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image of Painting a Map of Sixteenth-Century Mexico City; Land, Writing, and Native Rule

Painting a Map of Sixteenth-Century Mexico City; Land, Writing, and Native Rule

by Miller, Mary E. and Barbara E. Mundy, editors; with essays by Dennis Carr, et alia

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2012
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9780300180718
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New Haven: Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University, 2012. Hardcover. xv, 216p., exhaustive color reproductions and indispensable diagrams and discussion, hardbound in brown cloth boards gilt and interesting dust jacket. A fine big (11.5x9 inch) art book in fine condition: entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of Chinese Calligraphy: An Introduction to Its Aesthetic and Technique

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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1963. xvi, 230p., lightly shelfworn hardcover, later printing, a decent reading copy.
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£8.87
image of Catalogue of Twenty Western Illuminated Manuscripts from the fifth to the fifteenth century from the library at Donaueschingen, the property of His Serene Highness the Prince Furstenerg which will ber sold at auction .. Monday 21st June 1982

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London: the auction house, 1982. Hardcover. Realized price-list laid in (holograph annotation of a specially printed insert), 127p., illustrated with numerous color exhibit photos (of ms art and calligraphy) and doublespread endsheets showing the city of Donaueschingen. Hardbound item in 11x8.5 inch white boards mottled to resemble vellum and titled in red and gilt, placekeep ribbon bound in, and… Read more
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£18.47
image of The literati mode: Chinese scholar paintings, calligraphy and desk objects

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London: Sydney L. Moss, 1986. x, 322p., very good hardcover in dustjacket.
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image of Qian ming lian shu fa xuan ji  嵌名聯書法選集

Qian ming lian shu fa xuan ji 嵌名聯書法選集

by Zhang Jiaxu; Zhang Huo 張家修; 張活

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Published
2003
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Vallejo: Northpole Light Pub. House, 2003. 168p., paperback, 8.5x11 inches, very good. Famous Chinese couplets as written by two Chinese immigrant calligraphers.
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image of Inscribed Landscapes; Travel Writing from Imperial China, Translated with Annotations and an Introduction by Richard E. Strassberg

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994. Hardcover. [xxv], 580p., b&w reproductions scattered throughout, 7.25x10.25 inches, cloth-covered boards, very good first edition in like dj. That grand physical perspectives correspond to inner perspective, is one of the ideas developed in the course of ancient in-country travel. A further philosophical approach to landscape was the practice of "inscribing" it: frontispiece shows… Read more
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Chinese calligraphy

by Ecke, Tseng Yu-ho

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Published
1971
ISBN
9780879231613
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£11.08

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Boston: Godine, 1971. 109p., paperback, third printing, very good. 8.76x11.6 inches.
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image of Sun Qianli Shu pu xu zhen ji

Sun Qianli Shu pu xu zhen ji

by Sun Guoting

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Published
1960
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Taibei: Yi wen yinshu guan, 1960. Unpaginated, bound with thread in traditional manner, large format, 10.25x14.25 inches, binding thread broken at one point. Facsimile of calligraphy.
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Huaisu Zi xu tie

by Huaisu

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Published
1961
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Taibei: Tai shan chu ban she, 1961. 30 leaves, bound with thread in traditional manner, large format, 10.25x14.75 inches, light handling wear. Facsimile of Huaisu's famous calligraphy.
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Sun Qianli Shu pu xu zhen ji

by Sun Guoting

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Published
1960
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Taibei: Yi wen yinshu guan, 1960. Unpaginated, bound with thread in traditional manner, large format, 10.25x14.25 inches, title label edgeworn. Facsimile of calligraphy.
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image of Tao zhai cang yi he ming liang zhong he ce  匋齋藏瘞鶴銘兩種合冊

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Shanghai: You zheng shu ju 有正書局, 1926. Unpaginated lithographed volume bound with thread in traditional format; facsimiles of calligraphy; pages toned, some edge stains. Seventh printing.
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£107.14
image of Zhang Lianqing shu zhen yan  張廉卿書箴言

Zhang Lianqing shu zhen yan 張廉卿書箴言

by Zhang Yuzhao 張裕釗

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Published
1937
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Shanghai: Wen ming shu ju 文明書局, 1937. Unpaginated lithographed volume bound with thread in traditional format; facsimiles of calligraphy; some toning, lower portion of the book curled from having slumped in a box for many years. Thirteenth printing.
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image of Yan Zhenqing Zheng zuo wei tie  顏真卿爭坐位帖

Yan Zhenqing Zheng zuo wei tie 顏真卿爭坐位帖

by Yan Zhenqing 顏真卿

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Published
1936
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Shanghai: Wen ming shu ju 文明書局, 1936. 22p., slender paperback bound with thread in traditional format. Paper evenly toned, very good. Twelfth printing of this facsimile reprint of the famous calligrapher's work.
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image of Ge yan zhai yao  格言摘要

Ge yan zhai yao 格言摘要

by Pan Linggao 潘齡皋

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n.d.
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n.p., n.d.. Slender unpaginated paperback, lithographed facsimile of calligraphic text, bound with thread in traditional format; paper evenly toned, very good. No publisher stated; Republican-era edition.
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image of Yan Lugong shu Yan Qinli bei  顏魯公書顏勤禮碑

Yan Lugong shu Yan Qinli bei 顏魯公書顏勤禮碑

by Yan Zhenqing 顏真卿

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Published
1936
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Shanghai: Wen ming shu ju 文明書局, 1936. Two unpaginated paperback volumes, bound with thread in traditional format, some toning, otherwise very good. Sixth printing of this edition, a facsimile reprint of the Tang dynasty inscription.
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image of Wang Liangchang zhuan shu qian zi wen  王良常篆書千字文

Wang Liangchang zhuan shu qian zi wen 王良常篆書千字文

by Wang Liangchang 王良常

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n.d.
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£33.25

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Shanghai: Qiu gu zhai 求古齋, n.d.. Accordion-folded booklet of 24 panels, undated Republican-era facsimile reprint of calligraphic inscription. Some foxing and toning, otherwise very good.
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image of Xi zi tie  習字帖

Xi zi tie 習字帖

by Deng Shiru 鄧石如

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Published
1920
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Shanghai: Jin bu shu ju, 1920. 16p., lithographed facsimile of calligraphic text, bound with thread in traditional format; paper evenly toned, very good. Second printing from this publisher.
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image of Mi Nangong shi qi tie  米南宮十七帖

Mi Nangong shi qi tie 米南宮十七帖

by Mi Fu; Zhu Suiliang 米芾;諸遂良

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Published
1936
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Shanghai: Wen ming shu ju 文明書局, 1936. 28p., lithographed facsimile of calligraphic text, bound with thread in traditional format; paper evenly toned, very good. 21st printing from this publisher.
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image of Tao Junxuan Long zang si bei  陶濬宣龍藏寺碑

Tao Junxuan Long zang si bei 陶濬宣龍藏寺碑

by Tao Junxuan 陶濬宣

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n.d.
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[China]: Shang gu shan fang 尚古山房, n.d.. [18p.], leaves folded accordion style, paper toned, otherwise very good. Republican-era facsimile reprint of Tao's calligraphy. 4.75x10.6 inches.
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image of Ming ta song gao ling miao bei  明拓嵩高靈廟碑

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Shanghai: Zhonghua shuju 中華書局, 1929. Slender paperback bound with thread in traditional format, paper toned, otherwise very good. 6x10.25 inches.
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