Kabuki Programme for The Prince of Wales' Japan Visit Original performances made especially for HRH
Programme of Plays
Presented at the Imperial Theatre
on the occasion of
The City of Tokyo's Welcome
His Royal Highness;
The Prince of Wales
April 17, 1922.
Tokyo. N.P. 1922.
Printed by The Japan Magazine and Korin-sha
Very scarce publication made especially for the visit to Japan of HRH The Prince of Wales (later Kind Edward VIII).
25pp+1 fold-out woodblock print, 1 tipped in collotype image of kabuki actor Ichikawa Danjuro IX and numerous illustrations in text.
22.3 x 15.8cm.
Soft cover. English and Japanese text.
Covers worn but internally good. With rare original decorative obi (one part lacking) showing Union Jack, Japanese flag and Tokyo City's symbol. A few stray marks here and there but overall very good.