Colophon in Chinese.
|Statement||compiled by Xu Xiaolong ; translated by Shao Da|
|Series||China"s national treasures|
|LC Classifications||NK4565 .X7813 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||147 p. :|
|Number of Pages||147|
|LC Control Number||2011369955|
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