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Heading: (Tea, etc.)
Author: Various Authors
Title: Six volumes on Japanese tea, cookery, hotels, and customs.
Place Published: Various places
Date Published: Various dates

Japanese tea ceremonies, hotel lore and culture in six books.


  • Sakai, Atsuharu. Japan in a Nutshell: Religion, Culture, Popular Practices. Illus. with wood engravings. Ftring-bound dec. cloth, jacket. First Edition. (Signed. Jacket in tatters, else very good). Tokyo: Yamagata Printing, 1949.

  • Tiltman, Hessell. The Imperial Hotel Story. String-bound wrappers. First Edition. (Inscription to half-title, else very good). Tokyo: 1964.

  • Kakuzo, Okakura. The Book of Tea. Illus. Cloth-backed dec. boards, paper cover label. slipcase. (Fading to slipcase & spine, else very good). Rutland: Charles Tuttle, [1960].

  • Another copy. [2000].

  • Fukukita, Yasunosuke. Cha-No-Yu: The Tea Cult of Japan. Illus. incl. color frontis. Dec. cloth, green portfolio, bone clasps. First Edition. (Fading to portfolio, spider detritus to fore-edges, bone clasp broken, ele very good). Tokyo: Hokuseido Press, 1938.

  • Japanese cookbook, in Japanese. Flexible boards. (Fair). [Japan: 1946].

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All the Tea in Japan

Estimate $200 - $300Jun 28, 2018
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San Francisco, CA 94109
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