Item #3366 The Book of Tea; Annotated by Chôichirô Seino. Okakura-Kakuzo.
The Book of Tea; Annotated by Chôichirô Seino

The Book of Tea; Annotated by Chôichirô Seino

Tokyo: Kairyudo, 1939. Hardcover. 128 pages. 22 x 15.5 cm. A book sharing stories and traditions surrounding Japanese tea practices and appreciation. A thorough description of the schools of tea, tea-masters, Taoism and Zennism, and more. Laid in: pamphlet for incense and an invoice from the Park Hotel of Wengen, Switzerland. The pamphlet, titled “INCENSE a new dimension in gracious living” is from the Nippon Kodo incense company advertising their incense and containing a mail order form. The hotel invoice is in an envelope titled “Note de Semaine”, to Mr. Menaker of Chambre No. 36. There is an invoice detailing the services of the Menaker’s stay and the prices of each service, totaling almost 1,500 Swiss franc. Dust wrapper has 2 cm loss at head and tail. Binding cracked, but holding. Blue cloth-covered boards. Good in Good paper wrapper. Item #3366

Price: $48.00

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