John C. Winston, 1902, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, First
ANNA C. HARTSHORNE. Japan and Her People in 2 volumes, Philadelphia: John C. Winston, 1902. Octavo, first edition, pp. x, 377; vi, 374, folding color map, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spines, gilt crane motif on fronts, top edges gilt, 51 photogravure plates, original canvas dust jackets, gift inscriptions on free front endpapers. Extensive illustration of common people going about their daily lives in a long-gone Japan. These books managed to escape notice in the relevant bibliographies. Condition of these books: Jackets and covers lightly worn at extremities with a couple chips in the front panels of the jackets, all else fine. An attractive set. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Japan; 1900-1920; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54245.