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Author Berthier, François.

Title Reading Zen in the rocks : the Japanese dry landscape garden / François Berthier ; translated and with a philosophical essay by Graham Parkes.

Published Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  712.60952 BERT    DUE 02-01-20
Uniform title Jardin du Ryōanji. English
Physical description pages cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page) and index.
Contents Reading Zen in the Rocks: The Japanese Dry Landscape Garden 1 -- Role of Rock in the Japanese Dry Landscape Garden / Graham Parkes 85.
Summary The classic essay on the "karesansui" garden by French art historian Berthier has now been translated by Graham Parkes, giving English-speaking readers a concise, thorough, and beautifully illustrated history of Zen rock gardens. 37 halftones.
Other author Parks, Graham, 1949-
Subject Rock gardens, Japanese -- Zen influences.
Gardens -- Japan -- Kyoto.
Ryōanji Teien (Kyoto, Japan)
ISBN 0226044114 (cloth)