ISBN-10:
0810928221
ISBN-13:
9780810928220
Pub. Date:
09/28/1997
Publisher:
ABRAMS
Forbidden City: Center of Imperial China

Forbidden City: Center of Imperial China

by Dominique Morel, Giles Beguin

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Overview

The famous Forbidden City in Beijing, founded in 1405 and long closed to the outside world, is one of the greatest of royal palaces: a magnificent complex of residences, temples, and courts, seat of the great Ming dynasty of Chinese emperors. This book offers a privileged tour of the Forbidden City and by examining its artworks, history, and elaborate ceremonies reveals the world of imperial China over the five centuries of its greatest might and grandeur.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780810928220
Publisher: ABRAMS
Publication date: 09/28/1997
Series: Discoveries Series
Pages: 143
Product dimensions: 4.87(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.37(d)

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