Kura, design and tradition of the Japanese storehouse by ItoМ„, Teiji

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Published by Madrona Publishers in Seattle .

Written in English

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  • Japan.,
  • Japan


  • Warehouses -- Japan,
  • Architecture, Industrial -- Japan -- Designs and plans,
  • Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Japan

Edition Notes

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StatementTeiji Itoh ; adapted by Charles S. Terry ; photos. by Kiyoshi Takai.
ContributionsTerry, Charles S., Takai, Kiyoshi, 1938-
LC ClassificationsNA6340 .I862
The Physical Object
Pagination187 p. :
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4106370M
ISBN 100914842536
LC Control Number80021087

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