GU JIAN YUANLIN JISHU. (The Craft of Traditional Chinese Architecture and Gardens). Beijing, 1983-2001. 5 bound volumes and 13 loose issues. Various paginations. Colour and b/w illustrations and b/w text and architectural drawings throughout. 18 vols. 26x19 cm. Cloth and paper.
GBP 1,000.00
Comprises parts 1-50 and 61-73 of this journal on ancient and traditional Chinese architecture, towns, cities and old gardens throughout China, their history, construction, layout, decoration, position in the landscape etc. Each part illustrated with numerous illustrations and drawings. Numerous contributions by eminent Chinese scholars. Main text in Chinese but the large majority of the issues have a list of contents in English. Very scarce.
Subjects: Architecture Gardens
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 328 in printed List 195.
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