Title Japan, Its History Arts and Literature, Vol. VIII, Ceramic Art
Book Condition Good Plus
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher Boston, MA, U.S.A. J. B. Millet Company 1901
Seller ID 007340
From the Oriental Series of this publication. This edition is limited to 1000 copies, of which this is number 727. Red buckram binding, moderately soiled and age-darkened, with fairly crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the spine. Gently bumped spine head and tail, with moderately bumped and lightly abraded lower corners. 9.25 x 6.25 inches. T.E.G. Fore- and bottom edges deckled to a handsome effect. Hinges slightly tender but text block firmly bound in. Pictorial pastedowns/FEPs. Color frontispiece with opposite tissue guard. With viii and 450 numbered pages, plus 16 numbered pages on marks and seals. 20 plates in addition to the frontispiece plate. A few of the plates in color, most in B&W. Plates generally free of foxing, with a few exceptions. Plates with tissue guards. A clean volume, with evidence of moderate shelf life. Gently read. No remainder marks. No DJ is present. A Very Good Plus copy.