Popov Athanasius Ferapontovich( Writer)
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Biography Popov Athanasius Ferapontovich
1828 - 1870
He graduated from the course at St. Petersburg Theological Academy, was dragoman spiritual mission in Beijing and a teacher of Russian language school in Beijing. Popov's first printed work was an article in the Journal of Industry "(1860,? 11):" On Customs and salt gathering in China for 1859 ". In 1861 - 1862 he. He printed correspondence of Russian trade in China in the newspapers "Cupid" and "Kyakhta Leaf" in 1863 - 1864 he. - In St. Petersburg Vedomosti, which put a few good sketches of everyday life and customs of Chinese. In 1865, Mr.. in "Proceedings of the Imperial Russian Geographical Society" placed him "a Chinese story about a trip to Jay-ho, the summer residence of Chinese emperors". After the death Popov published his "Travel notes of Hankow and Russian tea factories" ( "Notes of the Imperial Russian Geographical Society in the department of Statistics, 1871, t. II).