Chinese Gardens

by Lou Qingxi

Chinese Gardens

Price:  US$20.16   (SGD28.00*)
Format:  Paper Back, 151 pages
Published:  2003, China, 1st Edition
ISBN:  7508503678
SB#:  040848 (170)

About This Book

This book is about the history, evolution, art and techniques of Chinese gardens and their architectures. The author contrasts Chinese gardens with natural scenery and notes that the beauty of Chinese gardens lie in their combining culture and art into one. The author examines the development of the classic Chinese garden, the different prototypes and the architectural theories formed over the years. He describes the meaning of these classic Chinese gardens to the Chinese, and the Chinese people's admiration of them. With black and white and color pictures. This book was published simulataneously in seven laguages. Translated to English by Zhang Lei and Yu Hong.

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