The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes

The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes

Theodora Lau ; Calligraphy and Illustrations by Kenneth Lau

Book - 2005
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Baker & Taylor
Explains the basic concepts of Chinese astrology, which is based on the lunar calendar, describes the characteristics of each of the twelve animal signs, includes advice on compatability, and features an updated look at the new lunar horoscopes through 2008. Original. 25,000 first printing.


Now in its fifth edition, this classic book celebrates its 25th anniversary with an updated look and all new lunar horoscopes through to the year 2008!

The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes remains the definitive, classic work on this fascinating subject and artfully combines the Eastern lunar calendar with Western solar–based astrology.

Discover which of the 12 animal signs you are and how 'the animal that hides in your heart' influences your outlook on life and your relationships with others. Find out the effects of the five elements, the four seasons, and the ascendant signs based on the hour of your birth. Look to the future and learn how you are likely to fare in the upcoming years. Read the personality profiles of East and West combinations, as well as the chapter on the 144 marriage combinations to see the relationships between the 12 lunar signs.

Publisher: New York : HarperResource, c2005
Edition: 5th ed
ISBN: 9780060777777
Characteristics: xxxix, 421 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Chinese horoscopes


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