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The nature of the Chinese character

Author: Barbara Aria; Russell Gon Eng; Lesley Ehlers
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Nature of the Chinese Character presents a beautifully revealing and marvelously innovative glimpse into this elusive civilization through its written language. By interpreting the histroy and artistry of forty ideograms, this magical book unravels the mysteries of symbolic communication and offers stroke-by-stroke details to learn the proper way to create these characters with your own brush."--
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Aria, Barbara.
Nature of the Chinese character.
New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1991
(OCoLC)988374025
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Aria; Russell Gon Eng; Lesley Ehlers
ISBN: 0671728865 9780671728861
OCLC Number: 22273194
Notes: "A Running Heads book"--Title page verso.
Description: 96 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: text by Barbara Aria ; calligraphy by Russell Eng Gon ; illustrations by Lesley Ehlers.

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"The Nature of the Chinese Character presents a beautifully revealing and marvelously innovative glimpse into this elusive civilization through its written language. By interpreting the histroy and artistry of forty ideograms, this magical book unravels the mysteries of symbolic communication and offers stroke-by-stroke details to learn the proper way to create these characters with your own brush."--

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