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Summer - the great outdoors

Some aspects of Japan are so well known - the temples and gardens of Kyoto, the castles, the cherry blossom, Mt Fuji, and even the ugliness of urban sprawl. But one surely underrepresented feature is Japan's wild landscape. The visitor to Japan is often told how much smaller Japan is than foreign countries; this doesn't make much sense (given that the surface area of Japan is about 1.5 times that of the UK for example), until you realise that it must refer to the inhabitable area, outside which there is mountain scenery on a grand scale.

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Azumino
© Apollo
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Azumino

An idyllic rural scene high in the Northern Alps. But this particular view is very well known, because the water mill was featured in Yume (Dream), the film by Kurosawa Akira.

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* This puzzle has the same image printed on both sides.

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An Apollo puzzle: 1053 pieces; 38 x 26 cm (15" x 10")
Code: P49402 (49-402 on package)
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Gokayama irises
© Apollo
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Gokayama irises

Irises line the paddy fields in this preserved village of the traditional mountain houses, high above Toyama.

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An Apollo puzzle: 1053 pieces; 38 x 26 cm (15" x 10")
Code: P49614 (49-614 on package)
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1000 pieces

Azumino
© Beverly Enterprises
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Azumino

An idyllic rural scene high in the Northern Alps. But this particular view is very well known, because the water mill was featured in Yume (Dream), the film by Kurosawa Akira.

* This puzzle has TINY pieces!

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A Beverly puzzle: 1000 pieces; 38 x 26 cm (15" x 10")
Code: BM71834 (M71-834 on package)
Retail price ¥1800 (approx. US$16.98 €15.38 £13.53)
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Shirouma, Northern Alps
© Epoch
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Shirouma, Northern Alps

This suspension bridge sits in the valley, with a view of the Shirouma "three peaks", at the northermost end of the Northern Alps.

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E10732 (10-732 on package)
Retail price ¥2500 (approx. US$23.58 €21.37 £18.80)
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Azumino
© Epoch
Position map

Azumino

An idyllic rural scene high in the Northern Alps. But this particular view is very well known, because the water mill was featured in Yume (Dream), the film by Kurosawa Akira.

* The picture on the box has a number of "mistakes", slight differences from the puzzle.

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E59502 (59-502 on package)
Retail price ¥3500 (approx. US$33.02 €29.91 £26.32)
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