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Image for Utamaro: Colour Prints and Paintings

Utamaro: Colour Prints and Paintings

By: Hillier, Jack; Utamaro

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Phaidon: 1979

Seller ID: 131439

ISBN: 0714819751

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 160 pages. 126 illustrations, including 16 color plates. Second edition. The author "traces Utamaro's development as an artist, providing at the same time an approach to the Japanese way of life in the late eighteenth century, as well as to some of the problems of Japanese art in general." View more info

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Investigation of the Atomic Bomb, 1945, Hiroshima, Nagasaki

By: Iijima

Price: $450.00  $360.00

Publisher: Japan, Unknown: 1982

Seller ID: 098984

Condition: Good


Text is in Japanese. 236 pages with a great many, often several per page, b&w photos taken in Japan very soon after the A-bomb explosions, both of survivors and their injuries and structural damage of all kinds, including close-ups of beams, trees, bridges, railroad tracks, etc. with maps specifying location of the adjacent photos. Many burn victims, many of which are children. Includes worn, folded and torn (1/2 page) 4-page fold-out photo of ground zero and surrounding city to mountains in the distance: totally decimated, a landscape of scorched rubble. Ex-library book with usual marks,... View more info

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Bushido: The Soul of Japan

By: Inazo Nitobe

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: N Y, IBC Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 143694

ISBN: 4925080377

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 190 pages. View more info

Space in Japanese Architecture

By: Inoue, Mitsuo

Price: $69.95  $55.96

Publisher: U.S.A., Weatherhill: 1985

Seller ID: 136481

ISBN: 0834801930

Condition: Near Fine


Covers are slightly scuffed, otherwise as new with sharp corners, creaseless covers and spine, text/interior is spotless and complete, 211 pages. View more info

Image for Kura: Design and Tradition of the Japanese Storehouse

Kura: Design and Tradition of the Japanese Storehouse

By: Ito, Teiji

Price: $49.50  $39.60

Publisher: Madrona Publishers Inc.,U.S.: 1983

Seller ID: 142136

ISBN: 0914842536

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light wear to creaseless covers and spine only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 187 pages with 98 plates: full page and large b&w photos depicting architectural structure and detailing. The first part of the book features architectural drawings. Chapters/sections include: nature of Japanese storehoused, Function of storehouses, Fundamental requirements of storehouses, Structural types of storehouses ( board-wall, log cabin, intersecting-boar... View more info

A Dream of Riches: The Japanese Canadians, 1877-1977

By: Japanese Canadian Centennial Project

Price: $45.00  $36.00

Publisher: Japanese Canadian Centennial Project: 1978

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 108029

ISBN: 0969070802

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. Text in Japanese and English. Many b&w photos. 190 pages. View more info

Typical Japanese Cooking

By: Japanese Cooking Companions (ed.)

Price: $8.41  $6.73

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan Publications Inc.: 1977

Seller ID: 121442

ISBN: 0870401416

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 128 pages. Many photos. View more info

Typical Japanese Cooking

By: Japanese Cooking Companions (ed.)

Price: $8.41  $6.73

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan Publications Inc.: 1970

Seller ID: 129776

ISBN: 0870401416

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 128 pages. Many photos. Dust jacket is price clipped. View more info

Image for The Good German of Nanking : The Diaries of John Rabe

The Good German of Nanking : The Diaries of John Rabe

By: John Rabe

Price: $11.75  $9.40

Publisher: Time Warner Books Uk: 2000

Seller ID: 144186

ISBN: 0349111413

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, one page is dog-eared as the only blemish. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Incredible story of the wholesale butchery by the Japanese military invading the civilian occupied city of Nanking and the Nazi sympathizers who acted in a medical capacity to save large numbers of people. View more info

Essays on the History of Scientific Thought in Modern Japan

By: Kanamori, Osamu (ed.)

Price: $10.50  $8.40

Publisher: Japan Publishing Industry Foundation for Culture: 2016

Seller ID: 139497

ISBN: 4916055616

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. View more info

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Pictorial Encyclopedia of Japanese Culture: The Soul and Heritage of Japan

By: Kaneyoshi, Nakayama (Edited by)

Price: $8.41  $6.73

Publisher: Tokyo, Gakken: 1987

Seller ID: 126720

ISBN: 4051508013

Condition: Fine


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 130 pages. Slight wear to dust jacket. View more info

Image for This Is My Own: Letters to Wes & Other Writings on Japanese Canadians, 1941-1948

This Is My Own: Letters to Wes & Other Writings on Japanese Canadians, 1941-1948

By: Kitagawa, Muriel; Miki, Roy (editors)

Price: $14.95  $11.96

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Talonbooks: 1985

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 139583

ISBN: 0889222304

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 302 pages. View more info

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Complete Guide to Traditional Japanaese Performing Arts (Japanese-English Edition), The

By: Kodama Shoko

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kodansha International: 2000

Seller ID: 139620

ISBN: 4770026072

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 280 pages. 4 1/2"w x 7 3/8"h. In Japanese and English. View more info

Fragile Victory; Prince Saionji and the 1930 London Treaty Issue

By: Kumao, Harada, Baron

Price: $35.95  $28.76

Publisher: Wayne State University Press: 1968

Edition: Ex Libris

Seller ID: 104304

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marks. Translated with an Into and annotations by Thomas Francis Mayer-Oakes. 330 pages, many b&w pics. View more info

Image for Images from the Floating World - The Japanese Print; Including an Illustrated Dictionary of Ukiyo-e

Images from the Floating World - The Japanese Print; Including an Illustrated Dictionary of Ukiyo-e

By: Lane, Richard

Price: $50.00  $40.00

Publisher: Konecky & Konecky: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133300

ISBN: 1568524811

Condition: Fine


Book is as-new black fine cloth covers, sliver lettering at spine. Excellent condition in every respect with no blemishes of any kind. Previous owner's name and phone number on front endpaper. Dust jacket has very light shelf wear only, no tears or chipping. An encyclopedic reference to the subject, at 364 pages, book is divided between two roughly equal sections with different paper used in each. The first is in four sections: Early genre painting and the rise of Ukiyo-e, The primitives and the first centry of Ukiyo-e 1660 - 1765 The golden age of the color print 1765 - 1810, & Hokusai, ... View more info

Japanese Cookery

By: Leeming, Margaret;Kohsaka, Mutsuko

Price: $16.95  $13.56

Publisher: United Kingdom, Rider: 1984

Seller ID: 111611

ISBN: 0091548012

Condition: Very Good


182 pages of text unmarked in any way. View more info

Shogi : Japan's Game of Strategy

By: Leggett, Trevor P.

Price: $18.50  $14.80

Publisher: Charles E. Tuttle: 1987

Seller ID: 129781

ISBN: 0804805261

Condition: Very Good


Institutional (as opposed to public) library markings with mini-pocket and taped-down dust jacket. Includes a perforated sheet of shogi pieces with all pieces uncut and present and a fold-out game board. 100pp. Diagrams of board positions and tactics. The step-by-step instructions and diagrams make this book an excellent guide for beginners. View more info

Image for Consuming Bodies: Sex and Contemporary Japanese Art

Consuming Bodies: Sex and Contemporary Japanese Art

By: Lloyd, Fran

Price: $14.95  $11.96

Publisher: London, Reaktion Books: 2002

Seller ID: 138837

ISBN: 1861891474

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 224 pages. Small nick and edge wear to cover. Many photos and illustrations. View more info

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Mechademia, Volume 4: War/Time

By: Lunning, Frenchy (ed.)

Price: $7.84  $6.27

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, University of Minnesota Press: 2009

Seller ID: 117678

ISBN: 0816667497

Condition: Fine


A new, unread copy in excellent condition. View more info

Image for At Home With Japanese Design: Accents, Structure and Spirit

At Home With Japanese Design: Accents, Structure and Spirit

By: Mahoney, Jean; Peggy Landers Rao

Price: $9.95  $7.96

Publisher: Tuttle Pub: 2001

Seller ID: 144140

ISBN: 0804832803

Condition: Fin e


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 184 pages. Many color photos. View more info