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    [Chinese History]. Calligraphic Manuscript Record of Daling. A Local History or Gazetteer of Daling, Present-Day Guangdong Province. [N.p.: 1916]. Calligraphy by Han Houlin [copyist, with his seals in red ink], this is a brush and ink manuscript edition complete in two large octavo volumes [11.25 by 7.25 inches] of fifty-two and forty accordion-folded leaves.

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    Stab sewn binding of hand-made paper over calligrapher's waste board, labeled in black ink on the covers. Moderate soiling and rubbing, abraded in places, otherwise a very good example.



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    September, 2011
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