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3Novices:How students cheated in exams to get into China’s imperial civil service

A tiny book used by Chinese students over hundreds of years to cheat in civil service exams has gone on public display, according to a newspaper report.
The miniature version of the classic Confucian texts Four Books and Five Classics was shown at a collectors conference in Changsha in Hunan province, the Changsha Evening News reported.
The book is a little larger than a matchbox and its text the size of a grain of rice.
Long Guisheng, the manager of a Hunan store selling ancient books, told…
April 18, 2017 at 09:05AM http://ift.tt/2pbITjQ
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