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Zhuozhong zhi 酌中志
AuthorLiu Ruoyu 劉若愚, 1584-ca. 1642
Pub. LocationBeijing 北京PublisherBeijing guji chubanshe 北京古籍出版社
Date1994Phys. Desc.4, 5, 2, 221 p. ; 19 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberDS753.L54865 1994
Zhuozhong zhi 酌中志 / Liu Ruoyu zhu 劉若愚著.
"Zhuozhong zhi (about 1618), by Liu Ruoyu, eunuch of the late Ming period; notes on events and proceedings in the imperial palace, in particular under the last four emperors. One of the very few works written by a eunuch, highly relevant source for the events and life in the inner palace (written between 1628-1644). Cf. W. Franke, An Introduction to the Sources of Ming History, p. 105-105 (4.2.7).
Subject(s)Donglin shuyuan 東林書院
China--History--Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
China--Court and courtiers--Anecdotes
Eunuchs--China--Ming dynasty, 1368-1644--Observations of court life
Rec. TypeBookLanguageChinese 中文[簡體字]
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryEdition第1版Rec. #928