Photo Book of the First Home Expo in Japan compiled and published by Kawakami Tetsuta
Photographic illustrations of what was quite a ground-breaking event held in Tokyo by the Kokumin Shimbun ('People's Newspaper'), currently the Tokyo Shimbun, to commemorate the 25th anniversary of its founding. The expo was held from May 1st until the end of June, 1915 on the theme of the home. Kawakami was in charge of the economics division at the newspaper and later held public office.
Tokyo. Kawakami Tetsuta. 1915.
15 leaves (printed on one side only). 15.1 x 22.7cm.
In good condition. Some wear and chips to covers. Internally very good with a few stray marks and age wear. nb32090032