New York: Braziller, 1984. 2 volumes. Introduction and Commentaries on the Plates by Sherman E. Lee. Foreword by Daniel J. Boorstin. Illustrated with 50 color plates and other drawings. 8vo, bound accordian-style between brown cloth covers; printed board slipcase. New York.: George Braziller, (1984). First Edition. A fine copy. Less well-known than his woodblock prints, these sketchbooks offer an accessible view into everyday Japanese life the mid 19th century.
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New York: Frederick, 1958. Color frontispiece, profusely illustrated in black and white. 17 pp. introduction by Jack Hillier followed by 64 pages describing the plates. Tall 8vo, grey pictorial cloth, silk ties, red board slipcase. Slipcase shows a little wear otherwise fine. Bound in the Japanese manner. Frederick Publications, New York, 1958. Very good (+).
Tokyo: Yoshikawa Kobunkan, 1917. 3 volumes in decorative wrappers with paper labels, string-bound in Japanese Style. 4to, Illustrated with 46 fine color reproductions, printed by x. Tokyo: Yoshikawa Kobunkan, 1917 or 1918. A handsome reprint of the 1803 classic original. Near fine and complete, but lacking the original folding box.
Shanghai: Kelly & Walsh, 1941. 273 pages. Slim 8vo, printed on wood pulp paper now slightly browned. Black cloth backed beige boards, d.w. Shanghai: Kelly & Walsh, 1941. A near fine copy in a good(+) dust wrapper. Number 15, Political and Economic Studies. Prepared under the Auspices of the Council of Internarional Affairs, Chungking.
New York: Christie, Manson & Woods, 1992. Essays by William Tilley and Walter Compton II. Catalogue by Robert Haynes and D. Martin Lorber. 100 items illustrated in beautiful, detailed photographs, several with more than one picture. 321pp., large 4to, black cloth, d.w., pictorial board slipcase; minor handling of the dust wrapper. New York: Christie, Manson & Woods, (1992). A fine copy in a very good (+) dust wrapper. Essays by William.