Wang Xingyi & Duan Yishan ed: XINJIANG CHUTU SHEYI WENSHU JIXIAO. (Transcribed, Translated and Annotated Explanations of Medical Documents Excavated in Xinjiang). Shanghai, 2016. 23, 490 pp. Full page colour plates throughout, colour text plates. 29x21 cm. Boards.
An interesting study and research reference comprising reproduction, transcription and annotation of 196 fragments of ancient Chinese medical documents dating from the Wei, Jin, Sui and Tang dynasties and excavated at sites in China's Xinjiang province. Many of the sites of excavation related to the Silk Road. Illustrated throughout and all text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Medicine Silk Road
Available, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 68 in printed List 189.
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