Quantity: 1 available
Hardback, Tall 8vo. approx 10 x 7 inches. Blue cloth, gilt and black lettering to spine, gilt and black mountain and sword design to front. In green dustwrapper lettered in black with colour plate to front. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW faint mark nr bottom of spine with some rubbing to top end, else very good in protective sleeve.) Cover with some minor bumps to corners and some minor rubbing to ends of spine, bump and small nick to top board edges, else cover and design clean and bright. Endpapers clean, no penned inscriptions.Some light foxing to halftitle and contents/illustrations list pages. Inside pages and plates all very clean, bright and tight, pages and plates all free of handling marks. Else a very clean and tight copy. 278pp; Illustrated with 32 full page plates, 15 in colour (including decorative title page and frontis) and 17 B&W plates. All plates with titled tissue guards.
Title: Romances of Old Japan. Rendered into English from Japanese Sources.
Categories: Far East,
Publisher: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. 1920 2nd:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83063
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL::Far East OZAKI, MADAME YUKIO: Romances of Old Japan, Rendered into English from Japanese Sources, Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. 1920, 2nd, dustwrapper, sword, reincarnation, tama, kesa gozen, tragedy, spirit, urasato, crow of dawn, tsubosaka, sugawara, cherr-flower idyll, temple, colour plates, pagoda, gardens, myths, legends, warriors,