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Asian Gardens


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Indoor Bonsai
Indoor Bonsai
by Paul Lesniewicz
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The vast varieties of miniature trees you can grow indoors (including mini-bonsai trees only 3-6 inches tall). With color photos of spectacular examples. "Excellent guide...with specifics on individual plants."--N.Y. Times. 208 pages (84 in color), 4 3/4... (read more)

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The Splendid Chinese Garden: Origins, Aesthetics and Architecture
The Splendid Chinese Garden: Origins, Aesthetics and Architecture
by Hu Jie
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The Splendid Chinese Garden is an illustrated compendium on the classic gardens of China. It explains the history of the garden, the traditions and beliefs they represent, their aesthetic and the techniques used to create them. Also included are chapters... (read more)

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A Japanese Touch for Your Garden
A Japanese Touch for Your Garden
by Kiyoshi Seike
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Here is a concise introduction to the practical aspects of making a Japanese garden. Whether your garden is a spacious suburban lot, an office countyard, or a tiny inner-city backyard, you will find here hundreds of creative but time-honored ways to make... (read more)

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The Gardens of Japan
The Gardens of Japan
by Helena Attlee
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In Japanese gardens, visitors find nature condensed and displayed to perfection. Trees are trained and sculpted until they epitomize the very best of the trees' tree-like qualities; the finest natural landscapes are reproduced in miniature; and the... (read more)

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Japanese Landscapes
Japanese Landscapes
by Cotton Mather
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From the busy streets of Tokyo to the secluded shores of Kyushu, from the volcanoes of Hokkaido to the temples of Kyoto, the treasured landscapes of Japan are brought to life in this concise visual guide.<P>Drawing upon years of observation, Cotton... (read more)

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Herbal Bonsai: Practicing the Art with Fast-Growing Herbs
Herbal Bonsai: Practicing the Art with Fast-Growing Herbs
by Richard W Bender
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The author shares his innovative technique, providing you with advice on choosing the appropriate herbs for the kinds of bonsai you wish to create.... (read more)

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Ikebana: Step-By-Step Japanese Flower Arrangement
Ikebana: Step-By-Step Japanese Flower Arrangement
by Reiko Takenaka
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A unique approach to creating flower arrangements that are inspired by and faithful to your own ideas, with substantial advice on how to make the most of ikebana in daily life. 92 arrangements are on this book with step-by-step photo instructions for... (read more)

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The Zen Gardening Kit
The Zen Gardening Kit
by Abd Al-Hayy Moore
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Compose beautiful scenes and images to soothe the spirit with this desk-size garden complete with base, sand, rocks, and a miniature wooden rake. The accompanying fully-illustrated book is a general introduction to the art of Japanese gardening and the... (read more)

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Creating Japanese Gardens
Creating Japanese Gardens
by Philip Cave
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A combination of Japanese gardening philosophy with practical and beautiful gardening projects.... (read more)

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The Art of Japanese Gardens: Designing & Making Your Own Peaceful Space
The Art of Japanese Gardens: Designing & Making Your Own Peaceful Space
by Herb Gustafson
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This inspirational, photo-packed guidebook shows how to create a Zenlike, harmonious space, where every element has both a spiritual meaning and a practical purpose. Build walls, fences and paths that provide security and section off areas; contrast... (read more)

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Keiko's Ikebana: A Contemporary Approach to the Traditional Japanese Art of Flower Arranging
Keiko's Ikebana: A Contemporary Approach to the Traditional Japanese Art of Flower Arranging
by Keiko Kubo
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Keiko's unique approach to ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, combines traditional techniques with modern tastes. Her influences&#8212;which range from sculpture to today's Western floral styles&#8212;come together to create one-of-a... (read more)

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Indoor Bonsai for Beginners: Selection * Care * Training
Indoor Bonsai for Beginners: Selection * Care * Training
by Werner M Busch
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Dont buy a scrawny, mass-produced bonsai tree from the shopping mall. Grow your own by cooperating with its natural growth direction as you sculpt it into its greatest potential beauty. Learn how to pick a specimen, how to estimate its age, and how and... (read more)

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The Japanese Garden: An Inspirational Visual Reference to a Classic Garden Style, Beautifully Illustrated with Over 80 Stunning Photographs
The Japanese Garden: An Inspirational Visual Reference to a Classic Garden Style, Beautifully Illustrated with Over 80 Stunning Photographs
by Charles Chesshire
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An inspiring guide to one of the most mysterious and enduring types of landscape gardening... (read more)

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The Japanese Tea Garden
The Japanese Tea Garden
by Marc Peter Keane
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"A necessary addition to the library of any serious student."—The New York Times Sunday Book Review Almost every Japanese garden is influenced by the tea garden. Here, Marc Peter Keane describes the history, design, and aesthetics of tea gardens... (read more)

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The Bonsai Workshop (Our Garden Variety)
The Bonsai Workshop (Our Garden Variety)
by Herb L Gustafson
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Featuring photographs of the author's own bonsai specimens, this book discusses the principles of growth, and provides advice on growing, pruning, tools, shaping, trimming, potting, training and wiring. The author also suggests ways of displaying bonsai... (read more)

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The Art of Setting Stones: And Other Writings from the Japanese Garden
The Art of Setting Stones: And Other Writings from the Japanese Garden
by Marc Peter Keane
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Final book included in the BookSense White Box program for independent bookstores.... (read more)

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The Cherry Blossom Festival: Sakura Celebration
The Cherry Blossom Festival: Sakura Celebration
by Ann Mcclellan
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The most significant of the more than 175 varieties of Japanese ornamental trees featured, along with a discussion of Japanese garden design, and cultivation tips for home gardeners.... (read more)

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Creating a Japanese Garden: A Step-By-Step Guide to Pond, Dry, Tea, Stroll and Courtyard Gardens: Practical Advice, Projects and Plant Directory,
Creating a Japanese Garden: A Step-By-Step Guide to Pond, Dry, Tea, Stroll and Courtyard Gardens: Practical Advice, Projects and Plant Directory,
by Charles Chesshire
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Design your own Japanese oasis in one of the five classic styles, each brought to life with step-by-step projects.... (read more)

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Japanese Gardens
Japanese Gardens
by Guenther Nitschke
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The Japanese garden, like all gardens, is more than mere nature; it is nature crafted by man. It needs the hands of the designer to give it meaning. The Japanese garden belongs to the realm of architecture; at its best, it is nature as art. The phases of... (read more)

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Beginning Bonsai: The Gentle Art of Japanese Miniture Tree Growing
Beginning Bonsai: The Gentle Art of Japanese Miniture Tree Growing
by Shirley Student
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Writing for those with no bonsai experience, Larry and Shirley Student cover everything from buying the first plant to creating a miniature landscape of rocks, grasses and trees. In between, they describe different bonsai styles, list important tools... (read more)

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