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Classic bonsai of Japan

Author: 日本盆栽協会. ; ; John Bester
Publisher: New York : Kodansha International : Distributed in the United States by Kodansha International/USA, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This large-format volume illustrates the finest bonsai in Japan, including some priceless specimens as old as 1000 years, and each with a detailed caption.

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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 日本盆栽協会. ; ; John Bester
ISBN: 0870119338 9780870119330 4770014333 9784770014337 4770029926 9784770029928
OCLC Number: 20582767
Notes: Translation of: Nihon bonsai suiseki meihin taikei.
Includes index.
Description: 188 pages : color illustrations ; 38 cm
Contents: Foreword: Men and Trees / Hideo Aragaki 9 --
Plates 13 --
The Definition of Bonsai 139 --
The History of Bonsai / Hideo Marushima 140 --
Appreciation and Styles 157 --
Bonsai within the Japanese Tradition 168.
Other Titles: Nihon bonsai suiseki meihin taikei.
Responsibility: Nippon Bonsai Association ; translated by John Bester.

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