|Philippe Couplet, S.J. (1623-1693) : the man who brought China to Europe|
|Edited by Jerome Heyndrickx.
Jointly published by Institut Monumenta Serica, Sankt Augustin and Ferdinand Verbiest Foundation, Louvain.
Papers from an international conference held in Louvain, Belgium in 1986.
Includes: Ferdinand Verbiest Foundation, Philippe Couplet Study Project, Study on the 19th and 20th century Catholic missions in China / Jerome Heyndrickx, C.I.C.M. -- Philippe Couplet of Mechlin, a Jesuit in Belgium / Peter Gordts -- Philippe Couplet's missionary attitude towards the Chinese in Confucius Sinarum Philosophus / Claudia von Collani -- Towards a Chinese Church: the contribution of Philippe Couplet, S.J. (1622-1693) / Albert Chan, S.J. -- Couplet and the Dutch / Paul Demaerel -- European sojourn of Philippe Couplet and Michael Shen Fuzong, 1683-1692 / Theodore N. Foss -- Philippe Couplet: a Belgian connection to the beginning of the 17th century French Jesuit Mission in China / John Witek, S.J.-- Last voyage of Philippe Couplet / Edward J. Malatesta, S.J. -- Study of the prefaces to Ph. Couplet's Tabula Chronologica Monarchiae Sinicae (1686) / David E. Mungello -- Philippe Couplet in the writings of T. S. Bayer / Knud Lundbaek -- Recent developments in Chinese research on the Jesuit missionaries / Lin Jinshui 林金水.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -233) and index.