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Eyewitness Testimonies Appeals From the A-bomb Survivors
 by 
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
As new paperback, describing the road to the atomic bombing of Japanese cities. No prior owner. Details
Highly Important Japanese Prints, Illustrated Books and kk Drawings, all 4 vol.
 by 
Price: US $350.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Title continued, "from the Henri Vever Collection". All four volumes from auctions in 1974, 1974, 1977 and 1997. Grey cloth with no edge wear, no pr... Details
A Public Betrayal, study of Japanese media
 by Adam Gamble and Takesato Watanabe
Price: US $4.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine, unread copy with no edge wear and no prior owner marks. The dust jacket also fine and NOT price clipped. Japanese media mangling of the fa... Details
The Capital of the Tycoon, volume one only
 by Alcock, Rutherford (Sir)
Price: US $95.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
"A Narrative of a Three Years' Residence in Japan" (1860 to 1863). Japan was terra incognita, isolated for centuries from the outside world, when th... Details
Haruko's World, A Japanese Farm Woman and Her Community
 by Bernstein, Gail Lee
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine, unread copy with no prior owner marks and no edge wear. Dust jacket has slight wear at the corners, and is NOT price clipped. Japanese villa... Details
The Culture of Civil War in Kyoto
 by Bery, Mary Elizabeth
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
AA fine, unread copy with no prior owner marks and no edge wear. " A far richer and more comprehensive understanding of Sengoku Japan than that found ... Details
Neighborhood Tokyo
 by Bestor, Theodore C.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fair
Edition: First Edition
Original black cloth with no edgewear, bright silver title on the unsunned spine, and no prior owner marks. As new inside. An ethnographic study of... Details
Young Japan, Yokohama and Yedo2 volumes
 by Black, John B. (1826 - 1880)
Price: US $390.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Original green cloth, with bright gilt letters on front and spine in the same style as the variant yellow binding. Minimal edge wear. Professionall... Details
God's Dust, a Modern Asian Journey
 by Buruma, Ian
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Asian societies in evolution, as seen by the insightful traveller, Ian Buruma. Pages xiii, 267 with a 5 page critical bibliography. Recommended. Details
The Missionary and the Libertine
 by Buruma, Ian
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
A splendid exploration of East vs West cultural misconceptions. The author was educated in Holland and Japan, and is currently a fellow at the Woodro... Details
The John Doe Associates, Backdoor Diplomacy for Peace, 1941
 by Butow, R.J.C.
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine, unread copy with no edge wear and no prior owner marks. The dust jacket has very slight edge wear. A vain attempt to mediate with the Japan... Details
Neue Zeitfchrift Fur Missionswissenfchaft,
 by Cieslik, Hubert
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
The author was a Jesuit residing in Tokyo. Title in French is "Nouvelle Revue de Science Missionnaire". Text in German. 15 page stapled pamphlet i... Details
Competitive Edge, the Semiconductor Industry in the U.S. and Japan
 by Daniel Okimoto, Takuo Sugano and Franklin Weinstein
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
AA fine, unread copy with no prior owner marks and no edge Dust jacket is also excellent, and NOT price clipped. The product of years of joint res... Details
The Meiji Restorationy
 by easley, W.G.
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A fine, unread copy with no prior owner marks and no edge wear. Bo dust jacket. A classic, much admired history of 19th C. Japan. Details
Qw Japanese, Being Descriptions of Many of the Customs, Manners, Ceremonies, Festivals, Arts and Crafts
 by Frederic de Garis (for H.S.K. Yamagucvhi )
Price: US $22.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Slipcase
Edition: First Edition
The stated June 1936 third printing of this popular guide to the Japanese and their culture, still much reprinted in the 1950s and 1960s. A softcove... Details
The Autobiography of Yukichi (foreword by Carmen Blacker)
 by Fukuzawa, Yukichi (translated by Elichi Kiyooka)
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Near fine/ dustjacket very good. Dictated in 1897, this autobiography is by one of the outstanding statesmen who moved Japan toward the West. Illustra... Details
Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan , 3 Volumes
 by Hawks, Francis L.
Price: US $2900.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
The title continues, "Performed in the Years 1852, 1853 and 1854 Under the Command of Commodore M.C. Perry, United States Navy". Original full moroc... Details
Japan and the Japanese
 by Hildreth, Richard
Price: US $45.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
This was a popular book in its day, and is thus relatively common now. The 1860 and 1861 printings are said on the title page to be revised from the ... Details
Japan and the Japanese
 by Hildreth, Richard
Price: US $50.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
This is the rare Japan edition, number 95 of a limited edition of 500. The maps makes it more desirable than many earlier printings that had none. E... Details
Japan and the Japanese
 by Hildreth, Richard
Price: US $38.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
This is the first reprint after the 1855 first edition. It was a popular book in its day, and is thus relatively common now. The 1860 issue had no i... Details
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