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SHIN-BIJUTSUKAI The New Monthly Magazine Of Various Designs By The Famous Artists Of Today by Furuya Korin / Yamada Naosaburo (ed)

Kyoto: Yamada Unsodo, 1902. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Furuya Korin. Exceptionally scarce Japanese design publication from the early 20th century. This issue from August 1902, the second year o...

From Journobooks

£400.00


Catalogue of the Loan Collection of English Water-Colour Drawings. Held at The Institute of Art Research, Ueno, Tokyo, October 10-24th, 1929.

[Tokyo]: Privately Printed for The Binyon Reception Committee at The Kenkyusha Press, Collotype by the Otsuka Kogeisha., [1929]. First edition, folio, pp.xviii, 13, 54 collotype plates. No.12 of 200 copies only. A very good copy in original Japanese clot...

From John Randall (Books of Asia)

£393.75


Old Portrait Masks of the Noh Drama [title translated from Japanese]

Folio. Unpag. full-page plates (3 color with tissue guards). Japanese text. Pictorial boards with title on attached paper label, faded, lightly stained green cloth slipcase with bone(?) clasps.Extra shipping and insurance required for this item....

From Glocal Matters

$550.00


SHIN-BIJUTSUKAI The New Monthly Magazine Of Various Designs By The Famous Artists Of Today by Furuya Korin / Yamada Naosaburo (ed)

Kyoto: Yamada Unsodo, 1903. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Furuya Korin. Exceptionally scarce Japanese design publication from the early 20th century. This issue from early 1903, the third year of ...

From Journobooks

£375.00


The Ogasawara Encyclopedia of Etiquette (Ogasawara Shoreitaizen) 小笠原諸礼大全 (おがさわらしょれいたいぜん) by GYOKUZAN, Okada 岡田, 玉山

1809 Japanese Samurai Etiquette Ogasawara Daimyo 2v Woodblock Tea Ceremony Meiji An interesting 19th century woodblock-print of 'The Ogasawara Encyclopedia of Etiquette' writing the rules of etiquette for Samurai prior to the Meiji Era. Ian Neary states,...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$499.00


Antique Japanese Fairy Tale Series #8, Urashima the Fisher Boy by CHAMBERLAIN, Basil H

1886 1ed Japanese Fairy Tales Urashima the Fisher Boy Color Illustrated Tokyo A rare, hand-made book on silk-stitched, creped wraps of famous Japanese fairy tales! This traditional tale, 'Urashima the Fisher Boy, is an illustrated woodblock book telling ...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$499.00


Antique Japanese Fairy Tale Series #13, The Silly Jelly-Fish by CHAMBERLAIN, B.H

1887 1ed Japanese Fairy Tales Silly Jelly Fish Monkeys Color Illustrated Tokyo A rare, hand-made book on silk-stitched, creped wraps of famous Japanese fairy tales! This traditional tale, 'The Silly Jelly-Fish', is an illustrated woodblock book telling t...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$499.00


Antique Japanese Fairy Tale Series #16, The Wonderful Tea Kettle by JAMES, T.H

1896 1st ed Japanese Fairy Tales Wonderful Tea Kettle Badger Illustrated Tokyo A rare, hand-made book on silk-stitched, creped wraps of famous Japanese fairy tales! This traditional tale, 'The Wonderful Tea Kettle', is an illustrated woodblock book telli...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$499.00


Reference to the Chronicle of the Rise and Fall of the Heike and Genji (Sankou Genpei Jōsuiki, also Genpei Seisuiki) by Kosuke Hirooka (?) / Utagawa Yoshiiku (Illustrator)

Tokyo : Eisen Sha, 1883. Paperback. Good. Reference to the Chronicle of the Rise and Fall of the Heike and Genji (Sankou Genpei Jōsuiki, also Genpei Seisuiki). This is an extended version of the Heike Monogatari (The Tale of th...

From rohebooks

$499.00


Japan: Its History Arts and Literature [and] China Its History Arts and Literature [12 volumes] Oriental Series. Author's Edition by Brinkley, Captain F [Francis]

Boston and Tokyo 1901 and 1902: J. B. Millet, 1901. First Edition Thus . Red Cloth. Near Fine. 9 3/8" Tall. Photographs Throughout. Teg. 12 Volumes: Eight Volumes On Japan, Copyright 1901, And 4 Volumes On China, Copyright 1902, In Original Matchin...

From Arroyo Seco Books

$475.00


The Ornamental Arts of Japan, in Four Portfolios by Audsley, George Ashdown

Charles Scribner's Sons, 1883. Book. Good. Hardcover. Limited Edition. Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall. Four very large portfolios with loose pages inside, as produced. Each volume with two or three sections. All hard portfolios in fair or so...

From The Old Sage Bookshop

$450.00


NOCTURNE. ORNÉ DE CINQ EUX FORTES ... by Miyashita Tokio [illustrator], and Seisyu Maeda

[Tokyo]: Presse Bibliomane, 1959. Large octavo. Three-quarter polished tan calf and boards, spine lettered in gilt, t.e.g. A bit of tanning to boards and endsheets along the calf turn-ins and edges, very shallow bleed at top edge in the gutter early and ...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$450.00


SHIN-BIJUTSUKAI The New Monthly Magazine Of Various Designs By The Famous Artists Of Today by Furuya Korin / Yamada Naosaburo (ed)

Kyoto: Yamada Unsodo, 1903. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Furuya Korin. Exceptionally scarce Japanese design publication from the early 20th century. This issue from 1903, the third year of public...

From Journobooks

£300.00


Kaishien Gaden by [Wang Gai]

Kaishien Gaden (Manual of the Mustard Seed Garden) is an Edo-Era Japanese edition of the very popular Chinese painting guide Jieziyuan Huazhaun by Wang Gai, first published in the Qing Dynasty in China (1701). The manual was reprinted many times from 1748...

From Florilegius

$400.00


A Guide to Folding and Tying for Girls Schools (Joshikyouka Tsutsumimusubi no Shiori) by Saito Maruko (ed.)

Tokyo: Ogura Shoten, 1901 (Meiji 33). Original watoji (4-hole, stitched) bindings for all volumes. Good. Complete 2 volume set of this Meiji period (1868-1912) guide to ceremonial origami and rope tying for Japanese schoolgirls. Extensively illustrated...

From rohebooks

$399.00


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