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A dictionary of Chinese symbols : hidden symbols in Chinese life and thought

Author: Wolfram Eberhard
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Identifies and defines over 400 frequently used Chinese symbols giving greater insight into many aspects of Chinese culture.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eberhard, Wolfram, 1909-1989.
Dictionary of Chinese symbols.
London ; New York : Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1986
(OCoLC)569597341
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfram Eberhard
ISBN: 0710201915 9780710201911 0415002281 9780415002288
OCLC Number: 11970928
Language Note: Translation of: Lexikon chinesischer Symbole.
Notes: Translation of: Lexikon chinesischer Symbole.
Description: 332 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Lexikon chinesischer Symbole.
Responsibility: Wolfram Eberhard ; translated from the German by G.L. Campbell.

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