SECRET TEACHINGS IN THE ART OF JAPANESE GARDENS: Design Principles, Aesthetic Values

Slawson, David A.

Published by Kodansha (1987), 1987
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Original brown cloth, quarto, 220pp. Illustrated with b/w photos and drawings Text is in 2 parts, the first "examines the art of the Japanese garden and . . . (the) three aspects of the Japanese garden experience. The second part contains a complete translation of the medieval Japanese gardening manual "Illustrations for Designing Mountain, Water, and Hillside Field Landscapes." Fine, quite clean and unworn in lightly worn pictorial dustjacket. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: Sm Quarto, 1987, PP.220, Explains The Fundamental Principles Of This Tradition And Describes How Those Principles May Be Applied To A Much Wider Range OF Environments Than Exists In Japan; Inscribed By The Author

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Title: SECRET TEACHINGS IN THE ART OF JAPANESE ...
Publisher: Kodansha (1987)
Publication Date: 1987
Binding: Hardcover
Edition: First edition.

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