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Five Works of Japanese Fiction  

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Five Japanese novels.

Various authors

Various places


Various dates


Five works of Japanese fiction from the early 20th century.


  • Japanese Fairy Tales: Nedzumi No Yome-iri. Illus. with woodcuts of mice as Samurais. String-bound wrappers, paper cover label. (Rubbing and creasing to wrappers, dogearring to corners of pages, else good). Tokyo: Kobunsha, c.1900.
  • Hyakuzo, Kurata. The Priest and His Disciples: A Play. Trans. by Glenn Shaw. Pictorial cloth. (Very good). [Tokyo]: Hokuseido Press, [1938].
  • Shaw, Glenn. Osaka Sketches. Illus. from photographs & color frontis. Pictorial cloth. First Edition. (Very good). [Tokyo]: Hokuseido Press, [1929].
  • Nakamura, Kichizo. The Death of II Tairo. Trans. by Mock Joya. Dec. cloth. First Edition in English. (Fading and discoloration to spine, upper corners dinged, else good. [Tokyo]: The Japan Times, [1927].
  • Jippensha, Ikku. Hizakurige: A Shanks' Mare Tour of the Tokaido. Illus. Printed boards. (Irregular fading to covers, upper corners bent, 2" piece of upper spine lacking, else good). Tokyo: Toa Bungei Sha, c.1920's. 

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