Zhongguo Nongye Bowuguan ed: ZHONGGUO GUDAI GENGZHI TU. Farming and Weaving Pictures in Ancient China. Beijing, 1995. 29, 228 pp. 16 colour and numerous b/w illustrations. 27x19 cm. Boards.
From the Warring States to the Qing, this book illustrates and discusses farming and weaving pictures that have appeared in various media. Of particular interest are the woodblock illustrated books from the Song to the Qing, including the Gengzhi Tu Pictures of Tilling and Weaving). Little published on the subject. Dual texts in Chinese and English. Out-of-print and hard to find.
Subjects: Rare Books
Available, as of: 01/09/2019
Was item 714 in printed List 196.
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