Item #130414 The Lure of the Japanese Garden. Alison MAIN, Newell PLATTEN.

The Lure of the Japanese Garden

Kent Town, Wakefield Press, 2002.

Small square quarto, xviii, 206 pages with numerous colour illustrations.

Papered boards; an excellent copy with the slightly rubbed dustwrapper lightly sunned on the spine.

'a tour of 120 gardens across Japan, covering a broader geographical spread than any other book available in English, [explaining] the gardens' physical aspects, and the historical, symbolic, religious and meditative meanings, purposes and allusions embodied in them' (dustwrapper).

Item #130414

Price (AUD): $40.00

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