[T]his is an indispensable guide for the cultural traveler to Japan. --Independent [G]orgeous. . . . If you'd prefer to travel from the comfort of your own sofa, The Art Lover's Guide to Japanese Museums is a perfect companion. . . .The book is lightweight and flexible, and it can easily be slipped inside a backpack or a suitcase. . ., so don't feel as if you need to leave it on a shelf while you go and have adventures, whether those adventures are in Japan or at your local cafe. --Kathryn Hemmann "Contemporary Japanese Literature " [An] essential travel companion for art enthusiasts touring the nation. . . . The first of its kind, this book is a personal key into the sometimes intimidating, continually inspiring and vast world of Japanese art museums. . . . For something so insightful, it's lightweight, durable and beyond easy-to-navigate. . . Richard explored the rich, wondrous world of Japanese museums so that others can with ease. --David Graver "Cool Hunting " Cleverly designed and laid out, the book. . . explains the basics of getting the most out of Japanese art --Julian Ryall "South China Morning Post "