Many of these lived miserably as tenants on the farms of the gentry between Nanking and Hangchow.
The Sung fixed their capital at Nanking and afterwards at Hangchow.
Darkness fell again and swallowed up Peking and Hangchow, the great ports, the crowding junks, the noble civilization.
He is a native of Hangchow, in Chehkiang, a city famous in China for its coffins.
The best position for a port of that kind is at a point just south of Chapu on the Hangchow Bay.
This account of Hangchow is taken partly from Marco Polo, op.
The 'many persons at Venice' who have walked in the streets of Hangchow.
He also brought with him from Hangchow a famous Indian rock, and two cranes of the celebrated Hua-ting breed.
Another beautiful work is Dr. Main's leper hospital at Hangchow.
At Hangchow there lived a costermonger who understood how to keep oranges a whole year without letting them spoil.