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99 More Unuseless Japanese Inventions/101 Unuseless Japanese Inventions

Kenji Kawakami

99 More Unuseless Japanese Inventions/101 Unuseless Japanese Inventions

by Kenji Kawakami

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7453493M
ISBN 100393317498
ISBN 109780393317497

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In Japan, inventor and visionary Kenji Kawakami is famous for his creation and tireless promotion of chindogu-the art of "the unuseless idea." This book, the sequel to the enormously popular Unuseless Japanese Inventions, features 99 more of his inventions: inspired devices designed to solve all the nagging problems of domestic life, including ones you may not have realized you have.

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99 More Unuseless Japanese Inventions. By Kenja Kawakami (originalAmerican edition ) From the author's introduction: I introduced the term Chindogu in Japan in Coind from "Chin" meaning unusual and "dogu" meaning tool, it refers to a most universal concept: a gadget that appears to be useful, but on closer examination isn't.

The inventions featured in this book were invented for the sake of the book - they are not actual products for sale in Japan.

There are a lot of wierd and interesting products for sale in Japan (e.g. paper shredders for kids, or water tanks to place in front of your TV for video fish), and a catalogue of them would make a great souvenir, but don't buy this book if that is what you are by: The Big Bento Box of Unuseless Japanese Inventions ( Unuseless Japanese Inventions and 99 More Unuseless Japanese Inventions)的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。Author: Kenji Kawakami.

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Norton, ) «In Japan Kawakami is famous for his tireless promotion of Chindogu: the art of the unuseless idea. Meant to solve problems of modern life, these bizarre and logic-defying gadgets and gizmos are actually entirely impractical.

and many, many more. These hilarious inventions have taken Japan by storm. Every one of the items in The Big Bento Box of Unuseless Japanese Inventions has actually been manufactured to the highest standards, fully tested by pioneering members of the Japanese public, and documented in their unuselessness with photographs.

color photographs/5(). Most of the inventions are cool, but of the sort that you'd probably never really have the desire to use; some of these inventions I actually could see myself using.

For an interesting book that would be perfect on the coffee talbe look no further than 99 More Unuseless Japanese Inventions/5. Unuseless Japanese Inventions book.

Read 18 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A collection of the author's most imaginative Chi /5. (Inventions that turn out to be useful are taken off the list). For me, this is the perfect accompaniment to Carelman's "Impossible Objects." Also see the sequel, Kawakami, K., & Papia, D.

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Those of you fortunate enough to pick that book up (and that's quite a few people--it was a surprise hit) already know that "Chindogu" is the not-so-ancient Japanese art of creating Book Edition: New e.

Edition. Kawakami and Papia collaborated on the English language book Unuseless Japanese Inventions: The Art of Chindogu, first edition The popular success of this book prompted a follow-up, 99 More Unuseless Japanese Inventions, which was published a few years later. Get this from a library. 99 more unuseless Japanese inventions: the art of Chindogu.

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