Primary text in English and secondary text in Japanese. Printed and presumed bound in Great Britain. Black buckram binding, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the spine. 12.25 x 9.25 inches. Unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners. Text block firmly bound in. With 239 numbered pages interspersed with 10 color and 125 B&W plates The color plates are full-page and on semi-glossy stock. An very clean copy, and rather tight. Full-pictorial DJ, not price-clipped. The dust jacket with age yellowing and with wrinkling/wear along vertical edges as well as along the top of the front. A Near Fine copy in a Very Good Minus DJ.