Rediscovering the Old Tokaido

Rediscovering the Old Tokaido In the Footsteps of Hiroshige - Rediscovering

Hardback (30 Jun 2000)

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Synopsis

For the first time in an English language edition published outside Japan, all 55 prints of Hiroshige's 'Fifty-three Stages of the Tokaido' are reproduced in full colour, supporting a detailed and intriguing account of the author's rediscovery on foot of the historic 303-mile road from Edo (Tokyo) to Kyoto. Remarkably, the Old Tokaido can still be found in many locations and photographs of the modern parallel the old.

About the Publisher

Global Oriental

Global Oriental

Founded in 1683, Brill is a publishing house with a rich history and a strong international focus. The company?s head office is in Leiden, (The Netherlands) with a branch office in Boston, Massachusetts (USA). Brill?s publications focus on the Humanities and Social Sciences, International Law and selected areas in the Sciences.

Book information

ISBN: 9781901903102
Publisher: Brill
Imprint: Global Oriental
Pub date:
DEWEY: 915.2045
DEWEY edition: 21
Language: English
Number of pages: 147
Weight: 500g
Height: 225mm
Width: 145mm
Spine width: 20mm