Houses And Gardens Of Kyoto


by Daniell, Thomas (Text); Akihiko Seki (Photos)

Houses And Gardens Of Kyoto

Price:  US$40.04   (SGD52.00*)
Format:  Hard Cover, 224 pages
Published:  2010, USA, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9784805310915
SB#:  049095 (753)

About This Book

For over a thousand years, Kyoto has been the Imperial Capital of Japan and also the centre and cradle of the country's traditional culture. In this book, descriptions and contemporary photographs introduce Kyoto houses and gardens of different periods and styles. These include aristocratic villas, temple residences, merchant townhouses, traditional inns, private retreats and teahouses. Descriptions and location details are given for each place and important features of the history, architecture, furnishing or setting are noted. Bibliography.


* Actual charges are made in Singapore Dollars (SGD).   SGD1.00 = US$0.77