Classic Comfort

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  • Title: Classic Comfort
  • Author: Edmund Trelawny Backhouse
  • ISBN: 9780340630501
  • Page: 291
  • Format: Paperback
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    1. Sir Edmund Trelawny Backhouse, 2nd Baronet 20 October 1873 8 January 1944 was a British oriental scholar and linguist whose work exerted a powerful influence on the Western view of the last decades of the Qing Dynasty 1644 1912 Since his death, however, it has been established that some of his sources were forged, though it is not clear how many or by whom His biographer, Hugh Trevor Roper, described him as a confidence man with few equals Derek Sandhaus of Earnshaw Books, the editor of Backhouse s memoirs, after consulting with specialists in the period, argues that Trevor Roper was offended by Backhouse s homosexuality and that Backhouse s undoubted confabulation was mixed with plausible recollection of scenes and details.

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