Beautiful Japan: A Souvenir

Overview

Slop along tree-lined streets filled with exclusive boutiques, stroll in ancient temple grounds, strike a business deal on the thirty-second floor of a chrome-and-glass skyscraper, get swept up in the crowds, or sip sake with newfound friends in a bustling neighborhood pub. Tokyo--once a maze of rice-paddies and quiet wooded villages called Edo--is now a tableaux of old and new, where wooden houses meet modern skyscrapers on streets with no names. Welcome to the gateway of the ...
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Overview

Slop along tree-lined streets filled with exclusive boutiques, stroll in ancient temple grounds, strike a business deal on the thirty-second floor of a chrome-and-glass skyscraper, get swept up in the crowds, or sip sake with newfound friends in a bustling neighborhood pub. Tokyo--once a maze of rice-paddies and quiet wooded villages called Edo--is now a tableaux of old and new, where wooden houses meet modern skyscrapers on streets with no names. Welcome to the gateway of the twenty-first century.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780804820547
  • Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
  • Publication date: 12/31/2030
  • Edition description: SPIRAL
  • Pages: 68
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 9.75 (h) x 0.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Narumi Yasuda is a leading Japanese landscape photographer whose work has appeared on calendars, and in numerous magazines and publications, including Nippon: Land of Beauty and Tradition and Japan: An Invitation (Tuttle).

Leza Lowitz holds a degree in English literature from UC Berkeley and a master's degree in creative writing from SFSU. She is the cotranslator of the art history book Japan: Spirit and Form (Tuttle) and has been a lecturer in English at Tokyo University.

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