• Title : The Samurais Garden

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  • ISBN: 0312144075

  • Format Type: Paperback

  • Number of Pages: 211 pages


The Samurais Garden Description

A 20 year old Chinese painter named Stephen is sent to his family s summer home in a Japanese coastal village to recover from a bout with tuberculosis Here he is cared for by Matsu, a reticent housekeeper and a master gardener Over the course of a remarkable year, Stephen learns Matsu s secret and gains not only physical strength, but also profound spiritual insight Matsu is a samurai of the soul, a man devoted to doing good and finding beauty in a cruel and arbitrary world, and Stephen is a noble student, learning to appreciate Matsu s generous and nurturing way of life and to love Matsu s soul mate, gentle Sachi, a woman afflicted with leprosy..



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thumbnail Title: The Samurais Garden
Author:Gail Tsukiyama
ISBN :0312144075
ranting: 3.5
Reviewer: 53 Reviews
Description: A 20 year old Chinese painter named Stephen is sent to his family s summer home in a Japanese coastal village to recover from a bout with tuberculosis Here he is cared for by Matsu, a reticent houseke

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