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Image for Ichi Ikeda Art Project 1997-1999:  Arcing Ark:  Art Project Pointed to the Future

Ichi Ikeda Art Project 1997-1999: Arcing Ark: Art Project Pointed to the Future

By: Ikeda, Ichi; Ikeda, Mihoko (ed.); Miyasaka, Takahiro; Ikeda, Mihoko

Price: $180.00

Publisher: Japan, G-day PLAN: 1999

Seller ID: 121454

Condition: Near Fine


Slight edge wear. 104 pages. Many color photos. Text in English and Japanese. Arcing Ark; Water Market; Water Ark Harbor; Republic of Water Senders; Water Ekiden. View more info

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Kura: Design and Tradition of the Japanese Storehouse

By: Ito, Teiji

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Madrona Publishers Inc.,U.S.: 1983

Seller ID: 142136

ISBN: 0914842536

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light wear to creaseless covers and spine only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 187 pages with 98 plates: full page and large b&w photos depicting architectural structure and detailing. The first part of the book features architectural drawings. Chapters/sections include: nature of Japanese storehoused, Function of storehouses, Fundamental requirements of storehouses, Structural types of storehouses ( board-wall, log cabin, intersecting-boar... View more info

Folk Crafts in Thailand: A Study of Folk Crafts in Thailand Wickerwork in Central Provinces

By: Kongkananda, Manote

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bangkok, Thailand, National Committee on Culture: 1996

Seller ID: 111401

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 159 pages; many b&w photos. Bumped at top of spine. View more info

Iron Bowl Blues and Other Peeks Behind the Bamboo Curtain, The

By: Maartman, Ben

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Errington, BC, Canada, Fogducker's Press: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 111375

ISBN: 096940400X

Condition: Fine


Appears new, very clean copy. Signed by author under his bio. View more info

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Bamboo in China: Arts, Crafts and a Cultural History (Discovering China)

By: Min, Shen

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Better Link Press: 2012

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 142679

ISBN: 1602201323

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

Musics of Vietnam

By: Pham Duy

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press: 1975

Seller ID: 124150

ISBN: 0809306441

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 161pages. Pham Duy begins with a discussion of the four main groups of Vietnam: the Troung Son tribes, the North Vietnamese of the highlands, the descendants of the Champa tribes, and the South Vietnamese. He describes various musical instruments unique to certain regions, such as the bamboo xylophone called "dan to rung," the bamboo sound box called "the Roding," the calabash-shell-and -bamboo mouth organ called "Nboat," and many others. He then explains the musi... View more info

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Emmanuel Watt: When I Carve

By: Regenvanu, Ralph ; Watt, Emmanuel

Price: $72.95

Publisher: Australia, Univertiy of Queensland,: 2003

Seller ID: 144629

ISBN: 1864997222

Condition: Fine


Catalog in excellent condition in every respect. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Art catalog published on the occasion of the exhbition "Emmanuel Watt: when I carve" for the exhibition of works by ni-Vanuatu artist Emmanuel Watt at the Tjibaou Cultural Centre, Noumea, 26 Nov. 2003 - March 2004. curated by Ross Searle and Carl Warner. Contains an essay by Ralph Regenvanu; color photos throughout of Watt's sculptures; limited to 800 copies. 64 pages View more info

Biologist Looks at Religion, A

By: Scheffer, Victor B.

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Bamboo Press: 2000

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 124658

ISBN: 0967663407

Condition: Fine


As-new book in excellent condition in every respect. Inscribed by author to John Edwards of the University of Washington. View more info

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Nurimono

By: Yamagiwa, Joseph K.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Foreign Affairs Association Of Japan:

Seller ID: 110224

Condition: Good


No date listed; circa 1950's. Gray paper wrappers; Japanese stab binding. 19 double-sided pages. Side edges of last few pages liquid stained. Nurimono is a Japanese varnishing handicraft. Color plate: "Flying Fish." Other artwork included on black and white plates: "Crane" cabinet by Matsuda Gonroku; "Pine, Bamboo and Plum," cha-ire by Yamashita Yosai and "Sea-gulls in Storm," ko-ire by Rokkaku Shisui; "Peaches," vase by Ichia Seiichi and "Crab and Shrimp" by Yamashita Yozan; "Black Monkeys" by Meguro Seishu. View more info