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Luster of jade

Catherine Yi-yu Cho Woo

Luster of jade

poetry, painting, and music

by Catherine Yi-yu Cho Woo

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Published by San Diego State University Press in San Diego, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Woo, Catherine Yi-yu Cho -- Themes, motives.,
  • Arts, Chinese.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCatherine Yi-yu Cho Woo.
    SeriesUniversity research lecture ;, 7th
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX583.Z9 W662 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51 p. ;
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1048804M
    ISBN 101879691094
    LC Control Number93621575

      A great book to learn how to comfort and nature yourself with healing crystals: Make sure you become familiar with jade and its unique luster. Serpentine and quartz are far behind jade in terms of strength and toughness. If someone tries to sell you carved yellow jade, look closely around the carvings. If you can see stress, glue, fractures.


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Jade has increasingly little to say about herself as time goes on, other than the fact she is an author, but she’s plenty happy with this. Living in imaginary realities and having a legitimate excuse for it is really all she’s ever wanted.

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Amazon Jade is really Amazonite, Garnet Jade is green garnet, Honan Jade is serpentine, Indian Jade – aventurine, Oregon Jade – Jasper and so on. Jade is pdf than a stone; it is an ideal. Pdf 2, years ago, Confucius (Kong Qiu or Kongzi, B.C.) provided a list of likenesses between particular sensual qualities of carved jades such as luster, surface angularity, and veining patterns and qualities of perfected human character such as benevolence, loyalty, and virtue.

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