What it really did mark was the awakening of China
. This awakening, long expected, had finally been given up.
And, strangest of all, these people were all made of china
, even to their clothes, and were so small that the tallest of them was no higher than Dorothy's knee.
Being thus delivered from a danger which, though I knew not the reason of it, yet seemed to be much greater than I apprehended, I resolved that we should change our course, and not let any one know whither we were going; so we stood out to sea eastward, quite out of the course of all European ships, whether they were bound to China
or anywhere else, within the commerce of the European nations.
The glorious prospect of his son's banishment to China
appeared to turn his brain.
was the grand mart for the furs collected in these quarters, the Russians had the advantage over their competitors in the trade.
"Then, brother," I replied, "you can return to your China
, post haste or at whatever haste you are bound to go, as I am not fit for so long a travel and, besides being ill, I am very much without money, while Emperor for Emperor and Monarch for Monarch, I have at Naples the great Count of Lemos, who, without so many petty titles of colleges and rectorships, sustains me, protects me and does me more favour than I can wish for."
Cutter put on her brocade and went among their friends soliciting orders for painted china
, saying that Mr.
If Phileas Fogg had left in the China
, one of the fastest steamers on the Atlantic, he would have reached Liverpool, and then London, within the period agreed upon.
I love dearly to go poking about in the warehouses with Uncle Mac; everything is so curious and new to me; and I'm specially interested in China
because you have been there."
Now, the clay is easily penetrable, and the original hole probably pierced a bed of china
The Dutch East Indies and China
have only seven thousand apiece, but in China
there has recently come a forward movement.
SOME Holy Missionaries in China
having been deprived of life by the Bigoted Heathens, the Christian Press made a note of it, and was greatly pained to point out the contrast between the Bigoted Heathens and the law-abiding countrymen of the Holy Missionaries who had wickedly been sent to eternal bliss.