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Japanese Topsyturvy-dom

by Mrs. E. S. Patton

Japanese Topsyturvy-dom by Mrs. E. S. Patton
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Japanese Topsyturvy-dom by Mrs. E. S. Patton

[Japan] One of Hasegawa's nicest, woodblock printed, crepe paper publications. The books looks at all the things that seem to be done in an opposite way to the West. The topics covered include books and writing, building, boats, food and table etiquette, social and domestic habits, horses, Japanese bells, cucumbers, Japanese gardens, funerals, and a section on miscellaneous subjects. Patton was from Australia and lived in Japan teaching music until her death in 1910.

 

Tokyo. Hasegawa Takejiro. 1896.

 

36pp. 19.5 x 16.4cm.

 

In very good condition. Small stain at lower left of front cover. Minor wear and toning to covers. Silk spine covering intact. Internally very good. Otherwise very good. b33121100

Japanese Topsyturvy-dom

Price: ¥154,000




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