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First shōgun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan  

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$200 - $300

Tokugawa Ieyasu
Sohachi Yamaoka
Tokyo, Japan
Kodansha International Ltd.

Complete in 18 volumes. Illustrated. Text in Japanese. (8vo), tan cloth stamped in silver; illustrated slipcases.

Popular Japanese historical novel about Tokugawa Ieyasu and his decades-long struggle to become the founder of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan, which effectively ruled Japan from the Battle of Sekigahara in 1600 until the Meiji Restoration in 1868. The serialized tale about the period from 1603 to 1867 took author Yamaoka Sohachi 18 years to write. 

Lot Amendments
Some light wear and soiling to slipcases, vol. 2 slipcase with tape repairs to spine; volumes near fine or better.
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