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The inner harmony of the Japanese house


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"The history of Japanese architecture is the history of the struggle with the pillar," writes architect and urban planner Ueda in this volume, which has sold some 300,000 copies in Japan. Breaking the Japanese living space down into its primary elements--shoji, partitions, miniature gardens, etc.--Ueda reveals the embodied patterns and sense of harmony. With 100 b&w photographs.
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Nitschke, Gunter
Kodansha International Ltd
Architecture, domestic
Trade Cloth
10.42x7.77x.80 in. 1.92 lbs.

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