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Mr. Gladstone's washi : a survey of Reports on the manufacture of paper in Japan, "The Parkes report of 1871 by Hans. Schmoller - Hardcover - 1/1/1984 - from SequiturBooks and Biblio.co.uk

Mr. Gladstone's washi : a survey of Reports on the manufacture of paper in Japan, "The Parkes report of 1871

by Hans. Schmoller

Condition: Like New


Bird & Bull Press, 1/1/1984. Hardcover. Like New. x, 43, 24 pages, [3] folded leaves of plates, [50] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm. Bird & Bull Press, 1984. 4to. Fine. 2 volumes, in slip cover. Clean, unmarked pages. Fine binding and cover. Hardcover, softcover and slip case. 1/2 leather by Gary Parrot. One of 500, limited edition. Includes reproductions of selected pages of Jihe Kunisaki's Kamisuki chohoki (Osaka, 1798), being those pages with illustrations. Includes text of the Parkes reports, issued as no. C-400 in the series of British Parliamentary command papers, together with color reproductions of the 19 watercolors forming inclosure no. 3 of the reports.
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  • Bookseller: SequiturBooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1004060054
  • Title: Mr. Gladstone's washi : a survey of Reports on the manufacture of paper in Japan, "The Parkes report of 1871
  • Author: Hans. Schmoller
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Like New
  • Quantity available: 2
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Bird & Bull Press
  • Date published: 1/1/1984
  • Bookseller catalogs: Books on Books;


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