Museum on Paper: Treasures in Zhejiang

Author

Yu Jiji

Category

Chinese Culture

ISBN

978-7-100-16929-5

Word Count

0

PubDate

New Date

Currency

RMB

price

Original Ed

Transer

Group

中国出版集团公司

Publisher

The Commerical Press

Address

No.36 Wangfujing Dajie,Beijing,China

ZipCode

100710

Contact

Yu Dianli

Email

anxiaolu@cp.com.cn

Tel

+86 10 65241547

Fax

+86 10 65135899

Introduction

The paper museum series is organized by The CommercialPress. It is a collection of information about differentmuseums integrating audio, images, illustrations, andtexts. This book tells nearly 30 pieces of exotic treasuresdistributed in the land of Zhejiang.

Publishing House

The Commercial Press, founded 105 years ago, is the first modern publishing house in the history of Chinese publication. It was set up in Shanghai in 1897, and moved to Beijing in 1954, Starting with the publishing of textbooks for primary and middle schools, the The Commercial Press is the first modern publishing house in China. It was founded in 1897 in Shanghai, and was moved to Beijing in 1954. Now it engages itself mainly in the publishing of foreign academic works on philosophy and social sciences, Chinese language dictionaries and bilingual dictionaries, research works, textbooks and popular readers. Over the past century, the Press has taken it as its duty to broaden people’s outlook and promote education, and has made unremitting efforts to inherit the cream of Chinese culture and play an active role in introducing overseas new knowledge.The Press has, on average, an annual output of over 700 titles of publications including books and audio-visual products. The past 100-plus years have witnessed more than 40,000 titles published by the Press. Its representative publications include Ci Yuan (A Dictionary of Chinese Etymology), A Dictionary of Contemporary Chinese, The Xinhua Chinese Lexicon, The New Age Chinese-English Dictionary, The Chinese Translation of World’s Famous Foreign Academic Works (400 titles), The Biographies of World Celebrities (40 titles), Knowledge on the History of Chinese Culture Book Series (100 titles), and The Commercial Press Library (50 titles).The Commercial Press has two periodicals, The World of English and The World of Chinese, as well as an electronic audio-visual publishing center. The Electronic Audio-visual Publishing Center of the Commercial Press focuses on the development of audio-visual products and electronic publications on social sciences, natural sciences and education.