Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 44/16
Scope and Contents
'Kung-wei T'ien-fu, T'ien-hsiung, T'ien-en en-ch'ai T'ien-wang hsia-f'an tzuo-chu chiu-jen k'ai-ch'uan T'ien-kuo mie-yao hsien-chi ping-chü lu-ch'eng shu': a copy of an undated detailed account of a group of Taiping rebels' campaign and battles from the day of the uprising in Taiping village on 29 September 1850 (24th day, 8th month, 30th year of Taokuang's reign) to joining the Taiping army of Hung Hs'iu-ch'üan [Hong Xiuquan] at Chin-t'ian on 24th November 1850 (21st day, 10th month, 30th...
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