Lot 209 of 478:
Japanese children's book with color woodblocks  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Japan in Days of Yore. I. Human Nature in a Variety of Aspects

Author:
Dening, Walter

Place:
Tokyo, Japan

Publisher:
The Hakubunsha

Date:
1887

Description:

[4], iv, 87 + [4] ad pp. Printed on double leaves. With 6 double-page color woodblock prints. 18.3x12.7 cm (7¼x5"), color pictorial wrappers.

The first of a four volume set of tales designed to portray the life and manners of old Japan.  


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Moderate wear to wrappers, some of the stitching coming loose; very good.


 
Item number:
285227
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