Travels in China


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A silken cord being made fast to the wrist of the patient is passed through a hole in the wainscot into another apartment where the doctor, applying his hand to the cord, after a due observance of solemn mockery, decides upon the case and prescribes accordingly. About court, however, a particular class of eunuchs only are entrusted with feeling the pulse of the ladies.3

3Barrow, J.n/an/an/an/an/a, , 348–349.

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Chicago: Travels in China in Primitive Behavior: An Introduction to the Social Sciences, ed. Thomas, William I. (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1937), Original Sources, accessed May 25, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=6HPLGS1R3FD2D5X.

MLA: . Travels in China, in Primitive Behavior: An Introduction to the Social Sciences, edited by Thomas, William I., New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1937, Original Sources. 25 May. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=6HPLGS1R3FD2D5X.

Harvard: , Travels in China. cited in 1937, Primitive Behavior: An Introduction to the Social Sciences, ed. , McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., New York. Original Sources, retrieved 25 May 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=6HPLGS1R3FD2D5X.