by Liu, Keli; Tibing Song
np/ nd [Yanshan, Beijing China; 1990). Folio. 283 pages. The definitive work on the Chinese Temple. Chinese and English Captions. Detailed Chinese text with rich color photography of the Chinese temples of which there are hundreds. Among the most well-known are the Tian Tan build in the 18th year of Yung Lo (Ming Dynasty), Xian Nong tan built in the 10th year of Chia Ching during the Ming Dynasty, the Mosque on Cattle Street built in the 14th year of Tong in the Liao Dynasty and many of the remote temples at Amony, Ningbo, Mt. Putuo and those located in the remote areas in far Western China. Bound in decorative paper covered boards lettered n red, spine lettering red, one bumped corner, housed in pictorial slipcase. A very nice copy.
(Inventory #: 015057)