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Title: The History and Cultural Heritage of Chinese Calligraphy, Printing, and Library Work
Authors: IFLA Rare Books and Special Collections Section
Allen, Susan M.
Lin, Zuzao
Cheng, Xiaolan
Bos, Jan
Koopman, Sjoerd
Keywords: Subject::Rare books and manuscripts
Subject::Cultural heritage
Subject::Calligraphy
Subject::Printing
Subject::Libraries
Issue Date: Mar-2010
Publisher: De Gruyter Saur
Series/Report no.: IFLA Publications Series;Vol. 141.
Abstract: In China the tradition of a book society is longer than anywhere else in the world. Chinese paper making, calligraphy and woodblock printing date from very early ages, but have for a very long time remained almost unknown to the Western world. At the IFLA satellite meeting Chinese Written and Printed Cultural Heritage and Library Work in Hangzhou in 2006 the richness of present day book historical research and library activities in China has been presented by more than sixty papers. This fine selection reflects the width and depth of this extremely important and immense Chinese heritage. The Editors are Chinese and international experts on book history. (Open access since 14 August 2011)
URI: https://repository.ifla.org/handle/123456789/985
ISBN: 9783598220463
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