China: An Outline of Its Government, Laws, and Policy, and of the British and Foreign Embassies To, and Intercourse With, that Empire

Parbury, Allen, 1834 - 419 頁

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第 420 頁 - Granville, one of Her Majesty's principal secretaries of state, is to give the necessary directions herein accordingly.
第 220 頁 - With regard to those of your majesty's subjects who for a long course of years have been in the habit of trading to our empire, we must observe to you, that our celestial government regards all persons and nations with eyes of charity and benevolence, and always treats and considers your subjects with the utmost indulgence and affection ; on their account, therefore, there can be no place or occasion for the exertions of your majesty's government.
第 202 頁 - AD 1793. cannot acquiesce in them. I again admonish you, O king, to act conformably to my intentions, that we may preserve peace and amity on each side, and thereby contribute to our reciprocal happiness.
第 415 頁 - India," it is, amongst other things, enacted, that it shall and may be lawful for his Majesty, by any such order or orders...
第 210 頁 - The foregoing are Articles of the Laws of the Empire of China according to which Judgement is passed on persons offending against them, without allowing of any Compromise or Extenuation.
第 413 頁 - PRESENT, The KING'S Most Excellent Majesty in Council. Whereas by a certain Act of Parliament, passed in the sixth year of the reign of His late Majesty King George the Fourth, intituled " An Act to regulate the trade of the British possessions abroad...
第 219 頁 - Your Majesty's kingdom is at a remote distance beyond the seas, but is observant of its duties and obedient to its laws, beholding from afar the glory of our Empire and respectfully admiring the perfection of our Government.
第 258 頁 - removal of the grievances which had been experienced, and for an exemption from them and others of the like nature for the time to come, with the establishment of the Company's trade upon a secure, solid, equitable footing, free from the capricious, arbitrary aggressions of the local authorities, and under the protection of the Emperor and the sanction of regulations to be drawn up by himself.
第 410 頁 - Peter were such as to have been expected in a man of his violent temperament, despotic in a barbarous country, and who in early life had been surrounded by flatterers and dissolute associates. But it would be foreign to the purpose of this work to enter into a discussion of this nature. The Russians date their civilization from his reign...
第 415 頁 - ... the said dominions ; and to make and issue directions and regulations touching the said trade and commerce, and for the government of his majesty's subjects within the said dominions ; and to impose penalties, forfeitures, or imprisonments for the breach of any such directions or regulations, to be enforced in such...