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Book Number 1421 
Author Frank Brinkley 
Title Japan, Described and Illustrated by the Japanese, Written By Eminent Japanese Authorities and Scholars. 
Date 1897 
Publisher J.B. Millet Company. 
Place of Publication Boston 
Edition Limited Yedo edition, 311 of 1000 copies. 
Volume Information Ten volumes.  
Cover Coloured patterned silk cloth binding, gilt paper labels with title and vignette to each upper board, flat spine, bound with thick string.  
Illustration With10 colour flower collotypes by K. Ogawa, as well as numerous black and white in-text illustrations. 
Size Folio 
Condition A superb set. 
Reference Bennett, Early Japanese Images 51. 
Translation Info  
Notes An important 19th-century work about Japanese life and culture before Western influence. This set does not have the large albumen photographs: there were two different series of this set published, one with and one without the photographs. 
Price (US$) 750  
Short Description ; Book Asia Far East Japan, Korea 

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