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Beaute du Geste

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ISBN-10: 1556432194

ISBN-13: 9781556432194

Edition: N/A

Authors: Catherine David

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Description:

In this society in which the essential is generally considered incidental (which is reflected in the unbearable dullness of the contemporary man), Catherine David picks the essence from inconspicuous corners where it has been gathering dust and shows us how she uses it to unlock the gates leading to inner beauty. In this remarkable series of 26 linked meditations,The Beauty of Gesture,subtitled "The Invisible keyboard of Piano and T'ai Chi," the French journalist Catherine David explores the analogies between playing the piano and practicing t'ai chi chu'an. A serious pianist and student of martial arts, David draws on a wide familiarity with literary and philosophical texts to evoke the…    
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Book details

List price: $12.95
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
Publication date: 8/1/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 4.50" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.440
Language: English