Space and illusion in the Japanese garden

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Weatherhill, 1973 - Gardening - 229 pages
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Photographs highlight this study of the history and creation of the Japanese courtyard borrowed-landscape gardens

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Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS
7
List of Illustrations 7 Foreword
11
yi JTo Capture Alive
13
To Command a Good View
18
3y To Constitute a Shakkei Garden
29
To Capture with Tree Trunks
33
To Capture with a Woods
39
To Capture with Posts and Eaves
45
The Birth of the Courtyard Garden 39
59
Hidden Retreats in the City
65
12 Three Forms of the Courtyard Garden
70
jl A Distillation of Culture
75
14 Three Components of the Courtyard Garden
80
The Essence of the Courtyard Garden
86
Photographs
93
Commentaries on the Photographs
213

To Capture with the Sky
48
To Capture with a Stone Lantern 34
54
To Capture with a Window 37
57
Locations of Representative Gardens
227
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