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Japanese stone gardens

how to make and enjoy them.

by Kazuhiko Fukuda

  • 366 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by C. E. Tuttle Co. in Rutland, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Rock gardens, Japanese.,
    • Gardens -- Japan.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 307.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB458 .F84
      The Physical Object
      Pagination312 p. (chiefly illus., col. plates, plans)
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5446277M
      ISBN 100804803188
      LC Control Number73125562

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages (chiefly illustrations, color plates, plans) 32 cm: Contents: Classical stone gardens: landscape gardens (Kazan rockwork ; Shukkei rockwork ; Zen gardens ; Taoist paradise gardens ; Tea gardens) --Making a stone garden (Rock selection & arrangement ; Construction & spacing ; Garden paths ; Completing the garden). The glorious Ju Raku En garden opened in , within the campus grounds of the University of Southern Queensland. Sprawling over an area of three hectares, it took its Japanese designer three years to plan, and today it’s considered the most complex and authentically designed of all Australia’s large-scale Japanese landscapes.

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