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University of Hawaii Press

English - 476 pages - ISBN-10: 0824808738 - ISBN-13: 9780824808730

5/5 by 48 votes


The Floating World by novelist James A. Michener is a classic work on the Japanese print of the Edo period (1615-1868). Mr. Michener shows how the Japanese printmakers, cut off from revivifying contacts with the art of the rest of the world and hampered by their own governmental restrictions, were able to keep their art vital for two centuries through their vigor and determination.For this new edition, Howard A. Link updates the scholarship and expands on many theoretical aspects introduced in Michener's study.

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Demotte Demotte

This is one of the best books that I have read so far in my life. You won't be disappointed.

Sarah Demotte

Nice It has a nice story about how to always let go the past and fall in love.

Michelle Cunningham

It was damn awesome, sweet, the way of describing the romance was just marvellous

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