BEIJING WENWU JIANZHU DAXI: QIAO TA. Beijing Architectural Heritage Series: Bridges and Pagodas. Beijing, 2011. 2, 2, 4, 192 pp. Colour text plates throughout. 1 colour foldout. 29x22 cm. Cloth.
In a series of 10 well-produced volumes on aspects of the architecture of Beijing, this volume discusses ancient bridges and pagodas in and around Beijing. From the famous Marco Polo bridge (Lugou Qiao) and the bridges at the Summer Palace to little-known structures such as the Nangangwa bridge. A total of 14 bridges. This volume also shows 19 very fine pagodas in temples in and around Beijing - again, the famous and the little-known. All illustrated in colour and well-described. Near dual texts in Chinese and English.
Subjects: Beijing Architecture
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 273 in printed List 196.
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