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Japanese architecture : a short history / A.L. Sadler ; with a new foreword by Mira Locher.

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Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 720.952 SAD (Text) 78551000528012 Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9784805310434
  • ISBN: 480531043X
  • Physical Description: 288 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Tokyo ; Tuttle Pub., c2009.

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General Note: Originally published: A short history of Japanese architecture, 1963.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword -- Preface -- I. Introduction -- II. Early period (660 B.C.-A.D. 540) -- III. The introduction of Buddhism. Asuka period (540-640) -- IV. Hakuho period (640-720) -- V. Tempyo period (720-780) -- VI. Heian period (780-1190) -- VII. Kamakura period (1190-1340) -- VIII. Muromachi period (1340-1570) -- IX. Momoyama period (1570-1616) -- X. Edo period (1616-1860) -- XI. The Shogun's reception of the emperor -- XII. Building regulations in the Tokugawa period -- XII. Shoji, Fusuma, and ceilings -- XIV. Privy and bathroom -- XV. The kitchen -- XVI. The architect -- Appendices -- Bibliography -- Plates -- Index.
Subject: Architecture > Japan > History.

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