Classic Japanese Gardens - Hedges and Stones by Akisato Rito
[Japan] Wonderful, illustrated work by Akisato Rito, a Kyoto poet and writer who was also famous for his Miyako Meisho series of books. This pair of books (two volumes bound in one) titled, 'Ishigumisonoo Yaegakiden', helped to spread the skill of Japanese garden construction throughout Japan.
Edo/Osaka. Sugawaraya Mohei, Kawauchiya Tasuke. .
Each volume 32 leaves. 19.9ⅹ14.4cm.
In good to very good condition. Covers a bit worn and paper covering starting to peel away. Old ownership stamp at end of volume 1 has been rubbed away. b34121304