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Dingzheng Kangxi zidian 訂正康熙字典. [Kangxi zidian 康熙字典]
AuthorZhang Yushu 張玉書, 1642-1711
Pub. LocationTaibei 台北PublisherYiwen yinshuguan 藝文印書館
Date1957Phys. Desc.2 v. (3598 p.) ; 18 cm.
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberPL1420.T5 1957
Dingzheng Kangxi zidian 訂正康熙字典 / [Zhang Yushu dengbian 張玉書等編.]
"A pronouncing and descriptive dictionary of Chinese characters."
" ... The largest of all the character dictionaries, the Kangxi zidian 康熙字典 (1716) contains a total of 47,035 characters, out of which as many as 20,000 (40%) are graphic variants. There are also many dead characters or characters that were used rarely or only once." -- Cf. Wilkinson, Chinese history, a manual, p.64.
Subject(s)Chinese language--Dictionaries
Rec. TypeBookLanguageChinese 中文
CollectionRicci Institute Library [J2]Rec. #1787