Hasegawa, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Early
ANONYMOUS. Princess Splendor, The Wood-cutter's Daughter, Tokyo: T. Hasegawa, undated (mid to late 1800s). 16mo (about 6x4 inches), English-language edition, unpaginated with 47 double-fold crepe leaves plus covers, color illustration, woodblock printed. This version, translated by E. Rothesay Miller, is widely considered the second edition, printed in 1895. The story involves a beautiful young woman and a trail of broken hearts. Condition of this book: Covers faded, chipped, rear weakly attached. Title pages stained, inside very good. Size: 16mo (very small). 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: Under 1 kilo. Category: Children; Japan; 19th century; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54681.