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The book of tea

  • 72 Pages
  • 1.39 MB
  • English
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Open LibraryOL8500890M
ISBN 101425000266
ISBN 139781425000264

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Okakura had a little too much tea in him. The Book of Tea makes a number of interesting points/5. In his book, he discusses such topics as Zen and Taoism, but also the secular aspects of tea and Japanese life.

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July 16, HughesT, Jansson, podcast 5 Comments. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Book of Tea (茶の本, Cha no Hon) is a long essay about the role that tea plays in Japanese lifestyle and was written by Okakura Kakuzō, and was published in The book is written for a Western audience.

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