The Book of Tea


By author: Kakuzo Okakura
Number of pages: 176
Dimension: 6 x 9 Inches (US)
Original publication year: 1906
ISBN: 978-1-4290-1279-9
Series: Cooking in America
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Paperback
Availability: In stock.
Price:  $12.95 Qty: 
? Kakuzo Okakura's most famous book ? Influential in shaping Western understanding of East Asian tradition ? A classic
"Written in English by a Japanese scholar in 1906, ""The Book of Tea"" is an elegant attempt to explain the philosophy of the Japanese Tea Ceremony, with its Taoist and Zen Buddhist roots, to a Western audience in clear and simple terms. One of the most widely-read English works about Japan, it had a profound influence on western undertsanding of East Asian tradition."
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