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 Rare Book Excavation of Two Southern Tang Mausoleums
Report on the Excavation of Two Southern Tang Mausoleums. Published in 1957 in Beijing. The two mausoleums are: Mausoleum of Li Pein, founder and first ruler of the Southern Tang state; and Mausoleum of his son Li Ying at Kao-shan Mountain, Kiangsu Province. This extremely rare book 
( most were burned during the Cultural Revolution ) 
consists of 103 pages of text, all in Chinese,
 and 144 pages of photographs and illustrations, 
including 2 foldout maps and two foldout illustrations of rubbings. 
Also included is a 22 page summary in English. You will not find this book, in comparable condition, 
listed anywhere for less than $350.00 The book comes with the original cardboard box. Important reference resource for collectors and dealers alike. In excellent, almost new condition! This very large book measures 
14 3/4 inches by 10 1/2 inches.. Please look at the photos! More photos are available by request.


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