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GLOSSARY GARDENS bu yi jing yi: walking through changing scenery jiejin: borrowed scenery lang: corridor loujing: view garden through a carved window men: gate, as in Tiannanmen, the heavenly (tian) south (nan) gate (men) penjing / penzai: potted landscape / bonsai qiang: wall qiao: bridge siheyuan: courtyard garden, literally four (si) sided (he) garden (yuan) tang: hall ting: pavilion yuan: garden ELEMENTS feng: wind hai: sea he: river hu: lake 164 glossary hua: flower shan: mountain shi: stone shu: tree shui: water DIRECTIONS AND MEASUREMENT bei: north (as in Beijing, the north capital) dong: east (as in Shandong Province, east mountains) nan: south (as in Nanjing, the south capital) xi: west (as in Xihu, West Lake) mu: traditional measurement of area, approximately 7,176 square feet ...

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ISBN
9780812207255
Print ISBN
9780812222142
MARC Record
OCLC
830022825
Launched on MUSE
2013-02-13
Language
English
Open Access
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