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Peking Opera  
ISBN: 7-5085-0256-6    
Page: 128 pages    
Paper: 128g copper paper  
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 28.95
 
 

Tables of Contents
. Intriguing Facial Makeup /5
. Monkey Plays That Bustle With Noise And Excitement /10
. Anhui Troupes And The Birth Of Peking Opera /13
. The Art Of Listening, Old-Style Theaters /19
. The Stage And Props /25
. Four Roles Of Sheng, Dan, Jing And Chou /25
. Classic Plays /37
. Music And The Orchestra /54
. Acting /57
. Nan Dan, Or Men Playing Female Roles /63
. Performers And Performing School /67
. Generations Of Famous Actors /74
. Mei Lanfang, Famous Dan Impersonator /80
. Theatrical Companies And Old-Style Opera Schools /85
. Forms Of Performance /91
. Old Beijing In Peking Opera's Heyday /99
. Modern Peking Operas /103
. Singing, Dancing And Acting Skills /107
. "Realms" Of Acting /111
. Conventions Of Peking Opera /114
. Not Easy To Appreciate Peking Opera /118
. Peking Opera In Its Contemporary Era /123

 
           
 

 
           
     
     
   
Chinas Cultural Relics 
ISBN: 7-5085-0456-9  
Page: 164 pages      
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"    
Price: $ 35.95      
       
Table of Contents
. Prelude / 1
. Painted Pottery /3
. Jade Artifacts /15
. Bronze Ware /27
Figurines /43
. Mausoleum Sculptures Of Stone /63
Tomb Carvings And Murals /75
. Grotto Temples And Formative Art Of Buddhism /91
Gold And Silver Artifacts /109
Porcelain /119
.  Lacquer Works /147
Arts And Crafts /155
 
         
     
     
 
Chinese Foods
ISBN: 7-5085-0613-8  
Page: 151 pages  
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 35.95  
   
Table of Contents
• Introduction /1
• Traditional Foods /7
• Foods From Afar /17
• Tools Of The Trade /23
• Eating, The Chinese Way /31
• Home Gourmet For Everyon /39
• Foods And Festivities /47
• Delicacies From All Over /55
• Dining With The Minoritie /65
• The Etiquettes Of Dining /75

• The Art Of Tea /79
• Wine, The Beverage Of Romance /95
• Five Tastes In Harmony /107
• Chefs And Culinary Arts /115
• Foods And Health /125
• The Forbidden /133
• When Restaurants Race /141
 
       
       
 
Chinese Gardens
ISBN: 7-5085-0367-8  
Page: 151 pages  
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 28.95  
   

Table of Contents
• The Formation And Development Of The Chinese Garden /5
• Private Gardens Of Ming And Qing Dynasties /25
• Imperial Gardens Of The Ming And Qing Dynasties /71
• Garden Building Masters And Theories On Creating A Garden /119
• How To Appreciate The Beauty Of Gardens' Artistic Conception(Realm) /125
• The Tragedy And Revival Of The Famed Gardens /145

 
     
   
     
 
 
Chinese Folk Arts
ISBN: 7-5085-0611-1  
Page: 142 pages  
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 35.95  
   

Table of Contents
• Six Characteristics Of Chinese Folk Arts /7
• Social Context Of Folk Arts /33
• The Art World Created By Chinese Folk Arts /81
• Creators Chinese Folks /103
• Illustrations Of Various Chinese Folk Art Works /113
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Chinese Clothing  
ISBN 7-5085-0612-X    
Page: 160 pages    
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"    
Price: $ 35.95    
     
Table of Contents
. Preface /1
. Shenyi And Broad Sleeves /9
. Royal Ceremonial Wear /15
. Introduction Of Ethnic Minority Styles /19
. The Elegant Wei An Jin Periond /23
. The Thousand Faces Of Tang Costume /29
. Silk, The Silk Road And The Art Of Embroidery /39
. Beizi: A Song Style Garment /51
. Ming Garments As Seen In Classical Portraits /55
. The Official Uniform /59
. Ancient Armor Suits /67
. Qi Costumes-a Combination Of Manchu And Han Nationality's Clothes /77
. Civilized New Clothes And Improved Cheong-Sam /87
. Farmer & Worker Uniforms And Service-Dresses /95
. Professional Image And Professional Dresses /105
. Adornments And Fairy Tales /109
. Hats With Meanings /119
. Shawls And The Back Wrapping Cloth /125
. A Silhouette Of Tibetan Costumes /131
. Countless Ornamental Objects /139
. Keeping Pace With The World Fashion /151

 
       
     
     
     
 
Chinese Calligraphy
ISBN: 7-5085-0322-8  
Page: 128 pages  
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 28.95  
   

Table of Contents
. Calligraphy: A Culture Treasure of China /1
. Unique Chinese Characters /13
. Oracle Bone Inscriptions and Inscriptions on Ancient Bronze Objects /23
. Official Script And Later Scripts /31
. Four Treasure Of The Study /37
. Beauty Of Strokes /43
. Beauty Of Composition /47
. Beauty Of The Whole Work /53
. Reflection Of Excellent Skills Beyond The Work /59
. Convening The Emotions Of The Author /65
. Expressing Knowledge Of The Author /71
. Feelings , Dionysus And Cursive Style /75
. Calligraphy And The Traditional Chinese Culture Mindset /79
. Father And Son: Leaders Of The Times /91
. Two Masters Of The Tang Dynasty /97
. Three Masters Focusing On Temperament And Taste /101
. Contemporary Reform And Modern Brilliance /107
. Chinese Calligraphy Spreads Worldwide /115
. Appendix 1 The Dynasties Mentioned In This Book /125
. Appendix 2 List Of Main Illutrations /126

 
   
   
     
     
 
Chinese Vernacular Dwelling
ISBN: 7-5085-0370-8  
Page: 144 pages  
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 35.95  
   
 

Table of Contents
• Introduction: Chinese Vernacular Dwelling /1
• Huizhou Dwelling In Green Hills And Blue Waters /15
Ganlan Wood House And Storm-Tossed Bridge /29
• The City Along Jade Water And Full Of Historical Charm /43
• Harmonious Combination Of Chinese And Western Elements /55
Small Bridges, Flowing Streams And Cottages /69
Imposing Dwellings And Spacious Courtyard /83
• Natural Rhythm And Intelligent Conversion /95
• Comfortable And Harmonious Dwelling Prizing The Culture AndMartial Art /109
• Magnificent And Beautiful Dwellings /125

 
      
     
     
 
China's Museums
ISBN: 7-5085-0603-0  
Page: 206 pages  
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 35.95  
   

Table of Contents
• National Treasures /5
• Contributions Of China's National Minorities /39
• Tracing The Tracks Of History /67
• Treasures Of China's Stone Grottoes /91
• Underground Imperial Palacws /109
• Hua-Xia Civilization /123
• Assembly Of Talents: Arts And Literature /139
• Garden And Architectural Monuments /155
• Homes Of Our Forebears: Archaeology /179
• Marvels Of Heaven And Earth: Natural History /189

 
   
     
     
Chinese Tea
ISBN: 7-5085-0835-1  
Page: 138 pages  
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 35.95  
   

Table of Contents
• Eternal Tea Fragrance /1
• Good Tea From Remote Mountains /11
• The Art Of Tea-Making /21
• Well-Know People And Books About Tea /33
• The Spread Of Tea From China /47
• Lingering Taste Of Famous Teas /61
• Nice Utensils For Tea /83
• Chapter Eight Tea-Zen Affinity /89
• Tea Ceremony In China /99
• Tea-Drinking Customs /113
• Enjoy Tea-Time /125
• The Philosophy Of Tea /135

     
     
     
 
Ancient Chinese Inventions
ISBN: 7-5085-0837-8  
Page: 134 pages  
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 35.95  
   

Table of Contents
•  Brilliant Achievements Of Science And Technology In
Ancient China /1
•  The Four Major Inventions /11
•  Other Major Inventions( I ) /25
• Other Major Inventions ( II ) /55
• Other Major Inventions ( III ) /79
•  Miscellaneous Smart Inventions /103
•  Classical Works of Science /123
•  Appendix: Chinese Dynasties /134

 
     
     
 
Chinese Ceramics
ISBN: 7-5085-0834-3  
Page: 135 pages  
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 35.95  
   

Table of Contents
• Opening /1
• Primitive Colored Pottery /5
• Black Earthenware /15
• White Pottery And Primitive Porcelain /21
• The Terracotta Warriors And Clay Sculptures Of The Qin And Han /27
• Millennia Celadon /37
• The One-Of-A-Kind Tri-Colored Pottery /49
• The Age Of Porcelain And The Five Great Kilns /55
• Qinghua Porcelain With Chinese Ink And Wash /69
• Zisha-The Tase Of Tea /85
• Wucai Porcelain /91
• Fencai Porcelain /101
• Export Ware Of The Ming And Qing Qynasties /113
• The Trade Of The Artisans /123
• Contemporary Chinese Ceramics /129
• Epilogue /134

 
   
     
     
 
Chinese Festivals
ISBN: 7-5085-0836-X  
Page: 128 pages  
Paper: 128g copper paper
Dimensions: 6.69"  
Price: $ 35.95  
   

Table of Contents
• Chinese Festivals /9
• Traditional Festivals
   Laba Festival /10
   Preliminary Year /13
   Spring Festival/ 15
   Yuanxiao Festival /24
   Spring Dragon Festival /27
   Pure Brightness Festival /29
   Dragon Boat Festival /33
   Double Seventh Festival /39
  

• Statutory Festivals
   New Year's Day /56
   March 8 Women's Day /58
  

 

   
  • Festival Of The Minorities
   Nadam Fair /79
   Tibetan New Year /85
   Shoton Festival /87
   Bathing Festival /89
   Fast-Breaking Festival /91
   Corban Festival /93
   Torch Festival /95
   Pan Wang Festival /99
  
 
 
 
 
 
         
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