Shitakiri Suzume - Japanese Fairy Tale in French On plain paper in fine condition
[Japan] An example in unusually nice condition of one of the earliest Japanese fairy tales published in French by Hasegawa. Translated into French by Joseph Dautremer (1860-1946), the story is a warning to children not to be greedy.
Tokyo. Hasegawa Takejiro. 1885.
11 leaves. 18.2 x 12.4cm.
In fine condition. Just a hint of age wear to the covers. Internally fine. b33060963