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Last Taoist Immortality-Historical photos of China
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40+ incredible galleries of Historical photos of China (1850-1989)

Over the years we collected 40+ galleries of rare and amazing historical images of China. Hundred of photos describing China, from the late Qing Dynasty … Read more

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25 Western Depictions of Punishment during the Qing Dynasty

This collection of 51 images on crime and punishment in late Imperial China has gleaned from the 19th century Westerners’ China travelogues at the George … Read more

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Postcards of slow slicing during the Qing Dynasty (Graphic content)

A series of French postcards depicting one of the most gruesome punishments in China: Death by a thousand cuts (Lingchi). Death by a thousand cuts … Read more

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26 images of Torture punishments inflicted on adulteresses in ancient China

In ancient China, chastity was considered a very important virtue. Victim’s suffering and humiliation were important aspects of the Chinese tortures. Chinese ancient society was … Read more