WENMING DE SHOUWANG: GUJI BAOHU DE LISHI YU TANSUO. Bastions of Civilization: A History and Exploration of Ancient Book Conservation. Beijing, 2006. 219 pp. Colour plates and illustrations throughout. 29x23 cm. Wrappers.
Illustrates fine and rare Chinese Buddhist sutras, books, illustrated works and maps dating from the Western Liang through to the Qing dynasty. Following sections discuss the management, conservation and restoration of these works at institutions in China. Colour illustrations throughout. Produced by, and based on an exhibition at, the National Library of China. Text in Chinese.
Subjects: Rare Books Conservation
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 683 in printed List 192.
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