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Chiushingura or The Loyal League

by Frederick V. Dickins

Chiushingura or The Loyal League by Frederick V. Dickins

Chiushingura or The Loyal League by Frederick V. Dickins

A Japanese Romance

 

Translated by Frederick V. Dickins, Sc.B., of the Middle Temple, Barrister-At-Law

with notes and an appendix containing a metrical version of Takasago.

 

Illustrated by numerous engravings on wood, drawn and executed by Japanese artists, and printed on Japanese paper.

 

Third Edition, Revised

 

xi,[1],228+10 colour woodblock printed pages. 18.7 x 12.8cm.

 

Z.P. Maruya & Co., Limited. Yokohama, Tokyo & Osaka. 1892.

 

Scarce edition complete with 10 colour woodblock prints as listed. The prints appear to be different from previous editions. Most prints signed Gekko (Mizoguchi Gekko).

 

Covers worn with some staining. Spine covering worn but binding firm. Corners bumped. Internally very good.

 

b31010289

Chiushingura or The Loyal League

Price: ¥59,400




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