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by Valery M. Garrett


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Ms. Garrett has addressed this shortcoming in her book Heaven is High and the Emperor Far Away

Ms. Garrett has addressed this shortcoming in her book Heaven is High and the Emperor Far Away. The book presents a historical and cultural overview of a city that has been at the cross roads of trade, commerce and diplomacy between the Middle Kingdom and the outside world since the Han dynasty.

British born Valery Garrett has lived in Hong Kong since 1973. Heaven is High and the Emperor Far Away: Old Guangzhou and China Trade. by Valery M. Garrett. Over 250 items from her collection were acquired and exhibited by the Victoria & Albert Museum in London for their permanent collection. A fashion designer turned full-time freelance writer, she specialises in Chinese culture and travel, especially Hong Kong and Guangzhou. 01(11 used & new offers).

Heaven is High and the Emperor Far Away: Old Guangzhou and China Trade. In the course of her book, Ms. Garrett provides us with many insightful glimpses into the prior identity of neighborhoods, temples and streets of Guangzhou. A Thoroughly Enjoyable Historical Overview of a Neglected Chinese City" - by Theo Bartus (Formosa). It is both useful for the armchair reader and the urban.

Through a richly illustrated text, this book recounts the vivid history of Canton, which in its heyday was the center of the China Trade and .

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Heaven is High, the Emperor Far Away recounts how Canton became, in its heyday, the centre of the China Trade and the wonder of the Far East. Here were the gardens that inspired the fashion of chinoiserie. Here the China Trade paintings, carvings, and fans made their way into art collections around the world. Please check with the seller.

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Heaven is High and the Emperor Far Away: Old Guangzhou and China Trade download epub
Humanities
Author: Valery M. Garrett
ISBN: 0195927443
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Oxford University Press (July 2009)
Pages: 210 pages