These ancient volumes are over two hundreds of years old. They are whole complete volumes set.Full of rare illustrations and maps into details. (around 250 illustrations, engravings and maps). They illustrate how emperor, empress, concubines, imperial family, warrior, dress in summer and winter, the occasion of national conference by rank, the imperial. Banquet, all the imperial palaces including yuanmingyuan and other palaces which do not exist any more... It well displays the imperial decorations inside the palaces, including astronomy observations, imperial instrument, banners, dragon umbrellas etc. Volumes 1 to 4 focus on Peking, Peking inner city, Peking outer city, imperial palaces, imperial gardens, emperors, empress, all the imperial lives..
Volumes 5 and 6 focus on the descriptions of all the provinces that composed such vast China empire. Book Volumes in Large Size: 25 cm × 18 cm.
The item "Ancient china chinese peking books maps carte illustrations chine chinois livres" is in sale since Monday, June 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "froghorse" and is located in Beijing. This item can be shipped worldwide.