Chinese Symbolism and Art Motifs
By C.A.S. Williams. 472 pg., 5.5"x 8.5"paperback. This book is an unabridged reprint of the third edition of Outlines of Chinese Symbolism and Art Motives, published in Shanghai in 1941, a work that has become a standard reference volume for students of Chinese culture. Arranged alphabetically for easy access, the book contains many articles on Chinese beliefs, customs, arts & crafts, food, agriculture & medicine. Over 400 illustrations.