Lot 94 of 364:
(Japan at Play)  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
$200 - $300

Seven Volumes on Japanese Dolls.

Various Authors

Various places


Various dates




  • Shinokai, Kokusai Bunka. La Poupee Japonaise. Illus. incl. tipped-in color frontis. Boards, paper cover label. First Edition. (Rubbing to covers, most of spine boards lacking, else good. Tokyo: [1940].
  • Iwado, Tamotu. Children's Days in Japan. Illus. Pictorial wrappers. Second Edition. Staining along spine & interior joints, good). [Tokyo]: Board of Tourist Industry, [1941].
  • [Kurasaki, Yoshisuke. Children's Festival]. 3 copies. Illus. throughout with images of children's games and festival celebrations. Full translation into English on carbon paper laid-in. (Soiling, else about very good). {N.p.: c.1950].
  • Ozawa, Satako. Dolls of Japan: Their Creation and Appreciation. Illus. incl. color plates & blueprints for making dolls. Folio 14¼x9¾" red boards. First Edition. ((Offset to title page & facing, else good). Tokyo: Toto Shuppan, [1957].
  • Book Plates in Japan. Illus. with 30 tipped-in bookplate, all made bu woodblocks, most in color. String-bound dec. wrappers. (Chipping & fading to wrappers extremities, else very good). N.p.: c.1950's.

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