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Dando and the summer palace

Ronald Bassett

Dando and the summer palace

by Ronald Bassett

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Published by Macmillan in [London] .
Written in


Edition Notes

Statement[by] William Clive.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.B3194 Dal, PR6052.A764 Dal
The Physical Object
Pagination189 p.
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5448677M
ISBN 100333134192
LC Control Number73150589
OCLC/WorldCa659229

Book Palace Books, Crystal Palace, LONDON. likes 5 talking about this. Book Palace Books publishes books for collectors that we are proud to put on our own bookshelves. Consequently we take Followers:   First published in and then turned into a film of the same name in featuring Troy Donahue, Sandra Dee, Dorothy McGuire and Richard Egan, this classic romance is available for the first time in ebook format. Ken and Sylvia met twice at the Summer Place. The first summer they were in their teens. Their intimacy was without love. They'd met too early.

But in its heyday, the Old Summer Palace was the pinnacle of imperial Chinese grandeur, covering more than hectares ( acres) of immaculately curated Beijing terrain. Enter Britain’s Lord Elgin, and the story of how the Old Summer Palace came to ruin — a tale well known within China’s borders, but virtually unheard of outside them.   The bronze ox was originally gilded with gold foil. It was usually called the 'gold ox' but the gold foil was peeled off when the Summer Palace suffered from despoiling. It is said that another use of the bronze ox was to monitor the water level. The groundwork of Kunming Lake's east bank was built ten meters higher than the Forbidden City.

  The Summer Palace, in northwest Beijing, is said to be the best preserved imperial garden in the world, and the largest of its kind still in existence in is only a short drive (15 km) from central Beijing, but seems like another world. Most people find they need to spend at least half a day there, as there’s so much to see and enjoy. Author: Cindy Tang. Fine in Near Fine jacket. Book. 5 3/4 x8 1/2. Wilson, Sloan, A SUMMER PLACE. New York: Simon and Schuster, , First Edition, Hard Cover, red and white boards with red letters, 5 3/4 x 8 1/2, Fine/ Near Fine, pages. Faint teddybear stamp Price Range: $ - $


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