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Heading: (Japan - Imperial ceremony)
Author: Dairei-shi
Title: "Taisho 4 nen. Dairei shashin cho" [Taisho era 4, photographs of Imperial ceremony, 1915]
Place Published: Tokyo
Publisher:Shinbi Shoin
Date Published: 1917

Approx. 135 collotype plates, most from photographs, a few of paintings and screeds; several folding plans/diagrams; tissue guards with captions. 28x28.5 cm (11x15¼"), red cloth stamped in gilt leather spine.

Photographs of the impressive 1915 Japanese Imperial ceremonies for the accession, with many parades on horseback, etc. The chitsu is present, but worn, split into pieces, and incomplete.


Volume spine rubbed, ends chipped; internally very good or better.

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Photos of Japanese Imperial ceremony 1915

Estimate $500 - $800Jun 28, 2018
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