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This gorgeous guide to Japanese life chronicles more than 60 native Japanese objects. Each object featured is accompanied by detailed text describing its historical significance and place in everyday Japanese life. You'll learn about the origins and uses of everything from folding paper fans to lacquerware combs to ceramic tea bowls. The perfect introduction to Japan, Things Japanese offers an innovative look into this diverse and fascinating culture.

Synopsis:

A delightful look at over sixty objects that are uniquely Japanese

About the Author

Nicholas Bornoff, a film critic for the Japan Times', is the author of National Geographic Traveler Series Guide to Japan.

Michael Freeman began a full-time photographic career in 1973. He has photographed extensively for magazines such as Smithsonian and Conde Nast Traveler.

Product Details

ISBN:
9789625937823
Author:
Freeman, Michael
Author:
Freeman, Michael
Author:
ael Freeman
Author:
Bornoff, Nicholas
Author:
Mich
Publisher:
Periplus Editions (HK) ltd.
Location:
Singapore
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
Decoration and ornament
Subject:
History - Asian
Subject:
Decorative arts
Subject:
General
Subject:
Art-History and Criticism
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Edition Description:
Hardcover with Jacket
Series:
No Series
Series Volume:
00-17
Publication Date:
20020101
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
over 200 full-color photos and illus
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
9 x 9.5 in 33 oz

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