9781584560357

For the Love of the Binding : Studies in Bookbinding History Presented to Mirjam Foot

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  • ISBN13:

    9781584560357

  • ISBN10:

    1584560355

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2001-01-01
  • Publisher: British Library Board
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Author Biography

Roderick Whitfield is Percival David Professor of Chinese and East Asian Art, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.

Table of Contents

Foreword
At the Desert Gateway to Chinap. 1
The Blazing Beaconp. 9
Lost Treasures of the Silk Roadp. 31
The Peerless Cavesp. 51
Temples of the Pure Landsp. 71
A Millenium of Muralsp. 93
Conserving the Heritage of Mogaop. 105
Monasteries, Monks, and Manuscriptsp. 121
The Art Gallery in the Desertp. 133
Suggested Readingp. 137
Acknowledgmentsp. 138
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