Chinese Gardens

Author

Category

ISBN

7-5085-0255-8

Word Count

100000

PubDate

New Date

Currency

RMB

Price

Original Ed

Chinese, English, French, Spanish, German, Russian, Japanese

Transer

English, French, Spanish, German, Russian, Japanese, Arabic, Korean

Group

Publisher

China Intercontinental Press

Address

B-601,Shengchanli Building,31 Beisanhuan Zhonglu, Haidian District, Beijing

ZipCode

100088

Contact

Zhenglei

Email

wzfxb@126.com

Tel

+86 10 82005046

Fax

+86 10 82005046

Introduction

The Chinese art of garden has a worldwide reputation. An important aspect of Chinese civilization, gardening art embodies the Chinese ideal of harmonious relations between humankind and nature, and Chinese people's yearning for a tranquil and beautiful life. This book, written by Qingxi Lou who is a professor of Architecture Department in Qinhua University, a renowned university in China, is both an academic work and a popular reader on Chinese gardening. It traces the history of Chinese gardening, puts its focus on the origins, styles and techniques of royal gardens, scholars'gardens in southern China, and gardens attached to monas-teries. It examines the internal relation between China's socio-economic development and traditional culture embodied in Chinese gardening.

Publishing House

China Intercontinental Press, under the authority of the State Council Information Office, is a multimedia, comprehensive foreign communication institution, whose main function is to make propaganda products. With its principle of "let the world know China, and let China know the world" and through various means and channels, this publishing house uChina Intercontinental Press, under the authority of the Information Office of State Council, is a multimedia, comprehensive foreign communication institution, whose main function is to make publicity products. With its principle of "let the world know China, and let China know the world" and through various means and channels, this publishing house uses both Chinese language and foreign languages to introduce to other countries such basic information as Chinese history, politics, economy, science & technology, education, culture, hygiene and the life of the Chinese people. Besides, it shows to other countries China's reform and opening up policy, economic development, social progress and the achievement in the harmonious development of socialistic material aspect of civilization, political aspect of civilization and spiritual aspect of civilization. Meanwhile, it also introduces other foreign countries and their cultures to the Chinese people.

Book publishing is one of the important businesses of the press. It uses various languages such as Chinese, English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Arabian, Russian, Portuguese and minority languages like Tibetan to scheme, edit and publish books, periodicals, picture albums, foldouts, posters, postcards etc. It also integrates the multi-media means including words, graphics, video, audio, music and animation and the website skills such as navigation, browse, switch, links and search to publish various electronic and audio publications.

After recent years of development, China Intercontinental Press has already formed eight series of overseas publicity publications, which are as follows: basic information about China, Sino-foreign relations, human China, nationality & religion, China in the eyes of foreigners, Sino-foreign cultural exchanges, local resources, and electronic publications. These efforts have paid off and helped establish the company's own brand.
ses both the Chinese language and foreign languages to introduce to other countries such basic information as Chinese history, politics, economy, science & technology, education, culture, hygiene and the life of the Chinese people. Besides, it shows to other countries China's reform and opening up policy, economic development, social progress and the achievement in the harmonious development of socialistic material aspect of civilization, political aspect of civilization and spiritual aspect of civilization. Meanwhile, it also introduces other foreign countries and their cultures to the Chinese people.

Book publishing is one of the important businesses of the press. It uses various languages such as Chinese, English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese Arabian, Russian, Portuguese and minority languages like Tibetan to scheme, edit and publish books, periodicals, picture albums, foldouts, posters, postcards etc. It also integrates the multi-media means including words, graphics, video, audio, music and animation and the website skills such as navigation, browse, switch, links and search to publish various electronic and audio publications.