Xu Yinchi et al. ed: ZHONGGUO KEXUEYUAN TUSHUGUAN ZHENCANG WENXIAN TULU. The Pictorial Catalogue of Special Collections of Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences. Beijing, 2002. 13, 145 pp. 254 colour plates. 29x20 cm. Wrappers.
Captioned pictures of title-page spreads and contextual shots showing bindings, etc. of selected items from the Academy's collection of rarities, dominated by the western scientific treatises and journals that were presumably acquired in the 19th century. With a number of Chinese scientific and technical works and a small section of Chinese 'shanben', fine editions. Western items listed and captioned in the original language, otherwise in Chinese.
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 692 in printed List 190.
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