Guo Lixuan: ZHONGGUO GUJI YUANKE FANKE YU CHUYIN HOUYIN YANJIU. (Research into Original Printings, Recut Printings, First Editions and Later Editions of Chinese Rare Books). Shanghai, 2015. 2, 1, 2, 462; 56, 255, 6, 376 pp. 630 pp. colour plates. 3 vols. 30x21 cm. Boards.
GBP 300.00
Large three-volume work studying the various editions of Chinese rare books, the large majority Ming and Qing dynasty. A very large selection of books are illustrated with various editions of books printed alongside each other for comparison. A welcome contribution to the the study of a difficult subject. Copiously illustrated. Text in Chinese. The first time we have managed to obtain this work. Out-of-print.
Subjects: Rare Books Printing
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 17 in printed List 197.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books,