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Stone Bridge Press, Inc.

English - book pages - ISBN-10: 0893469866 - ISBN-13: 9780893469863

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In Japanese gardens, composition follows from placement of the first stone; all elements and plantings become interconnected. These eight essays on Kyoto gardens similarly begin with keen description and build into richly meditative excursions into art, Buddhism, nature, and science. Landscape architect Marc Keane shows how Japanese gardens are both a microcosm of the natural universe and a clear expression of our humanity, mirroring how we think, worship, and organize our lives and communities. Filled with passages of alluring beauty, this is a truly transcendent book about "experiencing" Japanese design.Marc Peter Keane has lived in Kyoto for 17 years and is author of Japanese Garden Design. He designs residential, company, and temple gardens.

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Craig Simpson

This is one of the best books that I have read so far in my life. You won't be disappointed.

Demotte Cunningham

Nice It has a nice story about how to always let go the past and fall in love.

John Peltier

It was damn awesome, sweet, the way of describing the romance was just marvellous

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