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ISBN13: 9784770015426
ISBN10: 4770015429
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Written in the early-20th century, this book on the meaning and practice of tea is less about tea than it is about the philosophical and aesthetic traditions basic to Japanese culture.

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megcampbell3, October 27, 2007 (view all comments by megcampbell3)
My surprise read of 2007, straight from the early 20th century. A delight, a revelation. A history of tea that turns out to be a precise, lovely and wise book about the ways of the world, from ancestral Japan. If asked today, this is the book I'd choose to have on an island if I could have only one. It is ideal.
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ISBN:
9784770015426
Foreword:
Sen, Soshitsu
Author:
Sen, Soshitsu
Foreword:
Sen, Soshitsu
Author:
Okakura, Kakuzo
Publisher:
Kodansha International (JPN)
Location:
Tokyo ;
Subject:
Coffee & Tea
Subject:
Home economics
Subject:
Ethnology
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Customs & Traditions
Subject:
Asia - Japan
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
Japanese tea ceremony
Subject:
Beverages - Coffee & Tea
Edition Description:
1st Kodansha paperback ed.
Series Volume:
no. 2
Publication Date:
July 1991
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160 p.
Dimensions:
7.18x4.36x.49 in. .31 lbs.

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Cooking and Food » Beverages » Tea and Coffee
History and Social Science » Anthropology » General
History and Social Science » Sociology » General
Religion » Eastern Religions » Japanese Philosophy
Religion » Eastern Religions » Tea Ceremony

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