The Lady and the Monk

The Lady and the Monk : Four Seasons in Kyoto

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The author spent a year in Japan in search of contemplation. Instead he found a land of contradictions, where the monks spent their evenings watching game shows. It was through his relationship with Sachiko, a Japanese lady who combined the east with the west, that he found his own vision of Japan.
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  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 129.54 x 195.58 x 30.48mm | 272.15g
  • Transworld Publishers Ltd
  • Black Swan
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 055299507X
  • 9780552995078

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