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Japanese homes and their surroundings.
Morse, Edward Sylvester, 1838-1925
imprint
New York : Dover Publications, [1961]
description
372 p.
ISBN
0486207463
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imprint
New York : Dover Publications, [1961]
isbn
0486207463
catalogue key
932164
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Summaries
Main Description
In this book, the author writes about the more than 4 years he spent visiting hundreds of Japanese homes and learning as much as possible about their construction, design, furnishings, and relative merits. 307 illustrations.
Main Description
In this book the author writes about the more than 4 years he spent visiting hundreds of Japanese homes and learning as much as possible about their construction, design, furnishings, and relative merits. It is the only authentic record of the traditional home -- mats, lamps, screens, gardens -- from its general plan to the smallest decorative detail. 307 illustrations.
Main Description
This volume details the various indoor and outdoor features of traditional Japanese homes. Fully illustrated by the author, the book describes all aspects of Japanese domestic architecture and the Japanese garden.
Main Description
In this book, the author spent more than 4 years visiting hundreds of Japanese homes and learning as much as possible about their construction, design, furnishings, and relative merits. It is the only authentic record of the traditional home mats, lamps, screens, gardens from its general plan to the smallest decorative detail. 307 illustrations.
Main Description
A classic, groundbreaking text originally published in 1886
Table of Contents
The housep. 1
Types of housesp. 45
Interiorsp. 108
Interiors (continued)p. 185
Entrances and approachesp. 234
Gardensp. 273
Miscellaneous mattersp. 296
The ancient housep. 323
The neigboring housep. 336
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