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Gutenberg in Shanghai

Christopher A. Reed

Gutenberg in Shanghai

Chinese print capitalism, 1876-1937

by Christopher A. Reed

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Published by UBC Press in Vancouver, BC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementChristopher A. Reed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 391 p. :
Number of Pages391
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22589393M
ISBN 100774810408

  China Review International: Vol. 14, No. 1, Spring Christopher A. Reed. Gutenberg in Shanghai: Chinese Print Capitalism, ­ Contemporary Chinese Studies Series. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, xvii, pp. Hardcover $, isbn 0­­­8. This is a generous, learned book. Its five lavishly illustrated chapters outline .   Gutenberg in Shanghai by Christopher A. Reed, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(9).

Reed, Christopher, Gutenberg in Shanghai: Chinese Print Capitalism, (Honolulu, ) Spence, Johnathan, The Search for Modern China (New York City, NY, ) Powerpoint. Gutenberg in Shanghai. Chinese Print Capitalism, By Christopher A. Reed. [Vancouver, Toronto: University of British Columbia Press, xvii, pp. ISBN ] Gutenberg in Shanghai is a book about the industrial revolution in China's print culture and the ensuing rise of print capitalism 'with Chinese characteristics.'.

  This longest-established ebook project releases books that entered the public domain, and can be freely used in electronic format. World’s first ebook ever, created by the founder of Project Gutenberg Michael S. Hart, was officially added to the catalog in December – and, obviously, is still available for download.. Currently, there are over 50 thousand . Shanghai book store is huge with a large collection of Chinese books for all levels. The place is very big and has 7 floors filled with different type of books properly categorized. It was not crowded when we were there on Wednesday and hence, the place is quiet.4/5(33).


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