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Takamiyama, The World of Sumo

by Kuhaulua, Jesse (Daigoro Takamiyama), with John Wheeler

Condition: Fine/Fine. Cloth. Bright, crisp copy. No writing or marks., Very nice DJ


Fine/Fine. Cloth. Bright, crisp copy. No writing or marks., Very nice DJ Photos by D. Turner Givens sumo wrestling / Japan Kodansha International Tokyo 1973 First edition 10 1/4 x 7 1/2", 176 p., ISBN 0870111957. The story of the rise to fame of Hawaiian-born Jesse Kuhaulna, in the world of Japanese sumo wrestling., Chapter headings: Kokugi; Happy Valley to Takasago-beya; Chanko-nabe, Matawari and Bamboo sticks; Sumodo; Maezumo through Maku-shita; New Sekitori; Okome; Sanyaku.
  • Bookseller: Hyleana Fine Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: MAIN010943I
  • Title: Takamiyama, The World of Sumo
  • Author: Kuhaulua, Jesse (Daigoro Takamiyama), with John Wheeler
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine. Cloth. Bright, crisp copy. No writing or marks., Very nice DJ
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0870111957
  • ISBN 13: 9780870111952
  • Publisher: Kodansha International
  • Place: Tokyo
  • Date published: 1973
  • Keywords: sumo wrestling sport Japan / Japanese world of sumo wrestling

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