Pictograms, through which earliest mankind endeavoured to communicate, achieved their richest profusion in China, and gave rise to the world's most complex - and, many would argue, most artistic - written language. This book surveys some of the best recognized examples - not least the dozen animals signs that comprise the twelve-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac.'

Chinese Symbolism: The Sublime Language

SKU: 045077
$30.00 Regular Price
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  • ISBN

    9627283819
  • Authors

    Moss, Peter
  • Extent

    108
  • Format

    Hardcover
  • Year

    2006
  • Publisher

    Formasia Books

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