Wills, Geoffrey: JADE OF THE EAST. Tokyo, 1972. 196 pp. 162 plates in colour & b/w. Index, bibliography. 31x23 cm. Cloth, slipcase.
Wills discusses the different physical and chemical properties of jade and their geographic sources. He writes on the stone's visual fascination as well as the myths and legends surrounding it. Half the book concerns China. Born 346, Yang 2012.
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Was item 116 in printed List 192.
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