A Glimpse at the Art of Japan

by James Jackson Jarves

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

Written in English
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  • Ancient Oriental Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • General,
  • Asian
The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL11275505M
ISBN 100804814465
ISBN 109780804814461

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Excerpt from A Glimpse at the Art of Japan The orthography of Japanese proper names varies considerably among writers, but the author has fol lowed those who seem to be the best authority; and the objects described or engraved are chiefly taken from his Cited by: 3.

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