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Classical Gardens in China (Discovering China)

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An overall introduction to China's gardens, andlt;iandgt;Classical Gardens in Chinaandlt;/iandgt; showcases over 15 gardens in China that reveal the culture and history of a civilization. This book will not only enlightened the reader on the aesthetics of the Chinese garden, but also inform on its history over the course of several dynasties.

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An overall introduction to China's gardens, Classical Gardens in China showcases over 15 gardens in China that reveal the culture and history of a civilization. This book will not only enlightened the reader on the aesthetics of the Chinese garden, but also inform on its history over the course of several dynasties.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Liu Tuoandlt;/bandgt; received his BA and MA degrees in architecture in Tsinghua University. He currently serves as Director of the Architectural Art Research Institute under China Art Academy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781602201316
Author:
Tuo, Liu
Publisher:
Shanghai Book Traders
Author:
Maoru, Qiu
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
Gardening-Garden Structure
Subject:
Garden Design
Subject:
Chinese gardening; Chinese gardening history; Chinese garden aesthetic; classical Chinese gardens; Chinese garden photographs
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20111031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
90 color photos and hand drawings
Pages:
120
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in

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"Synopsis" by , An overall introduction to China's gardens, Classical Gardens in China showcases over 15 gardens in China that reveal the culture and history of a civilization. This book will not only enlightened the reader on the aesthetics of the Chinese garden, but also inform on its history over the course of several dynasties.
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