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Alternate Name:Shoseien 
Address:Kikokubaba 
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City:Kyoto-shi 
State:Kyoto-hu 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.0833; long=135.75
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Designer(s):Ishikawa Jozan 
Contruction Date:middle 17th century 
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When the floating bridge
Of the dream of a spring night
Was snapped, I awoke:
In the sky a bank of clouds
Was drawing away from the peak.

  Fujiwara no Teika (1162-1241)
  Shinkokin Wakashû
  trans. by Donald Keene

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