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Publisher Comments:

Eleven prominent styles of bamboo fence are presented, giving a basic understanding of the art form, with detailed building instructions and design ideas for each.

Description:

An excellent reference publication for anyone interested in bamboo fencing or Japanese gardens. Loads of sketches and colour showing how to split and construct Medake bamboo fencing.

About the Author

ISAO YOSHIKAWA

Born in Tokyo in 1940. Graduated from the Architecture Department of Shibaura Technical University. He established the Japan Garden Research Association in 1963. Presently chairperson of the Association. The honorary president of the Suzhou Society for study of Landscape and Gandens, China. The honorary president of the Hangzhou Society for study of Landscape and Gardens, China. He plays an active part as a scholar of Japanese gardens. a garden architect, a designer of stone art objects, etc.

Major books he has authored include "Bamboo fences" (Ariake Shobo, 1977), "Style of Famous Garden in Japan" (Kenchiku Shiryo Kenkyusha. 1978), "Details of Garden Design" (Kenchiku Shiryo Kenkyusha. 1978), "Pasing Stones and Stepping Stones" (Ariake Shobo, 1979), "Gardens in Kyoto" (Kodansha, 1981), "An Illustrated Dictionary of Bamboo Fence and Rock Arrangement" (Kenchiku Shiryo Kenkyusha, 1 9R4), "Japanese Garden Architects (Japan Garden Research Association. 1993) and "Making a Small Garden" (Boutique-sha Co.. 1996).

Product Details

ISBN:
9784889960808
Author:
Yoshikawa, Isao
Publisher:
Japan Publications Trading Company
Location:
Tokyo
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
Gardening
Subject:
Design and construction
Subject:
Japanese Gardens
Subject:
Fences
Subject:
Agriculture | Horticulture
Subject:
Agriculture | Horticulture and Gardening
Subject:
Gardening-Landscape and Design
Subject:
Agriculture | Horticulture & Gardening
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Series Volume:
14
Publication Date:
October 2001
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
32 full color pages, bandw illus.
Pages:
142
Dimensions:
7.2 x 9.8 x 0.4 in 1.119 lb

Related Subjects

Engineering » Construction » Do It Yourself
Engineering » Home Construction » Outdoor Structures
Home and Garden » Gardening » Construction
Home and Garden » Gardening » Garden Structure
Home and Garden » Gardening » Landscape and Design

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