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Machiya Revival In Kyoto

Machiya Revival In Kyoto
Machiya Revival In Kyoto

Otaku code: 79219X

External ID: 9784838104079

Condition: Very Good

Format: A5 - 147 x 210 mm / 5.75 x 8.25 inch

Languages: Japanese & English

Release Date: 2009-07-13

This books adopts a bilingual format, providing both Japanese and English commentary.

Machiya (町屋/町家) are traditional wooden townhouses found throughout Japan and typified in the historical capital of Kyoto.

Machiya originated as early as the Heian period and continued to develop through to the Edo period and even into the Meiji period. Machiya housed urban merchants and craftsmen, a class collectively referred to as chonin (townspeople).

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