132 pages. Slight wear to the spine. Black cover with gold lettering. Textured blue endpapers. Includes color plates and a print of a painting by Miyamoto Musashi. Includes Errata slip. Size: Folio. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: Nippon-To Art Swords of Japan: The Walter A....
Editorial: Japan Society, Inc
Año de publicación: 1976
Condición del libro: Near Fine
Edición: First Edition.
Descripción No Binding. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. This is a large brochure which accompanied the exhibit by Mr. Walter Ames Compton, M. D. It is a "nearly full size,tippped in reproduction of the major part of the drawing." Sleeping Hotei. Front cover is a black background photo with an art sword. Nº de ref. de la librería 3007498
Descripción Japan Society, Inc, 1976. First. Thin folio; G+/no-DJ paperback; black spine with silver text; covers have significant scratching and light staining, light edgewear with creasing and fraying; pages 82 through 134 have moderate age-toning and foxing to edges and margins, rest of textblock clean and free of markings and blemishes; 134pp. Shelved Art Collections. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates]. Rockville. Nº de ref. de la librería 7-13-1273851
Descripción Japan House Gallery / Japan Society, Inc., 1976. Soft cover. Estado de conservación: Very Good+. 138p. VG+ large-format softcover (approx. 14in by 10in). Has blue textured endpapers, color and black & white photographs and illustrations. Light scuffing to cover. Clean and bright interior. Nº de ref. de la librería 051130
Descripción Japan Society, U.S.A., 1976. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Large format trade paperback, spine and covers uncreased, Errata Slip laid in. Book. Nº de ref. de la librería 74850a
Descripción A MOST VALUABLE AND COMPREHENSIVE COLOR REFERENCE BOOK New York 1976, Japan Society. Stiff black wrs., very good,134p., 38 superb color, 82 b.w. plates, 18 illustrations,folio, 10.5 x 14.5 inches, map, folio, as new copy, solid !FIRST EDITION This is one of the most important catalogs on Japanese swordblades & furniture ever issued. Printed in chromolithographyon heavy rag paper. Covering Japanese Sword and its CulturalSignificance by Homma Junji. On This Exhibiton by K. Sato.Artistic Quality of the Japanese Sword by Compton. Charact-eristics of the Japanese Sword & Exhibition Catalogue by M.Ogawa. Statement of Appreciation by Compton. A superb colle-ction of Tsuba, blades & Midare, Kozuka, Kogai & Menuki.With outline of blades, nomenclature, points of value, appr-eciation, history of the Japanese sword, shapes, identification of Japanese sword by its characteristics, Koshirae, Kod-ogu &c. The exhibition catalog draws upon over 100 examples,each well identified and explained. Explanation of tang formand file-marks, tempering & forging characteristics, engrav-ings, signature, mountings & accessories. By and large themost valuable reference to any collector's library. R A R E. *** Color scans of this and most other items are postedto our website. Book description text protected byCopyright. Nº de ref. de la librería 84199303
Descripción Japan Society, U.S.A., 1976. Soft Cover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. First Edition. Catalogue of the Exhibition of the Japan House Gallery in 1976. Large format. Pp 134. 8 full-page colour plates and numerous black and white plates and drawings. Contents Fine. Black pictorial card covers a little rubbed at edges otherwise VG. Overseas customers please note that this is a heavy book and will require extra postage. Only registered airmail postage will be used. Size: 25 X 36 Cm. Nº de ref. de la librería 18045
Descripción Japan Society, 1976. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería SONG0913304050
Descripción Japan Society, 1976. Softcover. Estado de conservación: Fine. Oversize Trade Paperback. Well illustrated. Text in English. ; 134 pages. Nº de ref. de la librería 279705
Descripción Japan House Gallery; Japan Society, 1976. First Edition. 134,  pp. Folio. Stiff black paper wrappers, textured blue endpapers. A detailed catalogue of one of the most important collections of Japanese swords outside of that country. With numerous plates - photographs of Japanese swords, some in color, as well as drawings and diagrams. With errata slip. VG+. Nº de ref. de la librería 05627
Descripción Japan Society, 1976. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P110913304050