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A History of English Literature in a Series of Lectures [Two volume set]

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $249.94

Publisher: Tokyo, Hokuseido Press: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39524


914 pages; Two volumes in original maroon leatherette bindings with gilt lettering at spine and gilt emblem on front covers, top edges gilt; pages clean and unmarked, but outer page edges show light scattered foxxing when book is closed. Former owner's name on front paste-down endpaper of Volume 1. OCLC: 2408125 At the rear of Volume 1 a printed note is tipped-in stating: "Special attention is called to the Author's seal in Japanese characters, made of green agat... View more info

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MILESTONES IN LIFE The Ceremonials That Mark the Life of the Japanese

By: Joya, Mock

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan Travel Bureau: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40336


97 pages; Clean and tight in orignial red boards with gilt lettering at front cover, some wear at spine ends. Illustrated endpapers, b&w illustrations throughout. View more info

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Colour Prints of the Late Tokugawa and Early Meiji Periods in the Nonogami Collection / Bunmei Kaika Nishiki-e Shu: Yokohama-e to Kaika-e

By: Keiichi, Nonogami

Price: $64.94

Publisher: Tokyo, Sensui Shobo: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40357


127, (xxviii) pages; Clean and tight in original black cloth binding in yellow cardboard slipcase, slipcase lightly dust soiled. Wonderful colour illustrations throughout. Text and captions in Japanese, English introductory essay and list of illustrations. A valuable reference work for scholars and collectors. View more info

Image for Lafcadio Hearn in Japan. With Mrs.Lafcadio Hearn's Reminiscences Frontispiece by Shoshu Saito with Sketches by Genjiro Kataoka and Mr. Hearn Himself

Lafcadio Hearn in Japan. With Mrs.Lafcadio Hearn's Reminiscences Frontispiece by Shoshu Saito with Sketches by Genjiro Kataoka and Mr. Hearn Himself

By: Noguchi,Yone

Price: $74.94

Publisher: New York, London & Yokohama, New York: Mitchell Kennerley / London: Elkin Mathews / Japan: Kelly & Walsh,: 1911

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 40362


vii, & 177 pages; Publisher's original binding: yellow textured wrappers printed in black, bound in the Japanese style: stab-sewn with visible thread cords crossing the "spine" (visible cut edges of the text block) and running down the outside of the gutter margins, front and rear. This fragile binding is in excellent, unworn condition, protected by the publisher's original folding case -- blue-grey boards with paper labels on the spine and the front cover, and ... View more info