The Ogre's Arm - Plain paper edition with full fold-up page tr. by Mrs. T. H. James
Lovely example of one of the scarcest plain paper fairy tales by Hasegawa, This is the only fairy tale on plain paper with a full fold-out (or fold-up) page and also the only one with a double-page woodblock printed illustration that isn't closed at the edge (see pics). Artwork by Kobayashi Eitaku.
Tokyo. Hasegawa Takejiro. 1889.
24pp. 18.2 x 12.4cm.
In fine condition with virtually no wear.