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The Silent Traveller in Japan

by Yee, Chiang

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780393086423
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$25.00

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New York: W. W. Norton, 1972. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page) in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with bright blue Japanese lettering on cover, bright blue title lettering on English on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is… Read more
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Japanese Cooking A Simple Art

by Tsuji, Shizuo

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Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
Stated First edition
ISBN
9780870113994
Item Price
$75.00

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Kodansha International, 1980. Stated First edition. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. First Edition, 1980 in unclipped dust jacket. Clean burgundy cloth boards with crisp white lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean pale blue-green endpapers. No names, writing… Read more
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$75.00
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Japanese Girls and Women

by Bacon, Alice Mabel

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Published
1891
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
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$15.00

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Boston / New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1891. Third Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/no dust jacket. Decorated American trade binding. Green cloth boards with silver decoration and lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spots of wear to spine ends. Hint of very light soiling. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. … Read more
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Kimono: Vanishing Tradition Japanese Textiles of the 20th Century

by Cheryl Imperatore; Paul Maclardy

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780764312281
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$40.00

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Atglen, Pennsylvania: Schiffer Publishing, 2001. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by the author, in clean unchipped dust jacket. Very clean unworn glossy illustrated boards. No bumping or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, all pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers. … Read more
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$40.00
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The Bridge of the Brocade Sash

by Sitwell, Sacheverell

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Stated First Edition
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$20.00

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Cleveland / New York: World Publishing, 1959. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Green cloth boards with blue decoration on cover, blue lettering on spine. Very slight browning to top front board edge, otherwise a clean book. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound -… Read more
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Little Pictures of Japan

by Miller, Olive Beaupre Miller (Editor)

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Published
1925
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$40.00

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Chicago: The Book House for Children, 1925. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/no dust jacket . Katharine Sturges, Illustrator. First Edition, First Printing. Clean dark blue cloth boards with clean circular color paste-on illustration on cover; gold lettering and gold ring around the illustration; gold lettering on spine. Tiny spot of wear to two… Read more
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Japanese Radicals Revisited: Student Protest in Postwar Japan

by Krauss, Ellis S.

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780520024670
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$20.00

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University Of California Press, 1974. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition in clean unchipped dust jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright; small previous owner name neatly ink-stamped at top… Read more
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Mirror in the Shrine: American Encounters with Meiji Japan

by Rosenstone, Robert A.

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780674576414
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$15.00

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Harvard University Press, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. First Edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page, in unclipped dust jacket. Rust brown cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on spine. Clean, with no bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound -… Read more
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$15.00
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Diaries of Court Ladies of Old Japan

by Annie Shepley Omori and Kochi Doi (Translators)

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Published
1920
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$20.00

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Boston / New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1920. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/no dust jacket . First Edition. Clean brown paper-covered boards with beige cloth spine. Gold Japanese lettering on cover, gold lettering in English on spine. Small spots of wear-through to lower corner tips, very small spots of wear to lower spine… Read more
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Saints and Samurai: The Political Culture of American and Japanese Elites

by Austin, Lewis

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780300018615
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$20.00

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Yale University Press, 1975. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/Fine. First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with previous owner name and date… Read more
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The Heike Story

by Yoshikawa, Eiji

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Published
1956
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Stated First Edition
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good+. Kenkichi Sugimoto, Illustrator. Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with red cloth spine, small black illustration on beige cloth with blind-stamped Japanese symbols on red cloth, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding… Read more
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$75.00
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Lieutenant Lookeast

by Ibuse, Masuji

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Stated First Edition
ISBN
9780870111471
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$20.00

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Tokyo: Kodansha International Ltd., 1971. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean midnight blue cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration of saluting soldier on cover, silver lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean… Read more
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$20.00
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Techniques of Japanese Embroidery

by Shuji Tamura

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
Later printing
ISBN
9780873416276
Item Price
$25.00

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USA: Krause Publications, 2004. Later printing. Paperback. Fine. Beautifully clean, as new large soft cover book - approx. size: 8-1/2" x 11". No fading, creasing or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated in full color. 128 pages. … Read more
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Studies in the Institutional History of Early Modern Japan

by Hall, John W. and Marius B. Jansen

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$25.00

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Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1968. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. First Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with black letterin on spine. Tiny pin-head spots of wear to corners at base of spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. … Read more
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Warlords, Artists, and Commoners: Japan in the Sixteenth Century

by Bardwell L. Smith; George Elison (Editors)

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Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780824806927
Item Price
$22.00

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Honolulu: University Press Of Hawaii, 1981. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good+. First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean light gray cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name neatly penned at top… Read more
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Japanese Art of War

by Cleary, Thomas

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1992
ISBN
9780877736530
Item Price
$10.00

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Boston / London: Shambhala, 1992. 1992. Paperback. Near Fine. Later printing, very clean nice condition. Trade paperback has no wear, fading, or creasing. Very small previous owner name neatly stamped at top edge of half-title page. No other marks. 131 pages with index.
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Distinguishing the Way (Bendo)

by Ogyu Sorai (Olof G. Lidin, Translator)

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Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$20.00

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Tokyo: Sophia University, 1970. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good+. Clean book in clean dust jacket. Pretty patterned boards with beige cloth spine, dark green title box with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Very small… Read more
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A Chime of Windbells

by Stewart, Harold

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Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Third printing
Item Price
$30.00

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Charles E. Tuttle, 1970. Third printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. A beautifully printed and bound book with original publisher's banner and clean original slipcase. Clean beige and green cloth boards with two decorative fans on cover, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear; slight fading to spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and… Read more
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$30.00
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A Diplomat's Wife in Japan

by Fraser, Mary C.

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Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Stated First Edition
ISBN
9780834801721
Item Price
$20.00

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John Weatherhill, Inc., 1982. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine /Fine. Stated First Edition, 1982, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean brown silk cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean. Green endpapers, with previous owner name… Read more
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As We Saw Them: The First Japanese Embassy to the United States (1860)

by Masao Miyoshi

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780520037670
Item Price
$40.00

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University Of California Press, 1979. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean first edition in clean original dust jacket. White cloth boards with aqua cloth spine, crisp white lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Map illustrated endpapers, with… Read more
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