François de Rougemont, S.J., Missionary in Ch’ang-Shu (Chiang-Nan)

Study of the Account Book (1674-1676) and the Elogium

Noël Golvers (Author),

Series: Leuven Chinese Studies 7

Category: History, History 1500-1800

Language: English

ISBN: 9789058670014

Publication date: February 10, 2000

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Size: 240 x 160 x mm



  1. Biography of F. de Rougemont, S.J.
  2. The manuscript of the Account Book
  3. General appreciation of the Account Book c.s. as an historical source
  4. Appendix: conspectus litterarum/de Rougemonts correspondence
  • Text and translation
  • Commentaries
    1. The topographical setting of the Account Book: The Christian topography of de Rougemont’s ‘parish’
    2. De Rougemonts movements inside his mission
    3. Social life: De Rougemont in Chines Society
    4. Priestly life
    5. The means of propagation and propaganda
    6. The material culture in the mission
    7. The finances of the mission
  • Appendices
    1. Latin text of the Elogium
    2. Analysis of the transcription system (by A.C. Dudink)
    3. Glossaries and indices on the basic text
    4. Indices on the commentaries

Noël Golvers

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