Boston, MA: Barre Publications, 1970. First Edition. Quarto, 63 pages; VG/G+; spine white with orange and black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; some shelf wear and soiling; small chips missing from corners of flap folds; small chip missing at center of top edge of jacket front; two small chips missing from bottom edge of jacket front; three tears repaired with clear tape at jacket front; small chips missing from crown and tail of jacket spine; larger chip missing from center of upper edge of jacket back; ceasing and closed tears to upper edge of jacket back; one tear repaired with clean tape; price cut; previous owner's inscription at front free end paper verso; profusely illustrated with black and white woodcuts; pages clean; shelved Front Table.
Japanese Art [Dupont Only]
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Washington, DC: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, 2005. First Edition. Quarto, 368 pages; VG/VG; spine gray with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and scuffing; mild wear to crown of jacket spine; profusely illustrated with black and white and full color photos; pages clean; shelved Front Table.
Shizuoka, Japan: Izu Photo Museum, 2009. First Edition. Octavo, 151 pages; VG/VG; spine white, with gray lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and soiling; mild bumping to tail of spine; contains full color and black and white photos; facing text in Japanese and English; pages clean; shelved Front Table.
Munich, Germany: R. Piper & Co. Verlag, 1924. Large Octavo; 147 pages with 154 plates; G-; Quarter bound in black cloth with gold detailing and red paper boards; Boards shaken, bumping and rubbing to corners and along head edge, slight fraying along spine edges; Textblock has age toning and foxing to pages in forward half, split hinge along title page, splitting to hinge in rear of textblock; Text in German; Shelved Japanese Art.
London: Robert G. Sawers, 1982. Limited Edition. Folio; 389 pages; VG-; Fully bound in Brown cloth with gilt lettering; Housed in publisher's G+ beige Slipcase; Slipcase has black marks on both covers, bumping along spine edges; Boards have minor edgewear and shelfwear; Limited edition #459 of 1000; Shelved case 11.
London: Sotheby Publications, 1985. 2 Volumes; Quarto; 289/280 pages; VG-/G+; Tan spines with Black text and illustrations; Volumes fully bound in red cloth with gilt text; Dustjackets proteted by mylar covering, minor edgewear and shelfwear, volume 2 has closed tears at top corner of front cover and along head edge of front cover, small closed tear at bottom corner of rear cover; Boards have minor edgewear and shelfwear; Textblocks have bookplates on front pastedowns; additional shipping due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders; Shelved front table.
Rutland: Charles E. Tuttle, 1976. Fifth Printing. Quarto; 623 pages; VG-/G+; Gray spine with red text; Fully bound in red cloth with gilt and black lettering and detailing; Housed in publisher's G brown cardboard slipcase; Slipcase has some edgewear and shelfwear, tearing along openings, bumping along head edge; Dustjacket has small open tears at top corners, slight fraying along head edge of spine, sunning to spine; Boards have minor edgewear; Textblock has bending to top corners of forward pages; Shelved front table.
New York: Radio House Art Publishing, 2000. Quarto; 172 pages; VG-/VG-; Silver spine with White text; White paper wraps; Includes VG saddle-stitched paperback list of plates (Text in Japanese); Housed in publisher's VG- Gray slipcase; Slipcase has minor edgewear and shelfwear; Gift inscription on title page; Text in Japanese and English; Shelved Case 11.
Bijutsu Shuppan-sha, 1972. Limited Edition, #62/2250. Quarto, 317 pages; VG; bound in blue cloth, housed in a VG green cloth clamshell housed in a VG gray slipcase; mild rubbing to slipcase, minimal wear to book; Of the 2250 copies, 200 have been numbered 1-200 an published as a deluxe edition with the signature of Masuo Ikeda and three original colored intaglios; Shelved case 11.
Kyoto: Kyoto Shogoin, 1988. Folio, 281 pages; bound in brown silk-like fabric, housed in a brown slipcase, housed in a light brown cardboard box with Japanese lettering; This book selects 326 pieces of enamel painting and lacquer craftsmanship from the Hyokawa and Edo eras and the Ming and Qing dynasties. It includes 2 sets of national treasures that have been recognized for the first time.