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Lot 0136
Heading: (Japan)
Author: Various authors
Title: Six Books on Japanese Culture
Place Published: Various places
Publisher:
Date Published: Various dates
Description:


Six volumes, most illustrated. 11¼x7¾" or smaller.



Includes:




  • Sadler, A.L. Cha-No-Yu: The Japanese Tea Ceremony. Illus. from photogaphs. Gilt-lettered green cloth. First Ediion. (Shelfwear & soiling, lacking jacket, good). Japan: J.L. Thompson, [1933].


  • Takasawa, Keiichi. Kimono. Illus. on rice paper with drawings and on plates in color. Pictorial stiff wrappers, string ties. First Edition. (Mild staining to covers & chipping to acetate protector, else very good). Occupied Japan: Japan Travel Bureau, 1948.


  • Mutsu, Ian & Oland Russell. Here's Tokyo. Illus from photographs. Jacket. First Edition. (Jacket chipped & dusty, good). Tokyo: Tokyo News Service, 1953.


  • Nitobe, Inazo. Bushido: The Soul of Japan. An Exposition of Japanese Thought. Intro. by William Elliot Griffis. Wrappers. (Stain along spine area, chipping to extremities, good). Tokyo: Kenkyusha, [1935].


  • Okakura-Kakuzo. The Book of Tea. Intro. & notes by Hiroshi Murakoa. Jacket. (Very good). Tokyo: Kenkyusha, [c.1935].


  • Watanabe, Yoshio. Bunraku: Japanese Puppet Play. Illus. from photographs. Jacket. First Edition. (Jacket worn and chipped, spine ends banged, good only). Tokyo: Japan Photo Service, [1939].



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Condition

Good to very good.

Starting Bid

$100.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 25%

Japanese Culture, from Kimonos to Tea

Auction ended on Thu, Jun 28, 2018
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Estimate $200 - $300
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