Chinese Characters

Chinese Characters

Their Origin, Etymology, History, Classification and Signification : A Thorough Study From Chinese Documents

Book - 1965 | 2d ed., enl. and rev. according to the 4th French ed. --
Rate this:
A series of etymological lessons classifies 2,300 Chinese characters, noting their modern and archaic forms, pronunciation, origin, semantic content, and variants, plus quotations of classical usage. Supplements include listings of phonetic elements and the primitives on which characters are based, an index of characters based on number of strokes, and other study aids.
Publisher: New York : Paragon Book Reprint Corp., 1965.
Edition: 2d ed., enl. and rev. according to the 4th French ed. --
ISBN: 9780486213217
Branch Call Number: 495.111 W645
Characteristics: 820 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further


Subject Headings

No similar edition of this title was found at OPL.

Try searching for Chinese Characters to see if OPL owns related versions of the work.

To Top