The Resource Asian treasures : gems of the written word, Andrew Gosling

Asian treasures : gems of the written word, Andrew Gosling

Label
Asian treasures : gems of the written word
Title
Asian treasures
Title remainder
gems of the written word
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Gosling
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Asian Treasures: Gems of the Written Word showcases Asian writing, printing and books of beauty and historical significance that are housed in the National Library of Australia. Written by Andrew Gosling, former chief librarian for the Library's Asian Collections, Asian Treasures provides a fascinating glimpse into the remarkable pieces--old and modern--that the Library has acquired from the Asian region
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
895
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z688.O55
LC item number
G67 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
National Library of Australia collection highlights
Label
Asian treasures : gems of the written word, Andrew Gosling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 118-119)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; Buddhism and the Book in Asia; Islamic and Hindu Art and Writing; Confucianism and the Book; Japanese Books and Printing; Language, Print and Culture in Qing Dynasty China; Indonesian Writing Traditions; Maps, Prints and Early Western Missionaries in China
Control code
ocn785785340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (120 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780642277220
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a5953ddc-e7d2-44a7-887f-f78d7b4cc6a0
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35441549
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)785785340
  • pebcs0642277222

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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