|Author||Dai Zhen 戴震, 1724-1777|
|Pub. Location||Shanghai 上海||Publisher||Shangwu yinshuguan 商務印書館|
|Date||1955||Phys. Desc.||134 p : ill ; 19 cm.|
|Location||Stacks||Call Number||T27.C5 T35 1955|
|Kaogong ji tu 考工記圖 / Dai Zhen zhu 戴震著.|
Philological study of the topic (Diagrams of the Records of Technology). Note on Kaogong ji with reference to the original: "... earliest work with an interest for the historian of Chinese technology, the Kaogong ji (Record of the scrutiny of crafts). It is part of the Zhouli 周禮 and dates from the fifth century BC. It contains details of the making of carriages, weapons, boats, and musical instruments and details on compounding bronze."--Cf. Wilkinson, Chinese history, a manual, p. 667.