Things JapaneseBook - 2002
This gorgeous guide to Japanese life chronicles more than 60 native Japanese objects. Each object featured is accompanied by detailed text describing its historical significance and place in everyday Japanese life. You'll learn about the origins and uses of everything from folding paper fans to lacquerware combs to ceramic tea bowls. The perfect introduction to Japan, Things Japanese offers an innovative look into this diverse and fascinating culture.
Publisher: [Singapore] : Periplus ; North Clarendon, VT : Tuttle Pub. [distributor], c2002
Characteristics: 143 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm