Illustrated Book of World Flags by Suzuki Hokyo (aka Suzuki Kinkoku)
Scarce first edition of this comprehensive work published to help the Japanese understand who is who when ships arrived off the coast.
Bankoku Kisho Zufu
Edo. Yamashiroya Sahei. 1852.
50pp. 24 x 16.3cm.
In very good condition with original covers and title slip. A couple of minor, short worm trails affecting the edges of a few pages (see pics). A few other stray marks but nothing serious. Very scarce in this condition.