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Oriental Series Japan and China - Artists' Edition 1/500  

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Japan and China: History, Arts and Literature [Oriental Series] - Artists' Edition

Brinkley, Captain F.

Boston and Tokyo

J. B. Millet



Complete in 12 volumes. Illustrated from photographic plates. (8vo) three quarter morocco and decorative cloth, gilt decorated spines. No. 147 of 500 copies of the Artists' Edition.

Volumes 1-8 concern Japan, Vols. 9-12, China. Brinkley spent 40 years in Japan and where he owned and edited the Japan Mail Newspaper, a widely read newspaper in the Far East, and he had a a deep interest in Japanese Art and literature.

Lot Amendments

Some general light wear to bindings with areas of rubbing to leather and extremities; spines sunned with spine leather somewhat brittle;very good bindings with generally fine interiors.

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