Title: A New Textual Criticism on the Author of Bianmin Tuzuan
Author: Duxinhao    
Jounal: 古今农业
YEAR: 2018
No.: 1
Page: 54-59
Abstract: Bianmin Tuzuan was a representative daily encyclopedia in Ming dynasty, there were many controversies on the basic issues such as the author of the book and the year of its publication. This paper analyzes scholars’ arguments on the author of Bianmin Tuzuan and clarifies its true author and first edition, and gives a brief introduction to the edition carved in Hongzhi era which was collected by Mansion Library in Japan.