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Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings (Tut Books. a)

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A classic text, Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings was originally published in 1886 by Edward S. Morse, a groundbreaking and imaginative inventor. Still considered an authoritative review of traditional Japanese architecture and landscape design, Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings contains over 300 detailed illustrations and reveals important historical and cultural sources, making it a time-tested resource for architects and landscape designers.

Synopsis:

A classic, groundbreaking text originally published in 1886

About the Author

Edward S. Morse, (1838û1925) a zoology professor from Maine, helped introduce modern scientific methods and thinking to the study of zoology, biology, sociology and archaeology at Tokyo University. He was awarded the (Second Degree) Order of the Sacred Treasure and the Order of the Rising Sun by the Japanese government.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804809986
Author:
Morse, Edward S.
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Location:
Rutland, Vt.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Domestic
Subject:
Interior decoration
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
Architecture, domestic
Subject:
Japan Social life and customs.
Subject:
Design & Construction
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Tuttle Classics
Series Volume:
no. 45
Publication Date:
20070815
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8.00 x 5.13 in 15.00 oz

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