ROBMS2 - NEW BOOK
Robinson, David M: MARTIAL SPECTACLES OF THE MING COURT. Cambridge and London, 2013. xiv, 423 pp. plus 6 pp. colour plates. 24x16 cm. Cloth.
Chapters on: The Royal Hunt during the Early Ming; Contrasting Images of the Royal Hunt; Equestrianism and Archery; New Views of Martial Spectacles: The Second Century of the Ming; Ming Imperial Menageries and Hunting Parks. An interesting study of grand displays of dynastic strength, imperial generosity and largesse, and military prowess.
Subjects: Court Life Armour and Weapons
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 32 in printed List 202.
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