Couple's Retreat Garden

Couple's Retreat Garden

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Couple's Retreat Garden (Chinese pinyin: u Yu n) located in Suzhou city, Jiangsu province, China is a famous classical Chinese garden. It is recognized with other classical Suzhou gardens as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.The original garden was built by Lu Jin, prefect of Baoning district, in 1874. It was purchased by Shen Bingcheng, the magistrate of Susong. who rebuilt it in its current form. He also changed the name to the Couple's Garden Retreat. This name refers to the garden's two parts and alludes to a couple. It is recognized with other classical Suzhou gardens as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.show more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • Commun
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135921215
  • 9786135921212