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The Resource The lore of the Chinese lute : an essay on the ideology of the ch'in, R.H. van Gulik

The lore of the Chinese lute : an essay on the ideology of the ch'in, R.H. van Gulik

Label
The lore of the Chinese lute : an essay on the ideology of the ch'in
Title
The lore of the Chinese lute
Title remainder
an essay on the ideology of the ch'in
Statement of responsibility
R.H. van Gulik
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Cataloging source
ORX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1910-1967
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gulik, Robert Hans van
Dewey number
787.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Language note
Chinese words in Chinese characters, some transliterated or translated
LC call number
ML531.G87
LC item number
L6 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Qin (Musical instrument)
  • Music
  • Lute music
Label
The lore of the Chinese lute : an essay on the ideology of the ch'in, R.H. van Gulik
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223101021807
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General introduction -- Classical conceptions of music -- Study of the lute. Sources ; Origins and characteristics ; Disposition & discipline of the lute player ; Selected texts -- The significance of the tunes -- Symbolism. Symbolism of terms and names ; Symbolism of tones ; Symbolism of the finger technique -- Associations. Lute and crane ; Lute and plum tree; Lute and pine tree ; Lute and sword ; Some famous stories and much-quoted passages on the lute -- Conclusions -- App.1. Occidental literature on the lute -- App. 2. Chinese literature on the lute -- App. 3. The lute as an antique -- App. 4. The Chinese lute in Japan
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xix, 271 p., [13] p. of plates
Isbn
9789745241121
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., facsims.
System control number
  • 741375821
  • (OCoLC)741375821
Label
The lore of the Chinese lute : an essay on the ideology of the ch'in, R.H. van Gulik
Publication
Bar code
31223101021807
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General introduction -- Classical conceptions of music -- Study of the lute. Sources ; Origins and characteristics ; Disposition & discipline of the lute player ; Selected texts -- The significance of the tunes -- Symbolism. Symbolism of terms and names ; Symbolism of tones ; Symbolism of the finger technique -- Associations. Lute and crane ; Lute and plum tree; Lute and pine tree ; Lute and sword ; Some famous stories and much-quoted passages on the lute -- Conclusions -- App.1. Occidental literature on the lute -- App. 2. Chinese literature on the lute -- App. 3. The lute as an antique -- App. 4. The Chinese lute in Japan
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xix, 271 p., [13] p. of plates
Isbn
9789745241121
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., facsims.
System control number
  • 741375821
  • (OCoLC)741375821

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