Japan Described by Great Writers

By: Singleton, Esther, Ed. , Trans.

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Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Extremities of cover are rubbed, owner name lightly penned to first endpaper, no other defects. . Bright gilt lettering and decoration on navy cloth covers and spine. Pages are clean and bright. Book contains 46 articles about Japan and is illustrated with 39 photographic plates. Describes Japan and the Japanese people as they were observed by Western writers at the end of the nineteenth century, including the country and race, history and religion, places and monuments, manners and customs, Aarts and crafts, and "modern Japan" circa 1900. A beautiful copy of the first ediiton. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 372 pages. J1

Title: Japan Described by Great Writers

Author Name: Singleton, Esther, Ed. , Trans.

Categories: Travel and Geography, Culture and Society, Asia,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: NY. NY, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1904

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 18990

Keywords: Japan History People Geography 19th Century Customs Arts And Crafts