To Nippon the Land of the Rising Sun by the NYK by Wilson Le Couteur
Illustrated guide book to Japan by Le Couteur, who later spied on France for Australia. He seems to have thoroughly enjoyed his time in Japan but ends with a brief account of an incident in Sydney when the vessel returned and some children fell into the harbour. Luckily, most were rescued by crew who jumped in to save them.
Printed by John Andrew & Co., Sydney. Nippon Yusen Kaisha (Japan Mail Line). 1899.
136pp+35 full page photographic illustrations. 2 folding maps. Numerous in-text illustrations.
In very good condition. Minor wear and rubbing to cover edges and spine. Internally very good.