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.

WEI, M: Imperial Tombs of the Ming Dynasty

Wei, Ming. Imperial Tombs of the Ming Dynasty. Zhaohua Fine Arts Publishing House, 1980. Unmarked. Very Good. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). (#29409)

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Beautifully illustrated. 20p. Measures 7.25×10.25 inches.

Presently, the Ming Tombs are designated as a World Heritage Site.

BIANCHI, E: The Doge’s Palace in Venice

The Doge's Palace in Venice, book coverBianchi, Eugenia; Righi, Nadia; Terzaghi, Maria Cristina. The Doge’s Palace in Venice. Electra, 1997. ISBN: 8843559265. Unmarked. Very Good. Pamphlet. (#27201)

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Text in English.

Beautifully illustrated in color. 59p. Measures 6.5×9.5 inches.

Built in Venetian Gothic style, this palace is one of the main landmarks of the city of Venice in northern Italy.