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Author Liu, Tuo

Title Classical gardens in China / by Liu Tuo ; [translation by Qiu Maoru]

Publ Info New York : Betterlink Press, [2012]
2012
Edition English edition
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Arch  ARCH SB466.C5 T86 2012    AVAILABLE
Descript 118 pages : color illustrations, plans ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Discovering China
Discovering China (Better Link Press)
Note Chinese edition published 2010 by Shanxi Education Publishing House
Contents Preface -- ch. 1. Long-standing art -- ch. 2. Nature-like landscapes -- ch. 3. Deep implications -- ch. 4. Varied spaces -- ch. 5. Colorful scenes -- ch. 6. A fine display of famous classical gardens. 1. Yuan Ming Yuan (Old Summer Palace) ; 2. Yi He Yuan (Summer Palace) ; 3. Bi Shu Shan Zhuang (Chengde Mountain Resort) ; 4. Bei Hai Gong Yuan (Beihai Park) ; 5. Zhuo Zheng Yuan (Humble Administrator's Garden) ; 6. Liu Yuan (Lingering Garden) ; 7. Wang Shi Yuan (Master of the Nets Garden) ; 8. Shi Zi Lin (Lion Grove) ; 9. Cang Lang Ting (Blue Waves Pavilion) ; 10. Ji Chang Yuan (Garden for Lodging One's Expansive Feelings) ; He Yuan (He Garden) ; 13. Yu Yuan (Garden to Please) ; 14. Xiao Pan Gu (Xiaopangu Garden) ; 15. Gong Wang Fu (Prince Gong's Mansion) ; 16. Tui Si Yuan (Retreat & Reflection Garden) ; 17. Yu Yin Shan Fang (Mountain Cottage of Abundant Shade) -- Appendix. Translation of names accessible to visitors -- Appendix. Dynasties in Chinese history
Note Translated from the Chinese
LC subject Gardens, Chinese -- China
Gardens -- China
Landscape architecture -- China
Add Author Qiu, Maoru
ISBN 9781602201316
1602201315