The Book of Tea

The Book of Tea

by Kakuzo Okakura (Author)

Addressed to a western audience, it was originally written in English and is one of the great English tea classics. Okakura had been taught at a young age to speak English and was proficient at communicating his thoughts to the Western mind. In his book, he discusses such topics as Zen and Taoism, but also the secular aspects of tea and Japanese life. The book emphasizes how Teaism taught the Japanese many things; most importantly, simplicity.

Book Details

Publication Date
December 15, 2014
Publisher
Collection
Page count
54
ISBN
9781910660300
File size
1.03 MB