Chia, Lucille & De Weerdt, Hilde: KNOWLEDGE AND TEXT PRODUCTION IN AN AGE OF PRINT. China: 900-1400. Leiden, 2011. xv, 430 pp. A few b/w text illustrations. 25x16 cm. Boards.
The essays in this volume seek to explain and assess the diversity of printing in China from the 9th to 14th centuries when printing became widespread. Through an examination of the various influences on the production and reproduction of printed texts during this period, this work offers a comprehensive history of the first 500 years of printing in China.
Subjects: Printing Woodcuts
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 171 in printed List 202.
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