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5 edition of Paper and printing in ancient China. found in the catalog.

Paper and printing in ancient China.

Berthold Laufer

Paper and printing in ancient China.

by Berthold Laufer

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Published by B. Franklin in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Printing -- China -- History -- Origin and antecedents.,
    • Papermaking -- China -- History.,
    • Books -- China -- History -- To 400.,
    • Civilization, Ancient.,
    • China -- Imprints -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1931 ed. printed for the Caxton Club of Chicago by the Pynson Printers, New York.

      SeriesBurt Franklin bibliography & reference series,, 492
      ContributionsCaxton Club.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ186.C5 L4 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination33 p.
      Number of Pages33
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5478669M
      ISBN 100833747940
      LC Control Number73188336


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