Hard covered book titled THE ART OF GROWING MINIATURE TREES, PLANTS AND LANDSCAPES. JAPANESE BONSAI AND BONKEI ADAPTED TO AMERICAN CONDITIONS by Tatsuo Ishimoto, 1962, 143 pages, 200 photographs. Bonsai is an art form which has developed and matured over the course of eight centuries. It is a miniature living tree grown to great age in a handful of earth in a shallow container. Bonkei are gardens in miniature. this book covers the how to do it of Bonsai in photographs, and adapting it to American ideas and tastes. This vintage book is in VG+ condition, pages clean and intact, and the binding is tight. The dust jacket has small minor tears at the edges. Don't' miss the opportunity to add this sensational book to your library!