Description: Japanese Zen Gardens:
- A new handbook-sized edition of Japanese Zen Gardens. Japan's iconic zen gardens are revealed in Alex Ramsay's specially commissioned photographs and their history and meaning is explored in Yoko Kawaguchi's learned text. Yoko Kawaguchi's thoughtful and learned book illustrated with commissioned photography by Alex Ramsay, this book covers important examples of Japanese Zen temple gardens from the fourteenth century through to the twentieth century. It appeals to readers who are interested in gardens, garden design and garden history, as well as in Zen Buddhism and Zen aesthetics. It also serves as a useful reference book for travelers planning a trip to Japan to visit the country's temples.
Published June 1, 2017. Hardcover. 208 pages
Measurements: 8¾" x 8¾"
Brand: Quarto Publishing
Style Code: 1206919958