Sample of Japanese Paper Exhibited in the St. Louis International Exposition The Nippon Shigyokyokai
[Japan] Stunning booklet with lovely decorative cover in fine condition containing 40 pages of some of the finest Japanese paper that was exhibited at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair. The booklet is only 4mm thick but contains 40 leaves which gives you an idea of how thin some of the samples are. The Nippon Shigyokyokai is the Japan Paper Industry Association. Each sample is identified at the lower edge with the name of the maker and place of manufacture.
[Japan]. The Nippon Shigyokyokai. ND .
40 leaves. 16.1 x 23cm.
In fine condition. One leave is loose but is smaller than the others so this may have been an error when published.b34031130