LOW CITY, HIGH CITY Tokyo from Edo to the Earthquake: How the Shogun's Ancient Capital Became a Great Modern City, 1867-1923

By: Seidensticker, Edward

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Light wear to DJ. Corners slightly bumped; For two and one-half centuries, Tokyo (then Edo) was closed off to the outside world. In scarcely fifty years after the 1867 changes, it became a modern metropolis, but not without cost; B&W and Color Illustrations; 8vo; 302 pages

Title: LOW CITY, HIGH CITY Tokyo from Edo to the Earthquake: How the Shogun's Ancient Capital Became a Great Modern City, 1867-1923

Author Name: Seidensticker, Edward

Categories: Japan,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1983

ISBN: 0394507304

ISBN 13: 9780394507309

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Order Number: 15844