[Tokyo]: The Mainichi, 1950. Paperback. photos and illustrations (including a color woodcut of "A Dancing Girl Preparing Tea"), 410p. Original pictorial wrapper. 37cm. Wrapper slightly curled at ends. Large format pictorial item. Includes extensive advertising.
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Manila: Filipiniana Book Guild, 1967. Hardcover. frontis, index, xi, 304p. 23cm. Minor soiling on a few pages. Small label of American distributor at base of title-page. No Jacket. Publications of the Filipiniana Book Guild, XII. Vargas served as Mayor of Manila, Chairman of the Philippine Executive Commission, and as Philippine...
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1983). Hardcover. 2 vols. index, xx, 411, viii, 388p. Original binding. djs. 25cm. Vol. One, Text; Vol. Two, Music.
Boston: D. Lothrop, (c. 1886). Hardcover. frontis, 179p. plus (12)p. publisher's advertisements. Original brown cloth. 18cm. Spine sloped. Gift inscription. Signature almost entirely detached. Account of experiences by this American missionary who was apparently born in Eastport, Maine and whose husband organized the first Baptist church in Tokyo during his...
Tokyo: Young East Association, (c. 1957). Hardcover. iv, 184p. [plus separately-numbered 9p. index] dj. 21cm. Jacket moderately worn. Gackstrip faded. Name on endpaper. Numerous ink underlinings & notations. Backstrip faded.
[Boston but presumably printed in Japan]: Matsuki, n.d. [early 20th century]. Paperback. Four-page crepe paper item. Advertised Mr. Matsuki's emporium specializing in all things Japanese.
London: 1934. Paperback. 69p. Original wrapper. 24cm. International Labour Office. Studies and Reports. Series B (Economic Conditions) No. 21.
New York & Tokyo: Weatherhill, (1987). 2nd printing. Hardcover. frontis, photos, ills. (some color, 1 folding), index, xxi, 259p. Original purple cloth. dj. 26cm. Minor edge-wear on jacket.
London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, (c. 1956). 1st ed. Hardcover. Illustrated. index, viii, 80p. dj. 28cm.
London: Adam & Charles Black, (1905). 5th printing. Hardcover. frontis, color illustrations, xiv, 207p. Original blue cloth. 22cm. No jacket. Backstrip slightly darkened. Modest wear only. Text transcribed by Dorothy Menpes.
Sidney: Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1992. Paperback. illustrations (color and black and white), 116p. Softcover in original wrapper. 27cm.
London: William Heinemann, 1908. Hardcover. frontis, photos, 207p. Original brown cloth. 19cm. Extremities lightly rubbed (minor fraying). No jacket. Translated from the French by Florence Simmonds.
[Washington]: War Dept. Military Intelligence Division, 1945. Paperback. iii,  leaves, mostly printed on one side. Softcover in original stapled covers. 28cm. Paper backing around spine almost completely gone, exposing the staples. Other modest cover soiling and wear.
Jefferson, NC and London: McFarland & Company, (c. 1992). Hardcover. photos, illustrations, index, xi, 316p. Original black cloth, lettered in gilt. 26cm. No jacket (probably as published).
New York: John Day, (1941). 1st ed. Hardcover. photos, 280. Original cloth. dj. 21cm. Jacket flaps narrowly clipped.
n.p. n.p., 1930. Hardcover. frontis (portrait), plates, tables (some folding), errata slip (mounted on rear pastedown), various pagings (ca. 318 total pages). Original binding. 26cm. Cover scuffed and somewhat worn. Age-toned. Minor insect damage along fore-edge. Contents not tightly bound but still reasonably sound. No Jacket. INSCRIBED by Mizutani beneath...
Seattle: Seattle Art Museum distributed by the University of Washington Press, (c. 1999). 1st ed. Hardcover. illustrations (many color), 333p. Hardcover. dj. 31cm.
Tokyo: Kokon Shoin, (1962). Hardcover. photos, 60p. plus a thin 7" sound recording (33 1/3 rpm) in cover pocket. Original cloth. dj. 26cm. Jacket chipped along edges and scuffed. Corners rubbed. Japanese text. The sound recording apparently contains a translation of a speech by Pablo Casals.
Tokyo: National Museum of Art, 1992. Paperback. color illustrations, 141p. Softcover in original wrappers. 28cm. Text in Japanese and also selectively in English.
Tokyo: Kyobunkan, 1914. Hardcover. portrait (of Frederick Billings and his mother), 2, 273p. Original olive green cloth. 22cm. Corner bumped. Backstrip faded. End leaves browned. No Jacket. Japanese text. Nemoto, who became a distinguished politician in Japan, had come to the United States to acquire a Western education. A Preface...
Rutland: Charles E. Tuttle, (1982). 12th printing. Hardcover. frontis, photos, index, 168p. Original blue cloth. dj. 20cm. In original cardboard slipcase.
Tokyo: Kokubun Shoin, 1937. Hardcover. 878p. Hardcover. 19cm. Moderate general browning and wear. No jacket. "Maj. Arthur R. Smith HQ V Army Group CCC Taihoku, Formosa 25 November 1945" inked on endpaper. Japanese title and text. Smith, an American WWII Army Intelligence Officer, was sent to Taiwan and Shanghai after the Japanese surrender.
New York & Tokyo: Weatherhill, (c. 1983). 1st ed. Hardcover. illustrations (black & white), index, xi, 351p. Original lavender cloth. dj. 26cm.
London: John Murray, 1893. 3rd ed, revised and for the most part re-written by Basil Hall Chamberlain. Hardcover. frontis (folding map), 2 folding illustrations, 16 maps (15 folding, including a pocket map), index, x, 459p. plus p. errata and 27p. advertisements. Burgundy cloth. 19cm. Moderate chipping at head of backstrip...
Tokyo: Sakagami Shoin, . Hardcover. 174p. Original boards. Slipcase. 19cm. Backstrip cracked along rear joint and darkened. Edges of slipcase darkened with minor dampstaining along top and edges. Japanese text. A biographical account by Mushanokogi (who also painted the illustrations printed on the slipcase, binding, and endpapers). Kusunoki was a....