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An excellent book to learn Chinese calligraphy is: Chinese Calligraphy Made Easy by Rebecca Yue.

First published in the USA in 2005 by Watson-Guptill Publications. A division of VNU Business Media. Inc., 770 Broadway New York, NY10003 www.watsonguptill.com

First published in Great Britain in 2004 by Collins & Brown Limited The Chrysalis Building

Bramley Road London W10 6SP

CIP Catalog Control Number: 2004104323

ISBN: 0-8230-0556-9

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Thanks for that link; it's an excellent resource.

I'm studying calligraphy at BNU (two hours a week, as an elective) and it was good to read the section on preparing a new brish for first use, especially as I've just bought two from Liu Li Chang Xi Jie (Beijing).

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