The Silly Jelly-Fish, Told in... - Item details

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Contes du vieux Japon. Japanese Fairy Tales Series No 13.

Title :

The Silly Jelly-Fish, Told in English by B.H. Chamberlain. [川端 玉章 Gyokusho Kawabata (illustrator)].

Size :

Tôkyô, 弘文社Kôbunsha, February 17, Meiji 20 (1887), 12, 4 x 18,2 cm, couverture gravée sur bois et illustrée en couleurs, non paginé, 11 folios doubles y compris la couverture, 11 illustrations en couleurs gravées sur bois à mi-page ou à pleine page imprimées sur papier hiragami-bon.

Comments :

Woodblock printed book on plain paper (hiragami-bon) in folded sheets, 22 pp (including covers).
Gyokusho Kawabata was the artist who created the illustrations. The back cover is illustrated with Japanese coins. Inside the back cover is a listing of the first 14 Japanese fairy tales with the titles translated from Japanese into English. This book was the only Hasegawa publication with illustrations created by Gyokusho Kawabata. [Good copy, a small spot marginal on the corner of the front cover].


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Geographical area :

Asie orientale et méridionale

Catalogue :

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