The Art of the Chinese Gardens


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The Art of the Chinese Gardens

Author: Yang Wenzhen
Order No. 3032

ISBN-13: 9787503216022

ISBN-10: 7503216026
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: China Travel and Tourism Press
Pub Year: 1999
Pages: 70
Size: 8.5 x 11
Language: English
Price: $24.50

An overview of Chinese garden design and horticulture, with examples of some of the best imperial, private, botanical and famous gardens in China. Color photos throughout.

The book also examines classical Chinese gardens and their buildings, the differences between Chinese and Western gardens, aesthetic features and elements in Chinese gardens. Imperial gardens in Beijing and Chengde are covered in some detail, and private gardens in Shanghai, Suzhou, Nanjing, Wuxi, Yangzhou, Hangzhou, Shaoxing and Lignan are also included.

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Weight 1 lbs