Gate to Chinese Calligraphy
By Guo Bonan. 7.25" x 10.25", 67 pg, paperback. Bonan provides a thorough and concisely systematic introduction to Chinese calligraphy, organizing his presentation around twelve approaches to the art, including history, aesthetics and the techniques used to hone the calligrapher's skills. Illustrated with scores of famous calligraphic works, this book provides an eminently functional guide to the appreciation of Chinese calligraphy.