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1 Arte Figurativa Giapponese 1873-1964
Venezia The Japan Foundation/Comune Di Venezia 1985 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
137pp, illustrated including many colour plates, exhibition held 6th April to 18th May 1985, text in Italian, top corner slightly bumped causing light crease to top corner pages, overall neat clean copy. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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2 Bridges: The Daiwa Foundation Anglo-Japanese Visual Arts Touring Show
London The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation 1996 0952819910 / 9780952819912 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
20pp, illustrated, couple of minor creases to covers, overall neat clean copy. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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3 Bulletin Of The Japan Society of London
London Japan Society Hard Back Very Good 
complete run from first issue in June 1950 to bulletin number 90, March 1980, bound in 8 volumes, blue cloth with gilt title, all bound with original covers, some paper covers creased, minor mark to top edge of volume 4 number 2, each volume has book plate of Cliff Parfit, director of English Centre, Shimonoeski, 
Price: 450.00 GBP
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4 Camille Nao Katsuragi 1974 - 2003
2004 Hard Back Very Good 
not paginated 15 pp of text and 24 plates, also loose list of works at exhibition and artisitc statement written by artisit, two small dents to bottom edge of boards and slight discolouration to boards, overall neat clean copy. "As a celebration of Camille Nao Katsuragi's artistic life, a group of her friends and colleagues have joined together to produce this publication and mount an exhibition of selected work from 1995 - 2003" Text in English and Japanese. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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5 Collection de M. Le Marquis De Tressan Gardes De Sabres Japonaises (Tsuba) du xiv au xix Siecle Kozuka - Fuchi-Kashira Ceramique De La Chine et Du Japon Masques De No Ouvrages d'art sur l'extreme-Orient Dont La Vente Aux Encheres Publiques ...
Paris 1933 Hard Back Good 
68pp illyustrated frontis piece of Marquis de Tressan and 7 plates illustrating items for sale, catalogue originally published with paper covers has been bound in pale green cloth with leather title on spine, original covers have been included in binding, browning to pages, spine faded, minor markings on spine, some rubbing to leather title. Sale took place at the Hotel Drouot 29th -31st May 1933. Scarce 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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6 Exhibit of Kawashima Tapestries: Palace of Peace in the Hague and Jimbei Kawashima II
Japan Kawashima Textile Mil 1973 Paperback Very Good 
not paginated, illustrated fine colour plates and few black and whit plates, including 3 tipped in colour plates, text in Japanese and English, English text probaby abdridged, bottom corner front cover has minor crease, overall neat clean copy. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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7 Handbook on Japanese Herbs and Their Uses
New York Brooklyn Botanic Garden 1968 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
72pp, illustrated, a special edition of 'Plants & Gardens' Vol. 24, No. 2, very light browning to covers. Includes articles on the following, culinary and medicinal herbs, cooking chrysanthemums, flower arranging with herbs, dictionary of Japanese herbs. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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8 Ikebana International, Issue No. 4, Fall 1959
Tokyo Ikebana International 1959 Paperback Good 
56pp, illustrated, couple of moderate creases to front corner, patch of rubbing to front cover, overall good clean copy. Contents includes: With Houn Ohara Abroad, Ogawa Sensei Makes Third Trip To London, Christmas in Kyoto, etc 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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9 Ikebana International, Issue No. 5, Fall 1959
Tokyo Ikebana International 1959 Paperback Very Good 
56pp, illustrated, light crease to bottom corner front cover, neat clean copy. Includes loose errata. Contents includes: Crown Prince: Ikebana For the Imperial Nuptials, Ikebana Study Tour, The Synchoreader. New Avenue of Communication Heralded, The Tokyo Programs, Screen Painting, Stark Branches Makes Good Structural Outline for Japanese Flower Arrangements, Notes from abroad, etc. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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10 In Commemoration of the Visit of Foreign Commercial Representatives to Japan
Paper Wrappers Near Fine 
chord bound booklet with captioned colour photographes post card size, the first picutre is the General Headquarters of the Allied Powers in Japan', resort on Ashi-no-ko, Mt, Zao skiing ground, 12 images in all plus covers. 
Price: 26.00 GBP
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11 Inro: An Exhibition of Japanese Inro from the Collection of E. A. Wrangham
Oxford Ashmolean Museum 1972 Paper Wrappers Good + 
115pp, illustrated. An exhibition held October to November 1972, crease top top corner front cover and slight curl edge front cover, overall neat clean copy. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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12 Japan Forum: The International Journal of Japanese Studies. Volume 4 . Number 2 . October 1992
Oxford Oxford University Press 1992 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
232-423pp, illustrated 14pp, small mark on foredge, back cover some fading, neat clean copy. Articles as follows: Chiharu: 'Polish-Japanese Military Collaboration during the Russo-Japanese War', Kinmouth 'The Impact of Military Procurements on the Old Middle Classes in Japan, 1931-1941', Weste: 'Salvation from Without: Mutual Security Assistance and the Military- Industrial Lobby in Post-War Japan', Fieve: 'The Urban Evolution of the City of Heiankyo: A Study of the Iconographic Sources -2', Mostow: 'The Amouress Statesman and the Poetess: The Politics of Autobiography and the Kagero Nikkil, Palmer and Rice: 'Divine Wind versus Devil Wind': Popular responses to Pandemic Influenza in Japan 1918-1919;' Park: 'Japan-North Korea Rapprochement: Issues and Prospects'. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Japan Maritime Self Defense Force 1963 Training Fleet.
13 Japan Maritime Self Defense Force 1963 Training Fleet.
Asagumo Shimbun 1963 Paperback Good 
18pp including covers, illustrated, signature of Seisi Murayama on front cover, light creasing, overall, neat clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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14 Japanese Government Garden and the Plants of the Japanese Government Garden 2 Vols
Expo'90 1990 Hard Back 
2 volume set Japanese Government Garden, 63pp, illustrated including colour, paper covered boards,The Plants of the Japanese Government Garden , 59pp, illustrated including colour, paper covered boards, in slip case, books fine, slip case very good with minor wear to bottom, neat clean set. Text in English and Japanese 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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15 Kyoto Costume Museum

218pp, illustrated numerous black and white plates and 6 tipped in colour plates, gilt titles in box. The text is almost entirely in Japanese but captions to the plates are in English, previous owner written Kyoto Costume Museum in ink on side of box, box corners bumped book itself is fine. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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16 L'affiche japonaise des origines à nos jours.
Paris Musée de L'affiche 1979 Paper Wrappers Good 
176 items in catalogue, well illustrated including some in colour, at back there is an English translation of the opening essay by Katsuhiro Yamaguchientitled History of the Japanese Poster, followed by tranlslation of 176 listed items, covers browned, internally bright and clean, overall good sound copy. Text in French. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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17 Maptalk: 12 September 1945 Vol Iv, No. 16
United States Army Forces, Pacific 1945 Paper Wrappers Good 
290-312pp, illustrated, official news paper for American service men in the Pacific, this issue published days after the American flag was raised in Tokyo, includes items on the occupation of Japan, China, Allied PWs and Hong Kong. paper creased in centre where folded, couple of stains to back page. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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18 Nara and Its Vicinity
Nara The Nara Hotel 1932 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
pagination states 50pp but should be noted that each page has two numbers, presumably reprinted from an edition with a different binding, the actual number of pages is 25, illustrated, pictorial colored covers, very attractive leaflet on Nara. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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19 Postage Stamps of the Far East: Catalogue for Sale at Sotheby's Hongkong, May 1995
Hong Kong Sothebys Hong Kong Ltd. 1995 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
not paginated, 68pp with colour illustrations, corner creased. Includes a memorial to Charles Goodwyn past president of the Royal Philatelic Society and expert on postal history of china. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Rules of the House of Councillors
20 Rules of the House of Councillors
Tokyo House of Councillors Secretariate Paper Wrappers Very Good 
38pp, covers faded but tile still clear, ammended march 1955, ownership signature on top edge of cover. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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