Liu and the bird a journey in Chinese calligraphy by Catherine Louis

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Published by North-South Books in New York .

Written in English

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  • China

Subjects:

  • Voyages and travels -- Fiction,
  • China -- Fiction

About the Edition

A young Chinese girl has a dream that leads her on a long journey to her grandfather on the other side of the mountains. Includes activities intended to teach Chinese characters.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementwritten and illustrated by Catherine Louis ; calligraphy by Feng Xiao Min ; translated by Sibylle Kazeroid.
GenreFiction.
ContributionsFeng, Xiao-Min, 1959-, Kazeroid, Sibylle.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.L9387 Liu 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3418376M
ISBN 100735820503
ISBN 109780735820500
LC Control Number2005034729
OCLC/WorldCa62732563

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