This is a hardcover gift edition of the bestselling book written in 1906 by a renowned scholar. Kakuzo Okakura explains some of the enduring differences between the Eastern and Western minds in terms of the ancient Japanese tea ceremony. In addition to the formalities and beliefs associated with the ceremony, Okakura discusses the tradition's origins and history, the importance of floral arrangement in Japanese life, and the aesthetic and religious values that perpetuate these activities.
Reprint of the Fox, Duffield and Company, New York, 1906 edition.
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|Author/Editor||Kakuzo Okakura, Everett Bleiler|
|Dimensions||4 1/2 x 7 1/4|