Art Guide of Nippon, Volume I. Nara, Mie and Wakayama Prefectures.
Tokyo, Society of Friends of Eastern Art c/o The Institute of Art Research, 1943, (2),XVII,(1),486,(1) pag., 7 fold. plans, 1 fold. table, 10 (1 fold.) figures, 42 ills., original giltletterd limp cloth, small octavo (14,8 x 11,4 cm.). = All published. Very rare wartime Japanese publication. Resembles the Baedeker series, but entirely devoted to Japanese arts. Contains in the end a List of Buddhist Deities, a Reference Table of Provinces and Prefectures, a Glossary and Plates for the Glossary.Upper and lower hinge broken (bookblock loose); waterstained (mainly visible on the plates). Binding worn and wrinkled/ creased
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Keywords: Japan Kunst Reisgidsen