Herbert G. Ponting, F.R.G.S. - In Lotus-Land Japan - 1922

Description
Herbert G. Ponting, F.R.G.S. - In Lotus-Land Japan - 1922
Histoire, Livres illustrés, Voyages et découvertes - Quantité : 1 - Autre - voir description

A joy to read, and a book that needs to be treasured, with 8 pictures in colour and 80 in monochrome

Item Description
A fascinating book in the original cloth bindings. The book is wonderfully illustrated with 8 pictures in colour and 80 in monochrome from photographs by the author. Published by J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., London & Toronto, 1922. Publisher’s original blue boards, with Mountain Fuji and bowing woman in gilt on upper board. The spine lettered in gilt. Top page edges gilt.

Book Dimensions: 25.5 x 17.5 x 4.5 cm & Number of Pages: 306 including index

Contents include The Last Days of Feudalism, Tokyo Bay, Flower Festivals of Tokyo, Concerning Japanese Women, etc... 'Most visitors endeavour to arrive in Japan in spring, in time to see the Cherry-blossom Festivals.'

Condition
(Handsome Copy). The book is nice and tidy. Solid and well bound volume. Light marking and wear to boards’ corners and spine ends. Internally the book is in lovely condition. No writing or inscriptions. Occasional foxing on some pages, and for-edges. All pages are tightly held at the gutter. Inner hinges are very good. The text and plates are clean and bright (Please see pictures).







Informations du lot
Object
Livre
Nombre de livres
1
Sujet
Histoire, Livres illustrés, Voyages et découvertes
Auteur/ Illustrateur
Herbert G. Ponting, F.R.G.S.
Titre du livre
In Lotus-Land Japan
État
Très bon état
Année de publication de l’ouvrage le plus ancien
1922
Édition
Édition illustrée
Langue
Anglais
Langue originale
Oui
Éditeur
J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd.
Reliure
Couverture rigide
Extras
Autre - voir description
Nombre de pages
306
Dimensions
25.5×17.5 cm
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