Oyuchasan - Plain Paper Edition by Lieutenant F.M. Bostwick, US Navy
[Japan] The first and only edition of this book on plain paper. Crepe paper editions followed in 1892 and 1893 with completely different illustrations. A lovely book.
Tokyo. The Kobunsha. 1890. (Hasegawa Takejiro listed as publisher on Japanese colophon page).
11 leaves. 18.5 x 12.6cm.
In very good condition. Covers with minor age wear and corners a little bumped. Previous owner's name at top of title page and another name neatly written at bottom of colophon page. Internally very good to fine. b33030836