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Author Hamanaka, Sheila.

Title In search of the spirit : the living national treasures of Japan / by Sheila Hamanaka and Ayano Ohmi ; illustrations by Sheila Hamanaka ; calligraphy by Ayano Ohmi.

Imprint New York : Morrow Junior Books, c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 700.952 HAM    Available
Description 48 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 25 x 29 cm.
Summary Describes the creations of some of Japan's Living National Treasures, artists who are involved in various Japanese arts, including Yuzen dyeing, bamboo basket weaving, Bunraku puppetmaking, swordmaking, Noh theater, and neriage ceramics.
Subject Arts, Japanese -- Juvenile literature.
Artists -- Japan -- Biography -- Juvenile literaturre.
Arts, Japanese.
Japan -- Biography.
Added Author Ohmi, Ayano.
ISBN 0688146082 (lib. bdg.)
0688146074 (pbk.)

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