YongleEmperor

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Li Wei Yang, Curator of Pacific Rim Collections, Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens, will discuss his discovery of a unique, sixteenth-century, Chinese encyclopedia at the Huntington Library. This presentation will not only discuss the journey of discovery and authentication but will also touch on implications associated with Chinese rare books found outside of China. Come learn the fascinating history of the encyclopedia and how this rare Jiajing period copy – one of only 419 volumes to survive – found its way into the Huntington collection.

$25 for 7-course Chinese dinner and presentation.

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Complimentary parking in the back of the restaurant or parking lot down the street, corner of Broadway and Bernard, $5 flat rate.

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DATE

Monday, May 6

TIME

6PM-9PM

PLACE

Golden Dragon Restaurant
960 N. Broadway
Los Angeles 90012

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