Chia, Lucille: PRINTING FOR PROFIT. The Commercial Publishers of Jianyang, Fujian (11th-17th Centuries). Cambridge, 2003. 472 pp. 78 illustrations. 2 maps. Bibliography, index. 24x16 cm. Cloth.
Based on an extensive study of Jianyang imprints, genealogies of the leading families of printers, local histories, etc., this is not just a history of commercial printing but also a wide-ranging study of the culture of the book in traditional China.
Subjects: Printing Rare Books
Can be ordered in, as of: 13/05/2013
Was item 363 in printed List 130.
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