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The Resource Things Japanese : everyday objects of exceptional beauty and significance, Nicholas Bornoff ; photographs by Michael Freeman

Things Japanese : everyday objects of exceptional beauty and significance, Nicholas Bornoff ; photographs by Michael Freeman

Label
Things Japanese : everyday objects of exceptional beauty and significance
Title
Things Japanese
Title remainder
everyday objects of exceptional beauty and significance
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Bornoff ; photographs by Michael Freeman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Things Japanese takes a delightful look at over sixty objects that are uniquely Japanese. Each spread is dedicated to a different item everything from folding paper fans to lacquer ware combs and ceramic tea bowls. Each object is described in detail-giving the historical significance of the object, as well as its place in everyday Japanese life and illustrated with full-color photographs. Each item in the book is listed under its Japanese and English name, and a glossary is provided as an additional aid
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bornoff, Nicholas
Dewey number
952.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NK1484
LC item number
.B67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Freeman, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Decoration and ornament
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Civilization
  • Decoration and ornament
  • Manners and customs
  • Japan
  • Dekoration
  • Ornament
  • Japan
Label
Things Japanese : everyday objects of exceptional beauty and significance, Nicholas Bornoff ; photographs by Michael Freeman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 142)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn871047149
Dimensions
23 x 25 cm
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9784805313039
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)871047149
Label
Things Japanese : everyday objects of exceptional beauty and significance, Nicholas Bornoff ; photographs by Michael Freeman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 142)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn871047149
Dimensions
23 x 25 cm
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9784805313039
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)871047149

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