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In Praise of Shadows
Language: un
Pages: 128
Authors: Junichiro Tanizaki
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-07 - Publisher: Random House

A fully illustrated, beautifully produced edition of Junichiro Tanizaki's wise and evocative essay on Japanese culture. ‘We find beauty not in the thing itself but in the patterns of shadows, the light and the darkness, that one thing against another creates... Were it not for shadows, there would be no
In Praise of Shadows
Language: un
Pages: 69
Authors: Jun'ichirō Tanizaki
Categories: Aesthetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Jonathan Cape

An essay on aesthetics by the Japanese novelist, this book explores architecture, jade, food, and even toilets, combining an acute sense of the use of space in buildings. The book also includes descriptions of laquerware under candlelight and women in the darkness of the house of pleasure.
In Praise of Shadows
Language: un
Pages:
Authors: Junichiro Tanizaki
Categories: Aesthetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-12 - Publisher:

A completely new translation of this seminal collection of thoughts on Japanese aesthetics by one of Japan's most important modern writers.
In Praise of Shadows
Language: un
Pages: 48
Authors: Jun'ichirō Tanizaki
Categories: Aesthetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher:

Books about In Praise of Shadows
In Praise of Shadows
Language: un
Pages: 128
Authors: JUN'ICHIRO. TANIZAKI
Categories: Aesthetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-07 - Publisher: Vintage Classic

A fully illustrated, beautifully produced edition of Junichiro Tanizaki's wise and evocative essay on Japanese culture. 'We find beauty not in the thing itself but in the patterns of shadows, the light and the darkness, that one thing against another creates... Were it not for shadows, there would be no