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Pictures of the 36 Gates of the Shogun's Castle In Yedo.
Tokyo: Dobun-Kwan, [circa 1896]. 8.75" x 12". Original decorative wrappers with string ties. Some fairly light soiling to the front wrapper, top corner on the rear wrapper with a 1" chip, small and neat pencil note on the rear endpaper, else nice VG condition. With the title in English on the front wrapper. With one black & white plate, a map, and 36 marvelous full page color plates. Each color plate accompanied by a guard sheet with descriptive English language. With the title page and other characters in Japanese. A beautiful book. The WorldCat locates only 3 copies of this book in American libraries.
      [Bookseller: John Michael Lang]
Last Found On: 2012-04-27           Check availability:      Direct From Bookseller    


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