New Book Now Out
The 2015 edition of my Writing Systems has four more chapters, extensive revisions to other chapters, and many more illustrations.
‘the best linguistic introduction to the study of writing systems now available’ — Language
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散 復 生
── 這雙姓名是我最初中文老師取的。 周文王有「四友」, 一位是散宜生。① 第 21 世紀姓散的, 或許只有我 !
①『惟文王, 尙克修 和我有夏, 亦惟 有若 … 散 宜 生 … 無能往來, 兹迪 彝教, 文王蔑德 降于國人。』 尙書 5.16 (君奭), 12–13。
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