Classical Chinese For Everyone-A Guide For Absolute Beginners
Bryan W. Van Norden
Hackett Publishing Co.
128 pag. paperback 15 x 23 cm
In just thirteen brief, accessible chapters, this engaging little book takes "absolute beginners" from the most basic questions about the language (e.g., what does a classical Chinese character look like?) to reading and understanding selections from classical Chinese philosophical texts and Tang dynasty poetry.