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Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings

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SKU:
9784805308899
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Overview

Morse's publication is an idea book par excellence. … Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings is likely to continue to be a valued resource for some time to come."—David and Michiko Young

First published in 1886, this classic review of the Japanese house and garden remains an authoritative description of the architecture of the traditional Japanese home. The work of Edward S. Morse, a groundbreaking and imaginative inventor, academic, author and museum curator, this edition of Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings features an introduction by David and Michiko Young placing the book in its historical context and explaining its continued relevance.

Containing over 300 detailed illustrations and revealing important historical and cultural sources, Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings is a time-tested resource for architects and landscape designers alike. Chapters include:
  • House Construction
  • Carpenters' Tools and Appliances
  • City and Country Houses
  • Tearooms
  • Portable Screens
  • Household Shrines
  • Vestibule and Hall
  • Flowers
  • Bridges
  • Views of Private Gardens
  • Houses of the Aino

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  • Cover Imprint (1-color): $1.00/book
  • Promo-Pages (full-color printed): $2.00 / single-sided page, inquire for additional pages
  • Belly-Band Wrap (full-color printed): $2.00
  • Set-Up Charge: $40 per decoration

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  • Product Details

    Author:
    Edward S. Morse
    Series:
    Tuttle Classics
    Format:
    Paperback
    Pages:
    416
    Publisher:
    Tuttle Publishing (August 15, 2007)
    Language:
    English
    ISBN-13:
    9784805308899
    ISBN-10:
    4805308893
    Weight:
    14.64oz
    Dimensions:
    5.125" x 8" x 1.1"
    Case Pack:
    16
    File:
    Eloquence-Simon_10152017_091305_onix21-20171015.xml
    As low as:
    $14.02
    Folder:
    Eloquence
    List Price:
    $18.95
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