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Uncommon Guide Book to Kyoto

with 120 illustrations

Uncommon Guide Book to Kyoto with 120 illustrations
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Uncommon Guide Book to Kyoto with 120 illustrations

[Japan] Compiled by the Kyoto City Council. Scarce guide book to Kyoto that was probably published for the Fifth National Industrial Exposition held in Osaka the same year. Illustrated throughout, the book also has an interesting list of prominent merchants as well as celebrated artists of the day. First edition.

 

Kyoto. K. Azumae. 1903.

 

pp[2], ii, 219[1],[2] + two folding maps in rear (one attached and one detached but both complete). 16.7 x 10.6cm.

 

In very good condition. Minor wear to covers. Internally very good with only a hint of wear. One map has been misfolded but still folds up quite nicely. Previous owner's name ('Library of Jos. Neumann') stamped on ffep. b33071006

Uncommon Guide Book to Kyoto

Price: ¥88,000




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