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A Staff Officer's Scrap-Book. During the Russo-Japanese War. Two volumes. With Illustrations, Maps and Plans. by Hamilton, Sir Ian

London: Edward Arnold, 1907. Fifth impression Two volumes, pp.x, 362; xi, 387, 2 frontis, 32 plates, 42 maps. A very good set in a very attractive art-deco binding in half morocco, ornately gilt spine. Some minor spotting. Bookplate of Herbert G. Squier...

From John Randall (Books of Asia)

£194.25


[Album of Twenty Copperplate Engravings, Including Five Maps] by Shuntosai Okada

Album of 20 copperplate engravings mounted on silver-decorated blue paper; album measures 178 x 118 mm; images measure approximately 145 x 85 mm. Near fine condition.Japanese artists began experimenting with copperplate engraving in the late eighteent...

From Archway Books

$1,250.00


Guidebook to Old Edo (Edosunago) (江戸砂子) (えどすなご) by SENRYO, Kikuoka

1772 1st ed Japanese Woodblock Edo Guidebook Topography MAPS Kikuoka Senryo 9v An interesting Edo and Meiji woodblock-print of 'Guidebook to Old Edo.' "Edosunago" is a magazine of the topography and guidebook of the Edo area written by Kikuoka Senryo, a ...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$750.00


FIGURE PRINTS OF OLD JAPAN A PICTORIAL PAGEANT OF ACTORS & COURTESANS OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY REPRODUCED FROM THE PRINTS IN THE COLLECTION OF MARJORIE & EDWIN GRABHORN... by [ Grabhorn Press]: Stern, Harold P. [ intro]

San Francisco: Printed for the Book Club of California, 1959. Folio. Cloth backed pictorial boards. Illustrated with fifty-two colored or tinted reproductions. One of 400 copies printed at the Grabhorn Press. Prospectus laid in. Spine quite sunfaded and ...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$375.00


Retrospective Exhibition of Fuku Akino by Akino, Fuku

Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art, 1993. Paperback. Good. Unmarked. Corner crease on back cover. Text in Japanese. Beautiful color plates. Maps. Illustrated chronology (in B/W). Measures 8.25x11 inches. Loose postcard "They are the Future." A...

From Diatrope Books

$305.00


New Blades (Arami meizukushi) 新刃銘盡 (あらみめいずくし) by HAKURYUSHI, Kanda

1721 Japanese Sword Katana Arami Meizukushi Illustrated Handwritten New Blades An interesting Edo and Meiji woodblock-print of 'New Blades.' This collection is the stamping of amateur warriors' blades and polishers throughout the Edo period and is equiva...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$750.00


Sketch Styles (Ryakugashiki) 略画式 (りゃくがしき) by MASAYOSHI, Kitao (Painter)

1795 Japanese Handwritten Sketches Ryakugashiki Painting ART Japan Masayoshi An interesting Meiji era handwritten print of a Sketch Style instructional book, 'Ryakugashiki' by Kitao Masayoshi. Masayoshi was a pupil of Kitao Shigemasa and worked as an uki...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$795.00


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