Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Zen Inklings

Some Stories, Fables, Parables and Sermons

Zen Inklings( )
Author: Richie, Donald
ISBN:978-0-8348-0230-8
Publication Date:Mar 1992
Publisher:Shambhala Publications, Incorporated
Imprint:Weatherhill, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:Contact Supplier contact
Book Details
Pages:128
Detailed Subjects: Religion / Buddhism / Zen
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):11 x 18 cm
Book Weight:0.109 Kilograms
Author Biography
Richie, Donald (Author)
Donald Richie was born, in Lima, Ohio on April 17, 1924. During World War II, he served in the U.S. Maritime Service as a civilian typist. He explored Tokyo on foot and began to attend the movies, which he wrote about for Stars and Stripes and later for the Japan Times. He received a bachelor's degree in English from Columbia University in 1953 and then returned to Japan. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, he was a film curator at New York's Museum of Modern Art, but by 1973 he returned to live permanently in Japan.

He wrote more than 50 books about all aspects of Japan including film, food, social customs, fables, gardens, temples, folk art, music, pop culture, tattoos and sexual mores. His works include The Inland Sea, Memoirs of the Warrior Kumagai, The Films of Akira Kurosawa, and Zen Inklings. He died on February 19, 2013 at the age of 88.

030



Featured Books

Lake Success
Shteyngart, Gary
Paperback: $18.00
Furious Hours
Cep, Casey
Paperback: $29.00
The Divine Comedy
Alighieri, Dante
Paperback: $19.32

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.