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(**NEW ARRIVAL**) (Japanese) We Japanese: Being Descriptions of Many of the Customs, Manners, Ceremonies, Festivals, Arts and Crafts of the Japanese besides numerous other subjects.

600 pp. Illus. with 889 wood engravings. 8.25x5.5", dec. string-tied rice paper wrappers, paper cover label. elaborate clamshell wrappers. Yokohama: Yamagata Press, 1950.

A fascinating book about all things Japanese, first published in 1934, and significantly revised and changed over the years during and after WWII. Proverbs, agriculture, architecture, wildlife, costume, and of course, food and tea traditions. Some chipping to fragile wrappers, else very good, with small period inscription to front free endpaper. 




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