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The Resource Yoshimasa and the Silver Pavilion : the creation of the soul of Japan, Donald Keene

Yoshimasa and the Silver Pavilion : the creation of the soul of Japan, Donald Keene

Label
Yoshimasa and the Silver Pavilion : the creation of the soul of Japan
Title
Yoshimasa and the Silver Pavilion
Title remainder
the creation of the soul of Japan
Statement of responsibility
Donald Keene
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During Yoshimasa's reign, the aesthetic taste of the Japanese was shaped: the nõ theater flourished, Japanese gardens were developed, and the tea ceremony had its origins in a small room at the Silver Pavilion. Flower arrangement, ink painting, and shoin-zukuri architecture began or became of major importance under Yoshimasa. Poets introduced their often barely literate warlord-hosts to the literary masterpieces of the past and taught them how to compose poetry. Even the most barbarous warlord came to want the trappings of culture that would enable him to feel like a civilized
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keene, Donald
Dewey number
952/.023/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS865.A82
LC item number
K44 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asia perspectives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ashikaga, Yoshimasa
  • Ginkakuji (Kyoto, Japan)
  • Shoguns
  • Japan
  • Ashikaga, Yoshimasa
  • Ginkakuji (Kyoto, Japan)
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Shoguns
  • Japan
Label
Yoshimasa and the Silver Pavilion : the creation of the soul of Japan, Donald Keene
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-194) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
213305859
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 208 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231503860
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgss6p
  • 38ad44d1-917e-4ad7-9928-cad245dee2b4
Publisher number
MWT11862257
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213305859
Label
Yoshimasa and the Silver Pavilion : the creation of the soul of Japan, Donald Keene
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-194) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
213305859
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 208 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231503860
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgss6p
  • 38ad44d1-917e-4ad7-9928-cad245dee2b4
Publisher number
MWT11862257
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213305859

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