Kyoto: Kyoto Shoin, 1994.
Well-illustrated with b/w diagrams and some color plates. 360 pages with text mostly in Japanese but with captions also in English; there is also a 20 page staple-bound pamphlet inserted as a "Guide for English-Language Readers." Tall 8vo, gilt-lettered ivory silk and housed in a colorful decorative board slipcase. Kyoto: Kyoto Shoin, 1994. First edition. A very scarce book, inscribed by the author on front endpaper. Fine.
Language: Japanese; English