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Title: Japon. Types, Costumes & Moeurs. [Údition originale/original edition].
Description: Paris, L. Boulanger, [circa], 1900. Oblong 4░., original coloured wrappers, serial title and number in bold black type on front wrapper. 8 fine coloured plates after original watercolours with short french language captions at tails. extensive description to plates on final unnumbered leave, printed recto/verso, extensive publ. promotional text on recto/verso of lower outer wrapper. [Autour du Monde, Aquarelles et Souvenirs de Voyages, fasc. XXII]. The fine coloured plates illustrate a variety of female traditional dress, common people and customs of old Japan, the 22th publication of the series dealing with Japan. Good complete copy, in original publ. wrappers.(some light dog-earin and occasional rather heavy fraying to wrappers).

Keywords: japan travel cultural history heritage tradition dress costume female typology custom illustration far east asia

Price: EUR 55.00 = appr. US$ 59.78 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 47260