Found in Chapter Two of " Six Chapters of a Floating Life. "
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Six Chapters of a Floating Life - Chapter Two - The Little Pleasures of Life
and scroll down to the paragraph commencing........
" When arranging miniature sceneries with flowers and stones in a pot......"
[ penjing ]
then scroll down further to the paragraph commencing........
" As to the planning of garden pavilions, towers, winding corridors and out-houses, the designing of rockery and the training of flower-trees......."
[ China & Chinese Gardens ]
" The little one himself, will become a thousand
and the small one, a mighty nation."
These words scribed around 730 years, Before Common Era.
To background this wonderful work in Chinese history.......
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Prologue Synopsis Gallery
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Six Chapters of a Floating Life
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Comprehensive Book Review & How to source the 1983 translation.
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Chinese-English 2006 version