Imperial Japanese Navy Uniforms Woodblock printed, coloured 2-volume set
[Japan] Titled 'Kaiheitai Fukusei' in Japanese, which literally means, 'Types of Marine Corps Uniforms', this is an impressive matching pair of books. Woodblock printed in colour with some extra colour probably added for effect, the various uniforms and accessories for different navy ranks are depicted.
No place [Tokyo]. Ministry of the Navy. 1873.
Vol.1 - 18 leaves. Vol.2 - 34 leaves. 23.9 x 17.5cm.
In very good condition. Some minor offsetting, oxidisation, and small purple stains affecting some pages. Otherwise very good. b30020050b