By Young-tsu Wong
This publication is aimed toward readers and researchers who're attracted to chinese language backyard structure, the increase and fall of Yuanming Yuan and the background of the Qing dynasty. it's the first entire examine of the palatial backyard advanced in a Western language, and is abundantly illustrated with pictures and unique drawings. Young-tsu Wong’s attractive writing sort brings "the backyard of ideal brightness" to existence as he leads readers on a grand journey of its structure and history.
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Plan by Sylvia Lu Wong with reference to the map in YMYJ 1 between pp. 122–123 and to He Chongyi, Zeng Zhaofen’s work in YMYJ 1:81–92 References Ban, G. (1962). Hanshu [The History of the Former Han Dynasty], (Vols. 12). Beijing: Zhonghua shuju edition. Bo, J. (1955). Boshi changqing ji [Collected Works of Bo Juyi]. Facsimile reproduction of the ﬁrst Song dynasty edition. Beijing: Wenxue guji kanyinshe. 10 juan. References 21 Chen, C. (1980) Yuanlin tancong [Essays on Gardens]. Shanghai: Wenhua chubanshe.
122–123 and to He Chongyi, Zeng Zhaofen’s work in YMYJ 1:81–92 References Ban, G. (1962). Hanshu [The History of the Former Han Dynasty], (Vols. 12). Beijing: Zhonghua shuju edition. Bo, J. (1955). Boshi changqing ji [Collected Works of Bo Juyi]. Facsimile reproduction of the ﬁrst Song dynasty edition. Beijing: Wenxue guji kanyinshe. 10 juan. References 21 Chen, C. (1980) Yuanlin tancong [Essays on Gardens]. Shanghai: Wenhua chubanshe. Chen, C. (1994). On Chinese Gardens. Shanghai: Tongji University Press.