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Taction : the drama of the chisel, stylus, brush in oriental calligraphy / Ishikawa Kyuyoh ; translated by Waku Miller.

Author/creator Ishikawa, Kyūyō, 1945-
Other author/creatorLTCB International Library Trust.
Other author/creatorKokusai Bunka Kaikan (Tokyo, Japan)
Format Book and Print
Edition1st English ed.
Publication InfoTokyo : International House of Japan, 2011.
Descriptionxviii, 297 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Uniform titleSho : hisshoku no uchū o yomitoku. English
Added title page Taction : the drama of the stylus in oriental calligraphy
Series LTCB international library selection = Chōgin kokusai raiburarī sōsho ; no. 29
LTCB international library selection ; no. 29. ^A996433
Contents Taction : the wellspring of calligraphic expression -- Reciprocity : the yin and yang of calligraphy -- Verticality : calligraphy's spiritual orientation -- Melody : regularity, irregularity, and both -- Storytelling : plot development through taction -- Rhythm : meterless and stepped taction -- Communication : the modes of expression -- Brush dynamics : upright and sideways, jabbing and caressing, pushing and pulling -- Architecture : how characters come together -- Dance : movement seen and motion sensed -- Protoscripts : calligraphy and design -- Margin : calligraphy's larger context.
General noteAt head of title: LTCB International Library Trust/International House of Japan.
General noteTranslation of: Sho : hisshoku no uchū o yomitoku (Tokyo : Chuo Koron Shinsha, 2005).
General noteIncludes index.
LCCN 2011385768

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