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Oct 4, 2009 - 36 Views of Mount Fuji

36 Views of mount Fuji is a very famous set of prints by Hokusai, several probably known to you, including the big blue waves one and the red Mount Fuji. Sadly, we only have one view of Mount Fuji today, and it is through a small and occasional gap in the ever-present cloud cover. Mount Fujiyama san: Fuji means mountain, yama means mountain, san (in this context) means mountain (learnt that from QI I did). Up early this morning and off on the shinkansen to Mishima, then a bus to the Five Lakes region of Mount Fuji. We are in a hostel by...

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