Thursday, July 7, 2011

Shandong Province Library copy

Information on Tianwenlue copy at Shandong Provincial Library is as follows:

天問略一卷[葡萄牙陽瑪諾撰 明萬歷刻本 十行二十二字白口左右雙邊有刻工]

Tianwenlue. 1 volume. [written by Manuel Dias from Portugal; Ming block print from the Wanli era; page layout: 10 lines, 22 characters per line]

It is not clear if this copy is identical with the one mentioned by Albert Chan in his ARSI catalogue.

This copy needs to be checked.