A Paradise Lost—The Imperial Garden Yuanming Yuan (Bilingual)
Author: Wong Young-tsu
Tags: History,The Old Summer Palace
Published: September 1, 2010
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●For readers and researchers interested in Chinese garden architecture, the rise and fall of Yuanming Yuan and the history of the Qing dynasty;
●The first comprehensive study of the palatial garden complex in a Western language, amply illustrated with photographs and original drawings;
●In an engaging style, Wong Young-tsu brings "the garden of perfect brightness" to life as he leads readers on a grand tour of its architecture and history.