The Japanese Chronicles

By: Bouvier, Nicolas

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A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Translated from the French by Anne Dickerson. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.68 X 5.85 inches; 222 pages; "Swiss travel writer and photographer Nicolas Bouvier shares his intimate experience of Japan. Based on three decades of travel throughout the islands, his reports, recollections, and reflections take the reader beyond the commonplace into an unexpected Japan. Whether describing village festivals or the suburbs of Kyoto, retelling Japanese myth and history, composing poems, reflecting on Noh performances, or sketching memorable portraits in a few deft words, Bouvier brings his personal Japan alive in rich, evocative prose."

Title: The Japanese Chronicles

Author Name: Bouvier, Nicolas

Categories: Travel, Asia, Japan,

Edition: First English Edition

Publisher: San Francisco, Mercury House: 1993

ISBN Number: 1562790080

ISBN Number 13: 9781562790080

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 18756

Keywords: Japan Asia Travel