Splendid Chinese Garden, The: Origins, Aesthetics, And Architecture


by Hu Jie

Splendid Chinese Garden, The: Origins, Aesthetics, And Architecture

Price:  US$31.68   (SGD44.00*)
Format:  Hard Cover, 239 pages
Published:  2012, USA, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9781602200104
SB#:  053882 (752)

About This Book

This wide-ranging study of the history, styles and significance of Chinese gardens is by the international authority who designed Beijing's Olympic Park. The traditions and beliefs which underpin the layout and contents of China's classic gardens are explored, living examples of ancient and modern gardens in Northern and Southern China are described and discussed with some 300 photographs and layout plans. With an illustrated glossary, list of overseas Chinese gardens, bibliography, dynastic chronology and index.


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