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Author Inn, Henry, illus.

Title Chinese houses and gardens : by Henry Inn ; edited by Shao Chang Lee.

Imprint Honolulu : Fong Inn's limited, 1940.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    722.1 INN    Available
Description xii p. 1 ℓ., [15]-16, 5-140 p. ill., plates ; 32 cm.
Note Added t.p. in Chinese and English: "A choice collection of garden and house pictures", by Henry Inn; edited by Shao Chang Lee, characters by Ch'en Shou-yi.
Contents Preface -- Introduction / E.C. Schenck -- Chinese houses and gardens in retrospect / Ch'en Shou-yi -- Foreign influence in Chinese architecture / Chuin Tung -- Chinese gardens: contrasts; designs / Chuin Tung -- Man and nature in the Chinese garden / Wing-tsit Chan -- The Chinese love of home and symbolism / Shao Chang Lee -- Photographic illustrations and drawings / Henry Inn.
Subject Architecture, Domestic -- China
Gardens -- China
Added Author Li, Shaozhang, 1891- ed.
Added Title A choice collection of garden and house pictures.

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