4 edition of Chinese houses and gardens found in the catalog.
Chinese houses and gardens
|Other titles||A choice collection of garden and house pictures.|
|Statement||by Henry Inn ; ed. by Shao Chang Lee.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 148 p. :|
|Number of Pages||148|
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This is my favorite book on the subject of Chinese house and garden architecture. As a Westerner, I think of gardens as gatherings of plants rather than manmade structures This book opened my eyes to see that Chinese gardens are more architectural in nature - they blend natural objects such as river-carved boulders with manmade walls, gateways and mosaic floor by: 3.
Chinese houses and gardens; by Henry Inn and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This is my favorite book on the subject of Chinese house and garden architecture.
As a Westerner, I think of gardens as gatherings of plants rather than manmade structures This book opened my eyes to see that Chinese gardens are more architectural in nature - they blend natural objects such as river-carved boulders with manmade walls, gateways and mosaic floor designs.4/5(1).
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Inn, Henry, Chinese houses and gardens. New York: Bonanza Books,  (OCoLC) Document Type. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Preface --Preface to second edition --Introduction / by Edgar C.
Schenk --Chinese houses and gardens in retrospect / by Ch'en Shou-Yi --Foreign influence in Chinese architecture / by Chuin Tung --Chinese gardens: contrasts; designs / by Chuin Tung --Man and nature in the.
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