Two volumes complete. Full red morocco, raised bands, gilt titles, marbled endpapers (6" x 8"). 277, 272 pages; 31full-page illustrations drawn and cut on wood by Japanese artists, including tissue protected frontis pieces. Showing some general overall wear and rubbing, worm hole to prelims of first volume, internally light expected age toning to paper. Remains an attractive set in full red leather binding of a scarce work. Size: Octavo. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Tales of Old Japan (Volumes I & II)
Publisher: Macmillan and Co.
Publication Date: 1871
Illustrator: Japanese Artists
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description London, Macmillan & Co., 1871. 2 Bde. XII + 277 + 3, VI + 2 + 272 S. OLwd. In engl. Sprache. Mit allen 31 Tafeln. - Ebd. bestossen, tlw. leicht stockfleckig, St. a. Schmutztitel, im Ganzen leichte Gbrsp. - With all 31 plates. - cover a little bumbed, partly foxing, stamp on page before title, overall some signs of use. Seller Inventory # 17971AB