Japanese Treasure Tales. Kumasaku Tomita, G. Ambrose Lee.

Japanese Treasure Tales

London and Osaka: Yamanaka & Co, (1906). First edition. Hardcover. N.d. (1906). Presumed first edition. Hardcover in olive green cloth lettered in gilt and with blindstamped design front cover. Edges uncut. 96 pp. Color frontispiece "The Ama and The Jewel" and 14 additional black and white plates with tissue guards in the text. Vey good, some waer to the extremities; light scattered foxing throughout the text. A collection of the origins of the tales whose themes and subjects appeared consistantly in antiquarian Japanese literature and legend. Very Good. Item #E24297

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