A Brief History of the Glyptic Art and Architecture of Japan (Paperback)
Together with a Brief Description of Temples and Shrines, and a Biography of Eminent Arc
Forgotten Books, 9781332723201, 98pp.
Publication Date: January 16, 2019
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Excerpt from A Brief History of the Glyptic Art and Architecture of Japan: Together With a Brief Description of Temples and Shrines, and a Biography of Eminent Architects and Sculptors The relics of Japanese industry before the time of the ascendency of Chinese inﬂuence, which have become known chieﬂy from excavations, show that the country at that time occupied a very low plane Of artistic ability and taste. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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