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A HANDBOOK FOR TRAVELLERS IN JAPAN Including the Whole Empire from Saghalien to Formosa

By: Chamberlain, Basil Hall; Mason, W. B.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1907

Edition: Eighth Edition


Bright red boards with light rubbing to extremities and very lightly faded in one corner of back board. Light brown spots of discoloration to endpapers (not foxing). First and last few pages a bit darkened. Former owner's name on title page. Neat writing to back of each map (probably to avoid opening when not needed). ; Extensive ad section at rear. Chock full of maps, sketches, fold-outs; 12mo - 7" to 7½" tall; 570, 32 pages View more info

A HISTORY OF JAPANESE LITERATURE

By: Aston, W. G.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann, 1918


Wear to extremities. Endpapers browned. Previous owner's info to front free endpaper. Binding not tight; Part of a series on great literature, this volume showcases authors from the Land of the Rising Sun ; Short Histories of the Literatures of the World; 8vo; 410 pages View more info

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AMERICA ENCOUNTERS JAPAN From Perry to MacArthur

By: Neumann, William L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, 1963


Small open tears to DJ which is slightly browned. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper; Many Americans' beliefs about Japan are rooted in misconception, particularly after WWII. Sure to rouse controversy among historians, author Neumann examines the question of Pearl Harbor in terms of the degree to which Japan may have been pressured into attacking Pearl Harbor; 8vo; 353 pages View more info

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AMERICA TO JAPAN A Symposium of Papers by Representative Citizens of the United States on the Relations between Japan and America

By: Russell, Lindsay [editor]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1915


The lightest of wear to the extremities, really a lovely copy; Along with the companion volume, 'Japan to America,' a perhaps somewhat sanitized look at the relations, real and hoped for, between the two countries; 8vo; 318 pages View more info

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AN OFFICIAL GUIDE TO EASTERN ASIA Volume 3-North-Eastern Japan

By: Anonymous

Price: $354.61

Publisher: Tokyo, Imperial Japanese Government Railways, 1914


Occasional foxing. Small closed tear to first map. Binding starting to separate at title page; Detailed guide to NE Japan on the eve of WWI; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 488 pages View more info

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AN OFFICIAL GUIDE TO EASTERN ASIA Volume II-South-Western Japan

By: Anonymous

Price: $336.63

Publisher: Tokyo, Imperial Japanese Government Railways, 1914


Endpapers browned. First map torn and slightly frayed ; Detailed guide to SW Japan on the eve of WWI; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 370 pages View more info

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AN OFFICIAL GUIDE TO EASTERN ASIA Volume II-South-Western Japan

By: Anonymous

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Imperial Japanese Government Railways, 1914


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Front hinge professionally repaired. Usual browning to endpapers. Else a very handsome copy with tight binding. ; Detailed guide to SW Japan on the eve of WWI; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 370 pages View more info

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AREA HANDBOOK FOR JAPAN

By: Whitaker, Donald P; Just, Peter; MacDonald, John E. Et Al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office, 1974

Edition: Third Edition


8vo; 672 pages View more info

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ASIA A TO Z

By: Kane, Robert S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company, 1963


DJ with glue residue from tape along edges; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 431 pages View more info

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ASSIGNMENT: TOKYO An Ambassador's Journal

By: Meyer, Armin H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., 1974


Wear to price clipped DJ; Author Meyer was US ambassador to Japan from 1969 to 1972. Then as now a very important post, Ambassador Meyer had no practical experience in the East, which was seen as conducive to a fresh start for relations between the two countries ; 8vo View more info

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DEATH IN LIFE Survivors of Hiroshima

By: Lifton, Robert Jay

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Random House, 1967

Edition: First Edition


Wear & small open tears to DJ ; A wide ranging study of those who survived the bombing of Hiroshima ; 8vo; 594 pages View more info

Image for EAST OF SUEZ Ceylon, India, China and Japan

EAST OF SUEZ Ceylon, India, China and Japan

By: Penfield, Frederic Courtland

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Century, 1907


Minor wear to boards. Spine faded. Hinges cracked. Some browning to endpapers. Spine lightly slanted ; Ex-Lib; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 349 pages View more info

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GLIMPSES OF THE SOUTH SEAS & INDIA Japan Trade Records

By: Kawata, T.

Price: $265.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Author, 1920

Edition: First Edition


Some fraying to top and bottom spine. Front hinge weakening ; Rare. Profusely illustrated bound magazine with lots of ads. Including numerous business statistics ; World's Trade Records; 8vo; 24, 659 pages View more info

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IN JAPAN Pilgrimages to the Shrines of Art

By: Migeon, Gaston

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann, 1908


DJ browned and with small chips ; B&W Photographs; 12mo; 207 pages View more info

IN JAPAN Pilgrimages to the Shrines of Art

By: Migeon, Gaston

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann, 1908


Wear to extremities. Corners bumped. Binding not tight. Small bookseller's sticker to front endpaper. Foxing throughout; the enclaves of art in Japan; B&W Photographs; 12mo; 207 pages View more info