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By author: Kakuzo Okakura
Number of Pages:  176
Dimensions:  6 X 9 Inches (US)
Original publication year:  1906
ISBN:  978-1-4290-1279-9
Series:  Cooking in America
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• 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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