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Robert Morrison
Anglo-Scottish Protestant missionary to Portuguese Macao, Qing-era Guangdong, and Dutch Malacca. A pioneering sinologist, lexicographer, and translator
Robert Morrison


  • Horae Sinicae: Translations from the Popular Literature of the Chinese (1812)
  • Hsin i Chao Shu (1813) (external scan)
  • Translations from the Original Chinese, with Notes (1815)
  • A Grammar of the Chinese Language (1815) (external scan)
  • Urh-chĭh-tsze-tëen-se-yĭn-pe-keáou; being a parallel drawn between the two intended Chinese dictionaries, with Antonio Montucci (external scan)
  • A view of China for philological purposes, containing a sketch of Chinese chronology, geography, government, religion & customs (1817) (external scan)

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Works by this author published before January 1, 1924 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.