WHITE, A: The Forbidden City: A Short History and Guide

White, Anthony. The Forbidden City: A Short History and Guide. London’s Editions, 2005. ISBN: 7800176207. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#29850) $12.00

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Text in English and Chinese. Plan. Beautifully illustrated. Measures 7.5×11.5 inches. French flaps. 64p.

The Forbidden City was built on the ruins of the Imperial Palace of the Yuan Dynasty. Includes an easy to follow map that identifies each court and the buildings in it as well as text guides.

COLEMAN, T: Dragons and Silk From the Forbidden City: The Genius of China, a Close-up Guide (New and Revised edition)

Coleman, Teresa. Dragons and Silk From the Forbidden City: The Genius of China, a Close-up Guide (New and Revised edition). Odyssey Publications, 1999. ISBN: 9622174892. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#28233) $12.00

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Beautifully illustrated. Small French flaps. 32p. Map. Covers the secrets of silk, the symbolism of the costumes, and more.