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Gien Jugō nikki

diary of Gien Jugō

A diary written by Gien Jugō, head priest of Daigoji temple from 1596 to 1626. The process of making the garden at Sanpōin of Daigoji temple is recorded in detail, making it a valuable document for the study of gardening at that time.

Japanese Garden Dictionary: A Glossary for Japanese Gardens and Their History
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