The Japanese Garden Islands of Serenity by Haruzo Ohashi

Cover of: The Japanese Garden | Haruzo Ohashi

Published by Japan Publications Trading .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Garden design & planning,
  • Gardens (descriptions, history etc),
  • Japanese Garden Design And Planting,
  • Gardening,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • Japan,
  • Japanese Gardens - General,
  • Landscape,
  • Gardening / Japanese Gardens,
  • Gardens,
  • Gardens, Japanese

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8343284M
ISBN 100870409891
ISBN 109780870409899

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