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Heading: (Tang Poetry)
Author: Shinbe Kobayashi
Title: "Tonshi sen sho non" [Tang Poetry]
Place Published: Tokyo
Publisher:Shinbe Kobayashi
Date Published: 1833

5 volumes. Extensively illustrated with line cuts. 22.7x16 cm (9x6¼"), wrappers, sewn, paper cover labels.

Five volumes of poetry from China's Tang dynasty (618-907 A.D.), published in Japan in the early 19th century, with striking illustrations.


Some shelf wear, cover labels faded, else very good.

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19th century Japanese printing of Tang poetry

Estimate $500 - $800Jun 28, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA