This cased volume contains more than a hundred sensitive colour photographs which convey the changing ambience as well as the architecture and artifacts of the Forbidden City (Palace Museum). From 1420-1911, the Forbidden City was the administrative and cultural nerve centre of the feudal Ming and Qing dynasties. The text includes accounts of historical events and Court procedures, anecdotes and poems. Bilingual in Chinese.
The Invisible Palace
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PublisherForeign Languages Press