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Chinese dragon

L. Newton Hayes

Chinese dragon

by L. Newton Hayes

  • 269 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Commercial Press in Shanghai .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dragons.,
  • Mythology, Chinese.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby L. Newton Hayes, with an introduction by Fong F. Sec.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 66 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13587872M
    LC Control Number26009167

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      Author Lin draws heavily from Chinese folklore in this book which is, IMHO, one of the best children’s chapter books of all time. Handbook for Dragon Slayers by Merrie Haskell. Aspiring author Princess Tilda is an independent-minded princess who has never even considered slaying dragons because of her disfigured foot. These Dragon Bookmarks would also be perfect as a Chinese New Year Craft for Kid s, don’t you think!? The red dragon would also make a lovely Dragon Bookmark for our Welsh readers on St David’s Day! First shared in Dec Dragon Corner Bookmark – Materials. Half of a square sheet of origami paper. We used 16cm x 8 cm, but it isn’t an.

    Chinese dragon mythology dates back at least 6, years and is still very popular in modern China. Chinese legends usually describe the dragon or "long" as being a mix of different creatures such as the snake, the horse and the deer, leading to speculation that the myth was originally created by combining the totem animals of early Chinese clans. Depictions in Art. In his book "All About Chinese Dragons," Roy Bates notes that the earliest existing decorative depictions of dragons in China date to the Neolithic era.


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