|The China that was : China as discovered by the Jesuits at the close of the sixteenth century|
[De Christiana expeditione apud Sinas suscepta ab Societate Jesu. English]
|The China that was : China as discovered by the Jesuits at the close of the sixteenth century / L. J. Gallagher, S. J., from the Latin of Nicholas Trigault, S.J.|
First published, 1615, as Trigault's introduction to De christiana expeditione apud Sinas suscepta, ab Societate Jesu, originally written in Italian by Matteo Ricci as a mission diary and rendered into Latin by Trigault. cf. Pref.