Practical Application of Perfume by Niinuma Chiyoji
[Japan] Unrecorded book detailing how perfumes and fragrances are made as well as the history of the industry in Japan. Matsuzawa Tsunekichi was the first Japanese importer of ingredients for perfumes and established his company in 1882. Illustrated with portraits of the key people in Japan involved in the industry and some showing the process of production aspects.
[Tokyo?]. Koganedo. 1918 (preface)
pp, iii,, 4pp portraits (single-sided), 7pp diagrams (single-sided), ii, iii,, 59, vi, ii. 19.3 x 13cm.
In good to very good condition. Paper covering top third of spine peeling away. Some marks and staining to covers. Internally very good. Minor damage to area around lower staple inside rear cover.