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A History of Haiku (two volumes--see notes)

By Blyth, R. H.

Tokyo: Hokuseido. Vol 1: pbk in DJ: VG/VG+. Vol. 2: hardcover in DJ: VG+/VG. 1963. paperback. hardcover. 12mo . 427, 375 pp . 1st Vol. 1 is a paperback in DJ, 9th ptg, from 1984, (orig. ed. was 1963). Vol 2 is appparent 1st HB ptg, 1964. Edgeworn DJ. .


Re-understanding Japan: Chinese Perspectives, 1895-1945
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Re-understanding Japan: Chinese Perspectives, 1895-1945

By Lu Yan

Honolulu: U. of Hawai'i. Fine/Near Fine. 2004. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 339pp .


Horizon Is Calling

By Yashima, Taro

NY: Holt. VG/Good+. 1947. hardcover. hardcover. 12mo . 276pp . Spine cocked a bit, name in pencil, some soiling to edges. DJ has 1/4" tear, some wear and soiling. No statement of printing. .


Lafcadio Hearn

By Stevenson, Elizabeth

NY: Macmillan. VG+/Good+ (see notes). 1961. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 362pp . 1" tear, couple 1/2" tears and some edgewear to p/c DJ. In mylar. .


Dear General MacArthur

By Rinjiro, Sodei

Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield. VG+/VG+ (see notes). 2001. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 306pp . NOT ex lib, but the mylar has been put on in a library style, so if you were to remove the mylar, it would mark the covers. .


Myths and Legends of Japan

By Davis, F. Hadland

NY: Crowell. Good only, no dj (see notes). 1920 or so. hardcover. hardcover. 8vo . 430pp . Pencil notes on end paper, split over hinge has been re-glued. A few pp of marginalia. Spine lettering unreadable, front is OK. No date, but about 1920. Very decent reading copy, despite listed flaws. .


The Growth Rate of the Japanese Economy since 1878

By Ohkawa, Kazushi et al

Tokyo: Kinokuniya. VG+/VG-. 1957. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 250pp . 1 1/2" tear bottom spine of DJ. In mylar. Scarce item. .


The Beauty of Japan No international or priority, please.

By International Society for Educational Information

NP: ISEI. VG+ loose leaf binder with text and slides. ND. loose leaf. 4to . unpp . Several pages of text which describes each slide, with a cassette tape that has the audio for the presentation. .


Seeds in the Heart

By Keene, Donald

NY: Holt. VG+/VG+. 1993. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 1265pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY--TOO HEAVY. .


Vanishing Japan

By Huber, Morton W.

Phila: Chilton. VG+/VG (see notes). 1965. 1st. hardcover. 4to . 160pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Couple tears to 1/2" to DJ .


The China Quagmire: Japan's Expansion on the Asian Continent 1933-1941

By Morley, James William

NY: Columbia U. Press. Near Fine/VG+. 1983. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 503pp . Scarce. .


Japan Erupts: The London Naval Conference and the Manchurian Incident, 1928-1932

By Morley, James William (ed.)

NY: Columbia U. Press. VG+/VG (see notes). 1984. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 410pp . Couple 1/4" tears, bit of edgewear to DJ. Scarce title. .


Britain and Japan in the Twntieth Century
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Britain and Japan in the Twntieth Century

By Towle, Philip and Kosuge, (eds.)

London: Tauris. VG+/VG. 2007. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 236pp . 1/2" tear to DJ. .


The Fateful Choice: Japan's Advence into Southeast Asia, 1939-1941

By Morley, James William (ed.)

NY: Columbia U. Press. VG+/VG- (see notes). 1980. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 366pp . Slight cant to spine. Several 1/4" tears and some wear to DJ. Scarce. .


The Flower and Willow World: A Study of the Geisha

By Scott, A. C.

London: Heinemann. VG+/VG+. 1959. 1st. hardcover. 12mo . Bit of edgewear to DJ. Nice copy. .


The Complete Journal of Townsend Harris: First American Consul and Minister to Japan

By Harris, Townsend

Rutland, VT: Tuttle. VG+/Good+ (see notes). 1968. 3rd ptg thus. hardcover. 8vo . 616pp . P O name. 1" tear top rear, some soiling to DJ. .


The Art of Kabuki: Famous Plays in Performance

By Leiter, Samuel L. (transl. and commentary)

Berkeley: U. of California Press. VG+/VG. 1979. 1st. hardcover. large 8vo . 298pp . Rem line top edge of book. Bit of wear to DJ. .


The Hidden Army

By Maeda, Tetsuo (Karpa, transl.)

Chicago: Edition Q. Near Fine/VG+. 1995. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 330pp . Very slight cant to spine. 1/4" tear to DJ. Press release sheet laid in. .


Biographical Dictionary of Japanese Literature

By Hisamatsu, Sen'ichi

NY: Kodansha. VG/VG. 1977. 2nd ptg. hardcover. 8vo . 437pp . Couple small sunned patches at edges of book. Couple 1/4" tears bottom spine of DJ. "Outstanding" review label on front. Pub'd at 29.50 in 1977! .


Minka: My Farmhouse in Japan
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Minka: My Farmhouse in Japan

By Roderick, John

NY: Princeton Architectural. Near Fine/Near Fine. 2008. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 251pp . Slightest cant to spine, price-clipped DJ. Unaccountably scarce. .


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