Preservation of Chinese Traditional Books in Cultural Institutions in Taiwan (Chinese studies 5)

Preservation of Chinese Traditional Books in Cultural Institutions in Taiwan (Chinese studies 5)

By: Edward Martinique (author)Hardback

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Description

This text describes the preservation programmes at four cultural institutions in Taiwan: the National Center Library Rare Book Room; the National Palace Museum Repair Workroom; the Academia Sinica Fu Ssu-nien Library; and the Libraries of the National Taiwan University.

Contents

Description of collections examined; control of bookroom conditions; control of insect and fungal damage in books; overview of book repair techniques; stitching repaired fascicles; wrapped back binding; covering cases; propagation of Chinese rare books.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773482906
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 168
  • ID: 9780773482906
  • ISBN10: 0773482903

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