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The Japanese Tea Ceremony: Cha-No-Yu (Tuttle Classics)

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andlt;bandgt;The tea cermonyand#8212;known as andlt;iandgt;cha-no-yuandlt;/iandgt;, or literally "hot water for tea"and#8212;has touched nearly every aspect of Japanese life.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;First published in 1933 as andlt;iandgt;Cha-No-Yuandlt;/iandgt;, or andlt;iandgt;The Japanese Tea Ceremonyandlt;/iandgt;, this classic remains the gold standard for books on the five-centuries-old tea ceremony, which is itself "an epitome of Japanese civilization." Abundantly illustrated with drawings and photographs showing every aspect of the tea ceremony, this book takes readers on a complete tour of furniture and utensils, architecture and gardens, and numerous other features of andlt;iandgt;cha-no-yaandlt;/iandgt;. Photos of tea bowls, teahouses and gardens reveal the exquisite artistry of the cult of tea.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;The Japanese Tea Ceremonyandlt;/iandgt; is a fascinating exploration of one of Japan's greatest arts and details the importance of the tea ceremony's history and traditions, its historical tea masters and its physical manifestations.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;This book includes:andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt;Descriptions of the many disciples contained within the broader framework of tea ceremony, including art, architecture, gardening and exquisite handicraftsandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt;The experiences of masters of the art over the centuriesandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt;Histories of the various schools and traditions of the art of teaandlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;

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First published in 1933 as Cha-No-Yu, or The Japanese Tea Ceremony, this classic remains the gold standard for books on the five-centuries-old tea ceremony, which is itself "an epitome of Japanese civilization." Abundantly illustrated with drawings of tea ceremony furniture and utensils, tearoom architecture and garden design, floor and ground plans, and numerous other features, The Japanese Tea Ceremony beautifully presents the art of the tea ceremony. Split into three parts, it expresses the importance of the history and traditions, the various masters of the art over the centuries, and the more physical manifestations in the art, architecture and garden design of this disciplined esthetic.

Synopsis:

Examines the five-centuries-old tea ceremony, which is considered the epitome of Japanese civilization

Synopsis:

First published in 1933 as Cha-No-Yu, or The Japanese Tea Ceremony, this classic remains the gold standard for books on the five-centuries-old tea ceremony, which is itself "an epitome of Japanese civilization."

The Japanese Tea Ceremony is a fascinating exploration of one of Japan's greatest arts and details the importance of the tea ceremony's history and traditions, its historical tea masters and its physical manifestations.

Synopsis:

First published in 1933 as andlt;iandgt;Cha-No-Yuandlt;/iandgt;, or andlt;iandgt;The Japanese Tea Ceremonyandlt;/iandgt;, this classic remains the gold standard for books on the five-centuries-old tea ceremony, which is itself "an epitome of Japanese civilization."andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;The Japanese Tea Ceremonyandlt;/iandgt; is a fascinating exploration of one of Japan's greatest arts and details the importance of the tea ceremony's history and traditions, its historical tea masters and its physical manifestations.

About the Author

The late andlt;bandgt;A. L. Sadlerandlt;/bandgt; was professor of oriental studies at the University of Sydney for 26 years, as well as professor of Japanese at the Royal Military College of Australia.

Product Details

ISBN:
9784805309148
Author:
Sadler, A L
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Foreword by:
Satoko, Iwasaki
Foreword by:
McCabe, Shaun
Foreword:
McCabe, Shaun
Foreword:
Satoko, Iwasaki
Author:
Sadler, A. I.
Author:
McCabe, Shaun
Author:
Satoko, Iwasaki
Author:
Sadler, A. L.
Subject:
Asia - Japan
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
Customs & Traditions
Subject:
Beverages - Coffee & Tea
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
tea history; tea quotes; tea sayings; sayings about tea; tea ceremony
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Tuttle Classics of Japanese Literature
Publication Date:
20080631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
over 160 illus; 16-pp. color insert
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8 x 5.13 in 12 oz

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"Synopsis" by , First published in 1933 as Cha-No-Yu, or The Japanese Tea Ceremony, this classic remains the gold standard for books on the five-centuries-old tea ceremony, which is itself "an epitome of Japanese civilization." Abundantly illustrated with drawings of tea ceremony furniture and utensils, tearoom architecture and garden design, floor and ground plans, and numerous other features, The Japanese Tea Ceremony beautifully presents the art of the tea ceremony. Split into three parts, it expresses the importance of the history and traditions, the various masters of the art over the centuries, and the more physical manifestations in the art, architecture and garden design of this disciplined esthetic.
"Synopsis" by ,
Examines the five-centuries-old tea ceremony, which is considered the epitome of Japanese civilization
"Synopsis" by , First published in 1933 as Cha-No-Yu, or The Japanese Tea Ceremony, this classic remains the gold standard for books on the five-centuries-old tea ceremony, which is itself "an epitome of Japanese civilization."

The Japanese Tea Ceremony is a fascinating exploration of one of Japan's greatest arts and details the importance of the tea ceremony's history and traditions, its historical tea masters and its physical manifestations.

"Synopsis" by , First published in 1933 as andlt;iandgt;Cha-No-Yuandlt;/iandgt;, or andlt;iandgt;The Japanese Tea Ceremonyandlt;/iandgt;, this classic remains the gold standard for books on the five-centuries-old tea ceremony, which is itself "an epitome of Japanese civilization."andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;The Japanese Tea Ceremonyandlt;/iandgt; is a fascinating exploration of one of Japan's greatest arts and details the importance of the tea ceremony's history and traditions, its historical tea masters and its physical manifestations.
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