Chinese writing and calligraphy
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Chinese writing and calligraphy by Wendan Li

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Published by University of Hawaiʻi Press in Honolulu .
Written in English


  • Calligraphy, Chinese,
  • Chinese characters,
  • Calligraphy, Chinese -- Technique

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWendan Li.
LC ClassificationsNK3634.A2 L4975 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23944798M
ISBN 100824833643
ISBN 109780824833640
LC Control Number2009047054

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