8vo., 63 pp., lacks spine, covers seperated, writing on ffe, yellowing unnumbered copy of 950 copies. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: MYTHOLOGICAL JAPAN Or the Symbolism of ...
Publisher: Drexel Biddle (c1902)
Publication Date: 1902
Illustrator: Black & White/Color Illus.
Book Condition: P/No Dust Jacket
Edition: Ltd Edition.
Book Description Drexel Biddle (c1902), Philadelphia, PA, 1902. Cloth. Book Condition: P/No Dustjacket. Black & White/Color Illus. (illustrator). Ltd Edition. 8vo., 63 pp., lacks spine, covers seperated, writing on ffe, yellowing unnumbered copy of 950 copies. Bookseller Inventory # BOOKS251169
Book Description Drexel Biddle, Philadelphia, 1902. Hard Cover Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. VG+, no dust jacket. Small faint stain on spine extending to covers. Internally fine, clean and tight in sound binding. All illustrations in superb condition. Name and 1918 date on free endpaper. Bookseller Inventory # 038156
Book Description Drexel Biddle, 1902. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Limited Edition. Limited edition 379/500. Fair/acceptable hardcover with clean pages. No dust jacket. Minor shelf wear to edges and corners of covers and spine. Binding is loose and two, almost three, pages are loose in the front but no pages appear to be missing. Pages are uncut. Velum near the art is brittle. Pages are yellowed with age. Book is protected in a mylar bag. ; 10.45 X 8.25 x 0.80 inches. Bookseller Inventory # 42297
Book Description Drexel Biddle, 1902. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Illustrations, Drawn In Japan, By Native Artists, Illustrated With Many Color Illustrations. No Highlighting Or Marks On The Text. 63 Pages With No Index. The Red Boards Are In Fine Shape. The Spine's Red Color Is Faded. Beautiful Color Illustrations Inside. Over All In Excellent Shape. The Pages Are Yellow From The Age.We ship from the USA and Canada. Bookseller Inventory # 029308
Book Description Drexel Biddle, Philadelphia, 1902. Leather. Book Condition: Good. Illustrated (illustrator). First Edition. Philadelphia: Drexel Biddle, 1902. First edition. 4to. Puffy leather binding, 63 pp. Decorated endpapers. Presentation plate to library. Limited to 500 copies. Illustrated in color and black and white with in-text illustrations and tipped-in plates. Bump to one corner. Leather worn at extremities, but not chipped. No pocket, minimal library marks. Good. Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 016696
Book Description Drexel Biddle, Philadelphia, 1902. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Red cloth, gilt-stamped lettering on upper board; 4to; pp. 63, plus full-color frontispiece and 16 plates, 4 tipped-on sepia plates, numerous duotone illustrations in text. Cloth rubbed. Adhesive stains on front paste-down where a bookplate was removed; ownership signature on front paste-down and title-p., with scuff mark where surname was hastily erased. Bookseller Inventory # D14149
Book Description Dresel Biddle, Pennsylvania, 1902. Hardcover. Book Condition: Vg+. Illustrated (illustrator). First Edition. Pennsylvania: Dresel Biddle, 1902. JAPANESE MYTHOLOGY PHILOSOPHY A fairyland as in a mirror with full color and black-white plates some tipped-in) by Japanese artists from the Mikados countryside. These illustrations in many ways represent their belief and philosophy. Sturdy leaves are double-page, interesting text, symbols described, etc. 4to (10-1/4 x 8-1/4) Gilt decorated title and symbole, gilt top foredge, spine little faded ow vg+. Spectacular view. First trade edition (limited release first) PAYPAL offered. (bookstore since 1975) . First Edition. Hard Cover. Vg+. Illus. by Illustrated. Bookseller Inventory # 004627
Book Description Drexel Biddle, Phila, 1902. Hard Cover. First. First edition. Large 8vo. in rust colored silk cloth lettered in gilt; 63 pps. Color frontispiece drawing of Mt. Fiji and 16 additional color plates; 4 sepia plates tipped on and with each page further decorated with sepia drawings. Staining to the cloth as well as some fade to the spine and top portion of the front cover; folds to the tissue guard at frontis. Beautifully produced volume that examines Japanese mythology symbols as they relate to art. The color drawings feature Feng-Hwang (The Phoenix), Fudo (god of Punishment), Urashima, Raiden (God of Thunder), authoress Murasaki Shikibu, Kiyohima, Kara-Shishi (the Dog Foo), Futen (wind god), Takara Bune (Ship of Good Fortune), Ebisu, Daikoku, Benzaiten (Benten, god of beauty), Fukurokujiu, Bishamon, Jurojin and Hotei. Bookseller Inventory # E5448
Book Description Philadelphia, Drexel Biddle, 1902., 1902. Large 8vo. 63pp. With chromolithogr. frontispiece and numerous (some chromolithogr., some full-page) illustrations. Orig. full padded calf with ties, t.e.g. One of 500 numbered copies. - Binding rubbed, ties torn. First free endpaper with tears. Otherwise interiorly a very good copy. Bookseller Inventory # 41245AB
Book Description Drexel Biddle, Philadelphia, 1902. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. Bound in leather over boards, cover stamped and decorated in gilt. Top edge gilt. Boards are chipped and rubbed at the extremities. Leather on the spine is missing, but the boards are reinforced at the gutter with binders cloth and the binding is tight. Illustrated endpapers. With more than 50 illustrations and over 20 symbols throughout, many in color, hand drawn in Japan by native artists. Ex-library with the usual markings on endpapers and pastedowns, else unmarked throughout. Bookseller Inventory # 9020952