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Things Chinese (Antiques, Crafts, Collectibles) - 9780804841870

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9780804841870
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Overview

China's renowned art objects, furnishings, and handicrafts have long been sought by collectors and inspired designers. Through 60 emblematically Chinese antiques and items, Things Chinese opens up the world of Chinese culture.

The history, cultural significance and customs surrounding these exemplars of Chinese art and material culture come into dazzling focus through detailed descriptions and full-color photographs. Items covered include:
  • Bamboo furniture
  • Ivory carving
  • Snuff bottles
  • Mooncake molds
  • Musical instruments
  • Mahjong sets
  • Fengshui compasses
Things Chinese brings together China scholar Ronald Knapp, who describes the history and use of these Chinese artifacts in fascinating detail, and Michael Freeman, whose work has appeared in magazines such as the Smithsonian, GEO and Conde Nast Traveler, and here lovingly and richly photographs each.

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  • Cover Imprint (1-color): $1.00/book
  • Promo-Pages (full-color printed): $2.00 / single-sided page, inquire for additional pages
  • Belly-Band Wrap (full-color printed): $2.00
  • Set-Up Charge: $40 per decoration

Call for higher quantities. Standard turnaround for Customized Books 10 business days from proof approval. Standard turnaround for Bulk Books 3-5 business days. Rush service available. Product availability changes daily. Please confirm your quantity is available prior to placing an order. Customization options may be limited or unavailable based on product design, binding or cover artwork.

  • Product Details

    Author:
    Ronald G. Knapp, Michael Freeman
    Format:
    Hardcover
    Pages:
    144
    Publisher:
    Periplus Editions (HK) ltd. (October 10, 2011)
    Language:
    English
    ISBN-13:
    9780804841870
    ISBN-10:
    080484187X
    Weight:
    26.62oz
    Dimensions:
    8.5" x 9" x 0.6"
    Case Pack:
    16
    File:
    Eloquence-Simon_08202017_184523_onix21-20170820b.xml
    As low as:
    $18.46
    Folder:
    Eloquence
    List Price:
    $24.95
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