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Tibetan Calligraphy: How to Write the Alphabet and More

by Sanje Elliott & Sarah Harding

In Tibetan Calligraphy, Sanje Elliott shows us how to capture the elegance and grace of Tibetan calligraphy without prior knowledge of either Tibetan language or calligraphy. This beautiful book includes many...


The Golden Thread: A History of Writing

by Ewan Clayton

From the simple representative shapes used to record transactions of goods and services in ancient Mesopotamia, to the sophisticated typographical resources available to the twenty-first-century users of desktop...


Pagan Portals - Runes

by Kylie Holmes

The Runes are a set of 24 symbols which are steeped in history, myths and legends. This book offers practical and accessible information for anyone to understand this ancient form of divination.


Ourselves: Why We Are Who We Are

by Frank Smith

This book delves into how we come to terms with ourselves, with other people, and with the world in general. It is about how we come to be what we are, and to think the way we do. It is a book about influences...


Alphabetter Juice

by Roy Blount, Jr.

Fresh-squeezed Lexicology, with Twists

No man of letters savors the ABC's, or serves them up, like language-loving humorist Roy Blount Jr. His glossary, from ad hominy to zizz, is hearty, full bodied, and out...


Speculatype: A Transformative Approach to the Perception, Understanding and Creation of Latin Letterforms

by Barry Spencer

It is not commonplace to engage in a line of questioning that provokes a creative response that departs from the foundations of the Latin letterforms and their history. However, it's by taking something as implicitly...


Writing Japanese Katakana: An Introductory Japanese Language Workbook: Learn and Practice The Japanese Alphabet

by Jim Gleeson

This is an introductory workbook and guide to writing Japanese Katakana.

Writing Japanese Katakana has been carefully designed to facilitate the quick and easy mastery of the 46–character katakana alphabet,...


First 100 Chinese Characters: Simplified Character Edition: (HSK Level 1) The Quick and Easy Way to Learn the Basic Chinese Characters

by Laurence Matthews & Alison Matthews

This book is an easy and effective way to learn basic Chinese Characters.

All beginning Chinese language struggle to memorize and learn to write Chinese characters. The First 100 Chinese Characters adopts a...


First 100 Japanese Kanji: (JLPT Level N5) The Quick and Easy Way to Learn the Basic Japanese Kanji

by Eriko Sato

This is an invaluable study guide for learning basic Japanese characters.

The first 100 Japanese Kanji is intended for beginning students, or experienced speakers who need to practice their written Japanese....


Japanese Hiragana & Katakana Flash Cards Kit: 200 Japanese Flash Cards Featuring Both Phonetic Alphabets, Language Guide, Wall Chart and Native Speake

by Glen McCabe & Ph. D. Emiko Konomi

Learning to recognize and pronounce the basic hiragana and katakana phonetic alphabets is the first step in studying the Japanese language.

This set of 200 flash cards along with accompanying booklet, wall charts,...


Korean in a Flash Kit Volume 2

by Soohee Kim

Korean in a Flash Volume 2 continues the learning-tool advantage for people interested in learning Korean quickly and easily.

Flash cards are a great way to practice your ability to read Korean, write Korean...


Japanese Kanji Power: (JLPT Levels N5 & N4) A Workbook for Mastering Japanese Characters

by John Millen

Japanese Kanji Power is a workbook for mastering Japanese characters (Kanji) with the added power of a dictionary.

This resource is essential for the serious student looking to get an A in Kanji class or the...


Arabic in a Flash Kit Volume 1

by Fethi Mansouri

Arabic in a Flash: Volume 1 is an excellent Arabic language learning resource for beginning–intermediate students of Arabic.

These user–friendly Arabic flash cards continue to develop the language skills...


Ideography and Chinese Language Theory: A History

by Timothy Michael O'Neill

This book is a much-needed scholarly intervention and postcolonial corrective that examines why and when and how misunderstandings of Chinese writing came about and showcases the long history of Chinese theories...


The Elements of Style

by William Strunk Jr.

The Elements of Style is an American English writing style guide. It is one of the most influential and best-known prescriptive treatments of English grammar and usage in the United States. It originally detailed...


Alphabetical: How Every Letter Tells a Story

by Michael Rosen

How on Earth did we fix upon our twenty-six letters, what do they really mean, and how did we come to write them down in the first place? Michael Rosen takes you on an unforgettable adventure through the history...


The Golden Thread: A History of Writing

by Ewan Clayton

From the simple representative shapes used to record transactions of goods and services in ancient Mesopotamia, to the sophisticated typographical resources available to the twenty-first-century users of desktop...


Tackle Reading

by Kathryn Starke

Tackle Reading is a resource that will motivate children, support parents, and inspire teachers and fellow educators to love literacy. This book contains stories written by NFL players, celebrities, and authors...


Chinese Characters Learning & Practice Book, Volume 5

by S. W. Well

A series of simple books that answers all your questions about the fascinating ancient Chinese characters from their correct Stroke sequences to proper Mandarin pronunciations, all with the help of their most...


Chinese Characters Learning & Practice Book, Volume 4

by S. W. Well

A series of simple books that answers all your questions about the fascinating ancient Chinese characters from their correct Stroke sequences to proper Mandarin pronunciations, all with the help of their most...