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Japanese gardens.

Japanese gardens.

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Published by Brooklyn Botanic Garden in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardens, Japanese.,
  • Gardens -- Japan -- Design.,
  • Landscape gardening -- Japan.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBrooklyn Botanic Garden record., Japanese gardens and miniature landscapes.
    SeriesPlants & gardens, 0362-5850 -- vol. 41, no. 3 (autumn 1985), [Handbook] -- #108., Plants & gardens -- new ser., v. 41, no. 3.
    ContributionsBrooklyn Botanic Garden.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination76 p., [4] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16006049M

    Japanese Gardens is an ambitious attempt to profile the finest gardens in Japan, while also highlighting lesser known, but equally accomplished landscapes in less-visited parts of the country. A celebration of Japanese landscape design, this book features gardens from Kyoto and Tokyo, as well as from the sub-arctic island of Hokkaido and the semi-tropical islands of Okinawa.   A fabulous, bonsai-filled book written by Monty with photos from Derry Moore - the dynamite duo who produced Paradise Gardens[a] sun-drenched exploration of the history of the gardens of Japan. * Daily Mail * An illuminating insight not only into the history and horticulture of some remarkable gardens but also into the Japanese culture and psyche * Gardens Illustrated *Pages:

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    In a book entitled ‘The Counties of Ireland’ (’s I think), John O Connor has a wonderful description of the Japanese garden: ‘ An exquisite piece of oriental sophistication in the middle of boglands with squalid towns which don ’ t even boast a public lavatory ’. Portland Japanese Garden is still closed to the public. But we have virtual garden tours, serene videos, and resources on Japanese culture for a little break and inspiration while you’re at home. Azaleas greet visitors as they enter the original five gardens through the Nezu gate.


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The Japanese Garden book published by Phaidon and written by Sophie Walker The Shinto gateway is a feature of many Japanese gardens. Pictured here, the Ise Jingū (Ise Grand Shrine), dating back to the 3rd to 5th century, Kofun : Harriet Thorpe.

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Plants and worn, aged materials are generally used by Japanese garden designers to suggest an ancient and faraway natural landscape, and to express the fragility of existence as. A fabulous, bonsai-filled book written by Monty with photos from Derry Moore - the dynamite duo who produced Paradise Gardens[a] sun-drenched exploration of the history of the gardens of Japan., Daily Mail An illuminating insight not only into the history and horticulture of some remarkable gardens but also into the Japanese culture and psyche, Gardens Illustrated/5(30).

Japanese Gardens Symbolism and Design Seiko Goto and Takahiro Naka First published by Routledge First issued in hardback Reviewed edition: Hardback ISBN: (pbk) ISBN: (hbk) The intention of the book is described on page one as followed: The unique beauty of the Japanese garden stems from its spirituality and rich.

Japanese Gardens is an ambitious attempt to profile the finest gardens in Japan, while also highlighting lesser known, but equally accomplished landscapes in less-visited parts of the country.A celebration of Japanese landscape design, this book features gardens from Kyoto.

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