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The book of tea

Author: Kakuzō Okakura
Publisher: [Auckland, New Zealand] : Floating Press, 1906. ©2009
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Book of Tea discusses the impact of ""Teaism"" on all aspects of Japanese culture and life. Kakuzo elaborates on the relationship between tea ceremony and Zen and Taoism. He also talks about the tea masters and their contribution to the tea ceremony. Kakuzo spoke English from an early age, and so was able to make his writings accessible to the Western mind.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kakuzō Okakura
ISBN: 9781775414933 1775414930 9781775567516 1775567516
OCLC Number: 876884024
Description: 1 online resource (88 pages)
Contents: Title --
Contents --
I The Cup of Humanity --
II The Schools of Tea --
III Taoism and Zennism --
IV The Tea-Room --
V Art Appreciation --
VI Flowers --
VII Tea-Masters.
Responsibility: Kakuzo Okakura.

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The Book of Tea discusses the impact of ""Teaism"" on all aspects of Japanese culture and life. Kakuzo elaborates on the relationship between tea ceremony and Zen and Taoism. He also talks about the tea masters and their contribution to the tea ceremony. Kakuzo spoke English from an early age, and so was able to make his writings accessible to the Western mind.

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