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In China the culture of a booklet society is longer than wherever else on the earth. chinese language paper making, calligraphy and woodblock printing date from very early a long time, yet have for a long time remained virtually unknown to the Western global. on the IFLA satellite tv for pc assembly chinese language Written and published Cultural historical past and Library paintings in Hangzhou in 2006 the richness of modern day ebook historic learn and library actions in China has been offered by means of greater than sixty papers. This high quality choice displays the width and intensity of this vitally important and vast chinese language history.

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And their width varied, the widest of which was 3 cm. 5 cm. to 2 cm. Each Du held one medical prescription. In 1983, the Underworld Guosuo was excavated, and in the No. 5 cm. Characters were inscribed on both sides with 5 columns on the front and 2 columns on the back. 3 Gu Gu was a kind of multi-faceted prism-shaped Jian made of a cut wood stick. It was used mainly to make character books, textbooks for beginners, or to deliver urgent documents of importance. It was often made of poplar and red willow.

It should also be calculated and delivered to the office. If anyone made trade and did not use the ‘Printed-paper,’ He had to use the private notebook. If there is no private notebook, he had to be plaint or indictment. D. 6 In a book of “Ai Ri Zhai Cong Cao” vol. ) was quoted. ) it said that: “in the summer of the 3rd year of Zhong He Period, the Emperor Luan Yu (Xi Zong) had stayed in Sichuan for three years. I was a secretary of the local government. I spent my summer holiday, and went to the Southeast part of Chengdu City to read the books.

Use of bamboo slips is not for respect. ” This order actually brought to an end the period of bamboo slips and silk scrolls, and the period of transcriptions began. ”3 In The Record of Classics, History of Sui: “Officers are dispatched to collect rare books. The one who collect (sic) one volume will be rewarded with silk. The original copy will be returned to the owner after being transcribed. ” Meanwhile, the copying of sutras is performed. “The rescript (sic) is issued that civilians are allowed to become monks.

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