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

Author: Wolfram Eberhard
Publisher: London : Routledge, 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
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfram Eberhard
ISBN: 0415002281 9780415002288
OCLC Number: 18416687
Language Note: Translation of: Lexikon chinesischer Symbole.
Notes: Translation of: Lexikon chinesischer Symbole.
Description: 332 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Lexikonchinesischer Symbole.
Responsibility: Wolfram Eberhard ; translated from the German by G.L. Campbell.
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A guide describing more than 400 important Chinese symbols, explaining their esoteric meanings and connections. Their use and development in Chinese literature, customs and attitudes to life are  Read more...

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