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Mao Dun former dwelling - binary courtyard - living room
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The Mao Dun former dwelling, hands over the road junction after Dongcheng District the round graciousness temple alley. Mao Dun in 1974~1981 years in this housing. The former dwelling is the binary central courtyard, the area 878 square meters. In the gate shade on the wall besets with by Deng Yingchao to write “the Mao Dun former dwelling” Jin Zihei the marble inscribed horizontal tablet. The front courtyard has north room three, thing side building each three, pours place room six between. West the side building is originally Mao Dun's meeting the reception room and the library. The east wing is a dining hall, other for family member and service personnels housing. The rear court has the north room six and west side building two, the north room is Mao Dun's work room concurrently bedroom originally.after Mao Dun passed away, the front courtyard has opened 2 exhibition rooms, exhibited Mao Dun before death material object and the picture, including at the beginning of the draft manuscript, the work the edition, the letter, the original handwriting and Mao Dun has edited literature the publication and so on, altogether 400. The rear court main room indoor maintains the original condition: Passes through the gate between is a living room, north the wall is 1 row of book shelf, the books according to it before death the original design emissions. Before the bookcase, sends 1 pair for single sand . The indoor east side puts writing desk 1 near the window. East the living room has the path bedroom, in the bedroom center traverse small bed 1, left side of the bed the document on several piles up is writing the clippings material which and the old age reading books memoirs reference old times the periodical as well as he usually collected. The bedroom wardrobe, seven buckets of cabinets were the past things from a former age. Left side depending in a wall chest of drawers, places the black japan ornamental engraving cinerary casket which Madame Comte lets. West the first north room wards off is specially “the Mao Dun library”, the adduction has the Mao Dun work and the book collection. in 1987 delimited the extent of protection and the construction controls the system region, the extent of protection is in the round graciousness temple back street 13th courtyard scope.

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