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New York: Pantheon, 1980. Illustrated with hundreds of black & white photographs. Oblong 4to, black cloth, edgeworn pictorial board box. New York: Pantheon, (1980). First American edition. A near fine copy in a good slipcase. Excellent photographic history, from the stylized commercial portraits prevalent at the turn of the century through the valuable war records and horrifying pictures of the atomic attacks.
Tokyo: Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai. Illustrated with one color plate with tissue guard and other black and white photographs. 42 pages, small very slim 4to, purple boards with subtle pattern (edgeworn but binding still completely firm). Tokyo: Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai, no date, circa 1936. A very good copy.
Paris: de Fer, Nicolas. Map. Engraving with modern hand coloring. Image measures 5.5" x 6.5". Rare and unusual map of the Phillipines with an inset of Japan, circa 1720. Names Sincapura and Balli. With centerfold. Nicolas de Fer (1646-1720) was a French cartographer, engraver and publisher. He became official geographer to the French Dauphin (1691) and to the Spanish King (1702).
Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2015. With essays by several authors. 510 color and 5 black-and-white illustrations. xv + 305 pages, oblong 4to, black cloth, d.w. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, (2015). A near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. Published on the occasion of the exhibition Ink and Gold: Art of the Kano.