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OKAKURA, Kakuzo 26 December 1862-September 191
Japanese-born scholar and art critic, Okakura was Curator of Chinese and Japanese Art at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. A detailed account of his life can be found in Yasuko Horioka's "The life of Kakuzo", [Tokyo]: The Hokuseido Press, .
- The book of tea
The book of tea | by | Okakura-Kakuzo
London and New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons; 1906
18.5 x 11.5 cm Pp [i-vi] vii-ix [x], [1-3] 4-160 Green cloth
Bib: A40 B349 Noling 315
GB: LoEN OB *OPo(F)
Okakura gives the origin and history of tea, and describes the tea ceremony in Japan.
The book of tea | a Japanese harmony of art | culture & the simple life | by Okakura-Kakuzo
Edinburgh and London: T. N. Foulis; [November 1919]
20.0 x 11.0 cm Pp [v-x] xi [xii-xiv], [15-16] 17-139 , [i-ii] publ ads [5s on p i of publ ads] Brown cloth with bamboo branches on front
GB: LB *LoEN MCe OB WYoBCe
US: ViU TU IEN MiD MBU MiDW OClW RP MH NIC OrU
The publication date is printed on the verso of the title-page.% American editions: NUCat lists New York: Fox, Duffield and Co, 1906; second edition, New York: Duffield, 1906; New York: Duffield and Co, 1912; New York: Duffield, 1919; New York: Fox, Duffield and Co, 1921; New York: Dodd, Mead, [c1926]; New York: Duffield, 1926; tenth edition, New York: Duffield, 1928; fourteenth edition, New York: Duffield, 1930; fifteenth edition, New York: Duffield, 1931; and sixteenth edition, New York: Duffield and Green, 1932. LB holds "The book of tea... with foreword and biographical sketch by Elise Grilli", Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Co, 1959. OPo(F) has an edition edited and introduced by Everett F. Bleiler, New York: Dover Publications Inc, .% Other editions: There were several editions published outside the United States and Britain, some of which are cited in NUCat.
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