I am always interested in Chinese local garden history, which is why I reviewed the following book:
Bryant, Shelly. The Classical Gardens of Shanghai. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2016.
To read it please click here to go on newbooks.Asia.
Here is reproduced the short biography for Shelly Bryant available on the HKUPress website:
Shelly Bryant, poet, translator, teacher, researcher, and writer, splits her time between Singapore and Shanghai. She is the author of six poetry collections and two travel guides, and has translated more than ten books from Chinese to English.