Author:John Kesson

John Kesson
Librarian at the British Museum, translator of German and Danish works.


  • A Complete Guide to the British Museum, with Richard Thomas Scott (1843)
  • The Cross and the Dragon, or, the Fortunes of Christianity in China; with Notices of the Christian Missions and Missionaries and Some Account of the Chinese Secret Societies (1854) (external scan)
  • "A Snail Supper" in Once a Week, Series 1, 3 (1860)



Works by this author published before January 1, 1926 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.