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image of On Lenin's and Stalin's theories dealing with the national question: 3 essays

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Emeryville, CA: Tsushin / Anti-Stalinism Study Group, 1972. 41p., mimeographed 8.5x11 inch pamphlet. Gakushu series no. 4, Feb. 1972. Collection of articles translated from Japanese anti-Stalinist authors.
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image of Tanizaki and Poe: The Grotesque and the Quest for Supernal Beauty

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Pamphlet. pp221-240, stapled wraps, 6.75x10 inches, wraps lightly toned along edges, a few small white spots on front wrap else very good condition. Reprinted from Comparative Literature, Vol. XXIX, No. 3 (Summer 1977).
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Pamphlet. pp221-240, stapled wraps, 6.75x10 inches, wraps lightly toned along edges,small splash stain on front wrap else very good condition. Reprinted from Comparative Literature, Vol. XXIX, No. 3 (Summer 1977).
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image of The End of the Edo Period and the Meiji Era: The Rise of Civilization through Ukiyoe / Bakumatsu Meiji Bunmei Kaika 幕末から明治へ。浮世絵による文明開化

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Nagoya: Masupuro Denko Bijutsukan, 1979. Hardcover. 222p., 10x14.5 inches, green illustrated boards, color photos and illustrations throughout, in very good condition, in Japanese language but titles under images are Romanized.
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Making a Map

by Noda, Wakaba

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Published
2008
ISBN
9789197688840
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£18.36

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npl: Farewell Books, 2008. Paperback. [30]p., wraps, 6.5x8.5 inches, only illus., no text, wraps lightly worn and soiled else very good first edition. Japanese photographer.
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image of Ai rabu ukiyoe Oranda-gonomi あいら--ぶ浮世絵阿蘭陀趣味 [I love ukiyoe

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Tokyo: Ribun Shuppan, 1984. 173p. hardcover in dustjacket; couple of pen marks in the list of illustrations. Color and black and white photos of Japanese artwork depicting westerners. Text mostly in Japanese.
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Pamphlet. pp221-240, stapled wraps, 6.75x10 inches, wraps lightly toned along edges, small rust stain on front wrap else very good condition. Reprinted from Comparative Literature, Vol. XXIX, No. 3 (Summer 1977).
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image of History of Japan, Together with a Description of the Kingdom of Siam, 1690-92 [3 volumes]

History of Japan, Together with a Description of the Kingdom of Siam, 1690-92 [3 volumes]

by Kaempfer, Engelbert. Translated by J.G. Scheuchzer

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Published
1971
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9780404036300
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£40.39

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New York: A M S Press, Incorporated, 1971. Hardcover. Vol. 1, lxxxix, 336 pages, Vol. 2, ix,396 pages, Vol. 3, vii, 385, green boards with gold imprint of a chrysanthemum on cover board and spine of each volume, includes black and white illustrations and foldout maps and drawings, Very good. Slight browning/age-toning to pages. Faint crease to length of… Read more
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Aiko Miyawaki: Escultura

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Published
1991
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Barcelona: Fundació Joan Miró, 1991. Paperback. 52p., french-fold wraps, 8.5x11 inches, chiefly illus., very good exhibition catalog. Text in English and Spanish.
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The Oriental Adventure Explorers of the East

by Severin, Timothy

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Published
1976
ISBN
9780316781756
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Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1976. Hardcover. 240p., brown boards, previous owner's gift inscription to front free endpaper, very good. Price clipped dust jacket shows some dulling, bit of edgewear.
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image of Vector: the gay magazine of the Society for Individual Rights vol. 12, #7, August 1976: Mishima and the War of Emotion

Vector: the gay magazine of the Society for Individual Rights vol. 12, #7, August 1976: Mishima and the War of Emotion

by Manning, Jay, editor, Yukio Mishima, Daniel Curzon, Valerie Vogel, Gary Collins, Robert Haule, Randy Seanor, Efren Ramirez, Tom Felt, et al.

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Published
1976
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San Francisco: Society for Individual Rights, 1976. Magazine. 52p., 8.5x11 inches, ads, illustrated with nude photos and a drawings, very good magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Cover story on Mishima. Also a portfolio of photos Dykescape by Vogel. Photos from the 1976 Gay Pride Celebration in SF. S.I.R. was an extremely important homophile organization in the 1960s-70s and "Vector"… Read more
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image of Japanese Maps of the Edo Period / Chizu de yomu edo jidai 地図で読む江戶時代

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Tokyo: Kashiwa Shobo, 1998. Hardcover. 270pp., color prints, many illustrations, drawings, and maps in color throughout. 9x12. Map Illustrated endpapers. Very good hardcover in dj. Text in Japanese and English.
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Atsushi Imoto: Sculptures, 1962-1967

by Imoto, Atsushi

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Published
1967
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Tokyo: Galeri Takashimaya, 1967. Paperback. [36]p., stapled wraps, 9.75x9.5 inches, chiefly illus., wraps lightly worn, bottom corner of front wrap dog-eared else very good exhibition catalog. Text in French and Japanese.
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Shoichi Ida: Well From Karma Series

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Published
1988
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Los Angeles: Herbert Palmer Gallery, 1988. Paperback. [24]p., stapled wraps, 8.5x8.5 inches, profusely illus., old price sticker on front wrap else very good exhibtion catalog with list of works laid in. Japanese artist.
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image of Keiichi Tahara: Eclats; fri.17 May - sat.29 Jun 1985

Keiichi Tahara: Eclats; fri.17 May - sat.29 Jun 1985

by [Tahara, Keiichi], text by Junji Ito

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Published
1985
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Tokyo: Ando Gallery, 1985. Pamphlet. Stapled wraps with two fold-out pages, one containing 8 panels and the other with 6 panels, 10x10 inches, chiefly illus., wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Text in English and Japanese. The Japanese photographer spent much of his life in Paris.
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Days in a Life: The art of Tetsuya Noda

by [Noda, Tetsuya]; edited by Robert Flynn Johnson

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Published
2004
ISBN
9780939117222
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£73.44

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San Francisco: Asian Art Museum, 2004. Paperback. 19, 60p., wraps, 8.5x10 inches, splash stain on front wrap else very good first edition. Catalog for an exhibit of works by the Japanese artist and printmaker.
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Isles of Gold: Antique maps of Japan

by Cortazzi, Hugh

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Published
1983
ISBN
9780834801844
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New York: Weatherhill, 1983. Hardcover. xvii, 177p., cloth-covered boards with gilt titling, profusely illus., 5 fold-out maps, 1 map laid in, very good first edition in like unclipped dj.
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Future Sex: #3; Race & Sex/Japanese Porn/X-Rated Software

by Palac, Lisa, editor, Annie Sprinkle, Daniel Clowes, Susie Bright, Jack Boulware et al.

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Published
1993
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San Francisco: Kundalin Pub, 1993. Magazine. 64p., 8.25x10.75 inches, essays, opinion, fiction, erotica, photos, art, ads, services and resources, very good magazine in stapled pictorial wraps.
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Recent Works by Setsuko

by [Klossowska de Rola], Setsuko

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Published
1992
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London: The LEfevre Gallery, 1992. Pamphlet. [20]p., stapled wraps, 7x9.5 inches, chiefly illus., very good exhibition catalog. The Japanese artist is the widow of Balthus.
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image of Doctor on Desima; Selected Chapters from JHR J.L.C. Pompe van Meerdervoort's Vijf Jaren in Japan [Five Years in Japan] (1857-1863) Translated and Annotated by Elizabeth P. Wittermans and John Z. Bowers

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Tokyo: Sophia University, 1970. Hardcover. vii, 144p., rubricated titlepage, no illustrations, presswork on lovely alkaline paperstock, hardbound in 10.5x6.5 inch clothbacked papered boards with black spine-label gilt and enclosed in the dust jacket. Book itself is near-fine, its corner-tips minutely turned but both boards otherwise perfectly sound and entirely clean and unmarked; while the dj is badly edgeworn across… Read more
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