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The temples of Kyoto

Author: Donald Richie; Alexandre Georges
Publisher: Rutland, Vt. : C.E. Tuttle, 1995.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Temples of Kyoto takes you on a journey through these environs and presents twenty-one of these marvelous structures that are unique creations which, while quintessentially Japanese, somehow speak a universal languagereadily appreciated by people the world over. Donald Richie, called by Time magazine, "the dean of art critics in Japan," turns his attention to these twenty-one temples with scholarship and an eye  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Richie, Donald.
Temples of Kyoto.
Boston : Tuttle Publishing, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Richie; Alexandre Georges
ISBN: 9781462908578 1462908578
OCLC Number: 815509802
Language Note: Text in English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (167 pages) : color illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Introduction; The Temples of Kyoto; Enryaku-ji; Ishiyama-dera; Kiyomizu-dera; Mii-dera; Ninna-ji; Daikaku-ji; Byodo-in; Komyo-ji; Kennin-ji; Sennyu-ji; Chion-in; Tofuku-ji; Nanzen-ji; Tenryu-ji; Myoshin-ji; Kinkaku-ji; Ginkaku-ji; Higashi Hongan-ji; Shisen-do; Manshu-in; Enko-ji; Acknowledgments; Bibliography; Back Cover.
Responsibility: text by Donald Richie, photographs by Alexandre Georges.

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Take an illustrated tour of the marvellous temples of Kyoto with Donald Richie, "the dean of art critics in Japan."  Read more...

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