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Image for Mountain Storm, Pine Breeze: Folk Song in Japan

Mountain Storm, Pine Breeze: Folk Song in Japan

By: Patia R. Isaku

Price: $33.50  $26.80

Publisher: University of Arizona Press: 1981

Seller ID: 145387

ISBN: 0816507228

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows light shelf wear to covers 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. Chapters include Four hundred years of heroic virtues, Folk-song poetry, Musical accompaniment, The present-day musical mixture, Discography, View more info

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Furo: The Japanese Bath

By: Peter Grilli; Isamu Noguchi

Price: $32.50  $26.00

Publisher: Kodansha International: 1985

Seller ID: 145413

ISBN: 0870116010

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition with a removed sticker at front endpaper as 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. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears, is price clipped. 191 pages filled with color photos and illustrations. Contents include: The spirit of the bath, The history of bathing, Public baths, Onsen: the hot-spring bath, The domestic bath; with a guide to hot springs at back. View more info

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Riding the Black Ship: Japan and Tokyo Disneyland (Harvard East Asian Monographs)

By: Raz, Aviad E.

Price: $20.00  $16.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Asia Center: 1999

Seller ID: 141038

ISBN: 0674768949

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight curl to cover. 240 pages. View more info

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The Silent Firefly: Japanese Songs of Love and Other Things

By: Sackheim, Eric (translator)

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kodansha International: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 141263

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth spine and decorative paper covered boards show slight fading and edge wear. In card slipcase with woodblock print design. 4 5/8"w x 7 1/2"h. 203 pages. A collection of Japanese folk song lyrics (translated by Eric Sackheim) decorated with colored woodblock prints. Chapters are preceded by quotations from American blues songs. View more info

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Kyoto ceramics (Arts of Japan, 2)

By: Sato, Masahiko

Price: $16.95  $13.56

Publisher: Weatherhill: 1973

Seller ID: 144584

ISBN: 0834827042

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with light shelf wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 133 pages with b&w and some color photos. Chapters include: Origins; The advent of pictorial decoration; Early overglaze decoration; The variety of Kyoto ceramics; Rihei, maker of Takamatsu ware; Nonomura ninsei; Ogata kenzan, Latter-day Kyoto ceramics; Authenticating Kyo ware, View more info

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Japan Envisions the West : 16th - 19th Century Japanese Art from Kobe City Museum

By: Shirahara, Yukiko (ed.)

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Seattle, Seattle Art Museum: 2007

Seller ID: 134985

ISBN: 0295987405

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 224 pages. View more info

The Japanese Sense of Beauty

By: Shuji, Takashina; Matt Treyvaud (translator)

Price: $18.95  $15.16

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan Publishing Industry Foundation for Culture: 2018

Seller ID: 143933

ISBN: 4866580208

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 256 pages. View more info

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Samurai Film, The

By: Silver, Alain

Price: $32.95  $26.36

Publisher: U.S.A., Overlook Press: 2005

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 135458

ISBN: 1585675962

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind and shows little to no wear. 320 pages, loaded with large color and b&w prints. Expanded and revised edition. View more info

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Kokigami: The Intimate Art of the Little Paper Costume

By: Silver, Burton; Busch, Heather

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, U.S.A., Ten Speed Press: 1990

Seller ID: 131707

ISBN: 0898153972

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 64 pages. Slight edge wear to cover. Contains fourteen beautiful little paper costumes for the male member: The Dragon, The Cock, The Squid, The Moth, The Pig, The Fish, The Horse, The Dog, The Rose, The Car, The Steam Engine, The Space Shuttle, The Fire Engine, The Private Investigator. View more info

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Japanese Style

By: Slesin, Suzanne; Cliff, Stafford; Rozensztroch, Daniel

Price: $15.95  $12.76

Publisher: N Y, Clarkson Potter: 1987

Seller ID: 139193

ISBN: 0517560801

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 288 pages. 10 1/8"w x 10 1/8"h. Waviness to dust jacket and bottom of pages. Many color photos by Gilles de Chabaneix. View more info

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Arms and Armour of Old Japan (Victoria & Albert Museum)

By: Staff

Price: $8.41  $6.73

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1963

Seller ID: 129894

Condition: Near Fine


Institutional library stamp and (unused) "due date" sheet on inside back cover. 44 page book with 26 full size b&w plates (photos) depicting armor, helmets, spears, swords, bow & arrows, pistols, cannons and various prints. Covers show very light scuffing/shelf wear with sharp corners, pages are all neat and clean, solid binding. Previous owner's embossed stamp on title page. View more info

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The Freer Gallery of Art II Japan

By: Stern, Howard Phillip; Lawton, Thomas

Price: $28.00  $22.40

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Freer Gallery of Art / Kodansha: 1972

Seller ID: 133961

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Large format: 10 1/2"w x 14 1/2"h. White leatherette cover with gilt lettering and decoration. Spots on interior of dust jacket. 184 pages. In worn and slightly soiled slipcase. Contents include Japanese painting, sculpture, and decorative art. Many large color photos. View more info

Toward the Abe Statement on the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II

By: The Advisory Panel on the History of the 20th Century and on Japan’s Role and World Order in the 21st Century

Price: $9.50  $7.60

Publisher: Japan Library: 2017

Seller ID: 141662

ISBN: 4916055853

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. 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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Legacy of Japanese Printmaking / Le rayonnement de l'estampe Japonaise, The

By: Till, Barry

Price: $14.95  $11.96

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., Art Gallery of Greater Victoria: 1986

Seller ID: 139707

ISBN: 0888850956

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Unpaginated. 6"w x 9"h. Text in English and French. Exhibition catalog. Includes eight full-colour plates and over one hundred black and white plates. Fold-out historical chart of early Japanese printmakers at rear of book. View more info

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Gagaku;: Court Music and Dance (Performing arts of Japan V)

By: Togi, Masataro

Price: $18.95  $15.16

Publisher: N Y, Walker/Weatherhill: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 140841

ISBN: 0802724450

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 208 pages. 6"w x 8 1/2"h. Full gray cloth boards. Price-clipped dust jacket. Previous owner's name inside. Many color and b&w photos. View more info

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How to Draw Manga: Pen and Tone Techniques

By: Toudo, Ryo;Hayashi, Hikaru

Price: $24.95  $19.96

Publisher: Tokyo, Graphic-Sha Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 121690

ISBN: 476611258X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 124 pages. Many b&w illustrations. View more info

Image for The Inner Harmony of the Japanese House

The Inner Harmony of the Japanese House

By: Ueda, Atsushi

Price: $16.95  $13.56

Publisher: N Y, Kodansha Amer Inc: 1998

Seller ID: 142372

ISBN: 4770023537

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 204 pages. 7 1/2"w x 10 1/8"h. Many b&w photographs. Softcover with dust jacket. View more info

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Ukiyo-E: 250 Years of Japanese Art

By: Uever, Roni;Yoshida, Susugu

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Gallery Books: 1991

Seller ID: 131691

ISBN: 0831790415

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 390 pages. Lavishly illustrated with 377 color plates. Large format: 9 1/2"w x 12 1/4"h. View more info

Japanese Art

By: Vollmer, John; Webb, Glenn T.

Price: $8.41  $6.73

Publisher: Victoria, Australia, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria: 1972

Seller ID: 111128

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Addenda page glued on back of title page. 242 pages. View more info

Image for Law in Everyday Japan: Sex, Sumo, Suicide, and Statutes

Law in Everyday Japan: Sex, Sumo, Suicide, and Statutes

By: West, Mark D.

Price: $21.00  $16.80

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 2005

Seller ID: 141043

ISBN: 0226894037

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 279 pages. View more info