Illustrated Japanese Crepe Book

Poetical Greetings from the Far East: Japanese Poems from the German Adaption of Dr. Karl Florenz. English translation by Arthur Lloyd.

Tokyo: Printed and Published by T. Hasegawa, Ca. 1896.

Extensively illustrated in color on crepe paper. 1 vols. 8vo. Illustrated Japanese Crepe Book. Original crepe paper pictorial wrappers, light crease to outer edge of upper cover, else fine in original folding board protective case with bone catches. Item #27431

Consists of 100 Japanese-folder pages of doubled crepe silk, each of the poems illuminated in colors with Japanese classic motifs after, or in the style of, famous artists, who are listed at the back. A lovely (and instructive) work.

Price: $300.00 Free Domestic Delivery