A joy to read, and a book that needs to be treasured, with 8 pictures in colour and 80 in monochrome
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.'
(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).
- Nombre de livres
- Histoire, Livres illustrés, Voyages et découvertes
- Auteur/ Illustrateur
- Herbert G. Ponting, F.R.G.S.
- Titre du livre
- In Lotus-Land Japan
- Très bon état
- Année de publication de l’ouvrage le plus ancien
- Édition illustrée
- Langue originale
- J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd.
- Couverture rigide
- Autre - voir description
- Nombre de pages
- 25.5×17.5 cm