Author: Umehara, Sueji
Title: Ko Doki Keitai no Kokogakuteki Kenkyu -- Memoirs of Toho Bunka Kenkyusho, Vol. 15: On the Shapes of the Bronze Vessels of Ancient China: An Archaeological Study.
Place Published: Kyoto
Publisher:Institute of Oriental Culture
Date Published: 1940
Illustrated including full-page B&W collotype plates with multiple images from photographs of bronze vessels. 35x25½cm (13¾x10¼") dark cloth, gilt-lettered spine. First Edition.
Principal text in Japanese and ancillary text in English. This volume, as the title suggests, focuses on ancient Chinese bronze vessels including a typological classification and a detailed study of the various shapes of these vessels.