TRADES AND CRAFTS OF OLD JAPAN: Leaves from a Contemporary Album

By: Kaemmerer, Eric A

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Rutland, VT and Tokyo, Japan: Charles E. Tuttle Company, (1961).. (1961).. Very good. - Small quarto [7-3/8 inches high by 7-1/8 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The extremities & the head & tail of the spine are slightly faded & there are 2 small, light stains to the front edge of the front cover. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & soiled with a tear to the top edge of the rear panel & a piece out of its bottom edge. 112 & [1] pages. 49 full- page illustrations, 6 of them in color. Very good in a good dust wrapper.

First edition.

Among the forty-nine trades and crafts described and illustrated are a dyeing shop, an embroidery shop, a fishmonger's, a pharmacist, a dealer in bamboo bird cages, a bookbinder, a sword dealer and a maker of paper umbrellas. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: TRADES AND CRAFTS OF OLD JAPAN: Leaves from a Contemporary Album

Author Name: Kaemmerer, Eric A

Categories: Crafts,

Publisher: Rutland, VT and Tokyo, Japan: Charles E. Tuttle Company, (1961).: (1961).

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 27699

Keywords: TRADES AND CRAFTS OF OLD JAPAN; SHOPS; DEALERS; JAPANESE; ERIC A. KAEMMERER; ILLUSTRATIONS; DYEING; EMBROIDERY; BAMBOO BIRD CAGES; BOOKBINDING; SWORDS; PAPER UMBRELLAS; FISHMONGER; LAQUEUR; FIRST EDITION; 1ST EDITION.