Barrett, T. H: THE WOMAN WHO DISCOVERED PRINTING. New Haven, 2008. 192 pp. Bibliography, index. Cloth.
GBP 15.00
By a historian with a keen interest in the history of the book in China, this is the story of the Empress Wu and the revolution in printing she inspired six centuries before Gutenberg, with new insights into politics, religion and technology in eighth-century (Tang) China.
Subjects: Printing Paper and Printing
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 339 in printed List 197.
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