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Architectural beauty in Japan.

Kokusai Bunka ShinkoМ„kai.

Architectural beauty in Japan.

by Kokusai Bunka ShinkoМ„kai.

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Published in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Japan.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1550 .K6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination162 p. (chiefly illus., plates, plans)
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6194339M
      LC Control Number56000794
      OCLC/WorldCa4919537

        'Beauty' as beheld in Japan through the ages I am impressed with the singular virtues of Japanese architecture. The parlor may have its charms, but the Japanese toilet truly is a place of.   Tokyo's ever-changing skyline is a diverse jumble of modern architecture, from soaring shards of glass to eccentric s living capsules. Ashley Rawlings picks Author: Ashley Rawlings.

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