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A Life of Ts'Ai Lung and Japanese Paper Making by  Kiyofusa NARITA - Paperback - Revised and enlarged edition - 1966 - from Attic Books (SKU: 110002)

A Life of Ts'Ai Lung and Japanese Paper Making

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A Life of Ts'Ai Lung and Japanese Paper Making

by NARITA, Kiyofusa

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Tokyo: The Dainihon Press, 1966. Revised and enlarged edition. Paperback. Fine. 106 p. 18 cm. Colour tipped-in frontispiece and two colour plates within. 26 b&w illustrations. Pictorial softcover with transparent plastic cover.

First published in 1954, the book portrays the life of Ts'ai Lung, the inventor of paper. It then goes on to give a brief history of Japanese hand-made paper, ink-floating or marbled paper, patterned and watermarked paper and the first machine-made paper in Japan.

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Bookseller
Attic Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
110002
Title
A Life of Ts'Ai Lung and Japanese Paper Making
Author
NARITA, Kiyofusa
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
Revised and enlarged edition
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
The Dainihon Press
Place of Publication
Tokyo
Date published
1966
Keywords
Books on Books, Paper, Japanese Papermaking, Ts'Ai Lung
Bookseller catalogs
Paper;

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marbled paper
Decorative colored paper that imitates marble with a veined, mottled, or swirling pattern. Commonly used as the end papers or...[more]
fine
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