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Lot 0131
Heading: (Japan - Imperial Ascension)
Author: Zenro Sugimoto
Title: Sokui Dairei Kinen-chou [The Commemoration of Imperial Ascension]
Place Published: Kyoto
Publisher:Sajuratachinana Kyokai
Date Published: 1916

[16], 143, 26, [1] pp. text in Japanese. Numerous plates from photographs, with captions in Japanese & English; 5 color woodblock plates (1 folding, 2 double-page). 21.8x27.5 cm (8¾x10¾"), brocade cloth, chitsu.

Details of the elaborate ceremonies for the enthronement of the Japanese emperor.


Chitsu faded, some wear, lacking bone clasps; volume with some fading at cover edges, very good.

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Enthronement ceremonies for Japanese emperor 1916

Estimate $300 - $500Jun 28, 2018