First edition, limited to 1000 copies. A history of the production of Japanese paper, how it is made, the people who make it, etc. With 236 illustrations and 102 actual specimens of paper, some of them brilliantly colored. 452 pages. cloth-backed boards, linen box.. thick 4to..
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Book Description Kodansha Intn'l, Tokyo, etc, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. First edition. Fine in fine box. #180 of edition limited to 1000 copies in clamshell box. 452 pp, paper samples tipped in. Describes how the paper is made, photos of the process, maps, glossary, index. Book 9 x12". Beautiful book with blue cloth spine, in brown silk-covered clamshell box with label. Not available for shipping outside the U.S. Bookseller Inventory # 11020
Book Description Kodansha, Tokyo, 1978. hardcover. Book Condition: fine. Limited. 236 color and black-and-white photographs, a few text illustrations. and 102 samples of Japanese paper. 452 pages. Thick 4to, cloth-backed boards house in a cloth clam-shell case with paper spine label; some fading to slipcase. Tokyo: Kodansha International, (1978). limited first edition. A fine copy in a near fine slipcase. Number 141 of 1000 numbered copies. Bookseller Inventory # 269441
Book Description Kodansha International, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. De Luxe Ed. Bookseller Inventory # SONG087011350X