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RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR STEREO PHOTOGRAPHY - The Russo-Japanese War - Russian Soldiers on the March, Manchuria.
New York, American Stereoscopic Co., 1904 Original stereo photograph, 17.5x8.5cm., title printed in lower right margin, verso also with title in english, franch, german, spanish, danish and russian. ["A-1442"]. SCAN AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.
Very well preserved.

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EUR 175.00

Book nr.: 45675

RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR STEREO PHOTOGRAPHY - A Group of Japanese Soldiers resting, Tokio, Japan.
New York, American Stereoscopic Co., 1904 Original stereo photograph, 17.5x8.5cm., title printed in lower right margin, verso SCAN AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.
Very well preserved. Rare.

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EUR 175.00

Book nr.: 45676

RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR 1904-1905, Oorlogskaart van den Russisch-Japanschen Oorlog. [Japan, Korea, Mantdsjoerije, Siberië, China. (subtitle on lower outer side]). Orig. issue.
Amsterdam, Van Holkema & Warendorf, undated. [±], 1904 Small 4°., orig. paper covers, title on front side, title and subtitle on lower outer side. Two small black/white diagrams on front side, illustrating the proportion of the Russian and Japanese fleet on-the-spot and in general. Large folded coloured map, 1: 50000.000, total size 85x65cm. title and coloured key to map at lower right corner, proportional coloured key to russian and japanese troops at lower margin, key to navy bases printed at tail of map, 28 small coloured flags of belligerents printed in left margin, with dutch informative text at upper right corner of map, how to apply flags, after been cut-out, by pinning to map marking changing belligerents positions, all flags present, unused so NO pin-pricks to map. Name-list of belligerents battle-ships at the wartheatre, incl. name-list of cruisers, also stating tonnage, available horse-power, armament, fire-power, cruise- and top-speed in seamiles; full-page table of man-power of belligerents' armies; a general full-page note on infantry and a general note to belligerents' fleet, all printed on verso of map.
An interesting map of the Russo-Japanese war-theatre, supplying ample information on belligerent's armies and navy, The small coloured flags to mark changing positions as stated by publisher on verso of map are available and completely untouched. Good copy. Rare in such completeness. (a little bit of dog-earing to map, tears in folds skilfully restored with clearview acid-free tape, two ex-lib. stamps to tail margin at verso of map).

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EUR 475.00

Book nr.: 46895

RYLEY SCOTT, G., Far Eastern Sex Life. An Anthropological, ethnological and sociological study of the Love relations, marriage rites, and home life of the Oriental Peoples. 3rd. imprint.
London, Swan, 1949 Small 8°. orig. boards., 198pp. Front.-plate, 7 plates after wood-block prints, index, (1)p. of publ. ads.
An interesting review of chinese and japanese sex-life in all its aspects. Very good copy.

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EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 40696

RYÔJI NAKAMURA & R. DE CECCATTY, Mille ans de Littérature japonais. Une anthologie du VIIe au XVIIe siècle. [Édition originale; Original edition].
Paris, Éditions de la différance, 1982 Large 8°., original coloured limp wrappers. 299pp. Glossary japanese-french, chronology, non;opgraphy, table of contents, synopsis on lower outer cover. [Collection:"Le Passé Composé'].
French language anthology of classical japanese literature, 15th-17th century, which is, according to synopsis, the first french language publication in the field. It also includes a contribution on the structure of I'IKI (Iki no Kôzô) by the principal pholosopher Shûzô Kuki (1888-1941), published in 1930, pp. 271-277, with marginalia. Good copy. (light crack to lower right corner of front cover, name on recte of f.e.p.).

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EUR 35.00

Book nr.: 51354

SABURA IENAGA, History of Japan. [Second revised edition].
Tokyo, Japan Travel Bureau, 1954 Small 8°., original cloth, gilded title on fron cover and spine. 259pp. Coloured frontiispiece, many captioned monochrome illustrations on 23 plates, monochrome illustrations in text, some comparative tables in text, maps and charts in text, fold. map of Japan at very end listing places and prefectures referred to in text, list of illustrations, chronology, bibliography, index, publ. serial list (volumes published/in preparation) on verso of french title, table of contents. ["Tourist Library", 15].
Supplies basic information on japanese culture to tourists and other foreigners travelling in Japan. Good copy, NO dustjacket. (private ms. inscription in ink by previous owner on f.e.p.).

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EUR 35.00

Book nr.: 51574

SABURA IENAGA, History of Japan. [Second revised edition].
Tokyo, Japan Travel Bureau, 1954 Small 8°., original cloth, gilded title on fron cover and spine, dustjacket. 259pp. Coloured frontiispiece, many captioned monochrome illustrations on 23 plates, monochrome illustrations in text, some comparative tables in text, maps and charts in text, fold. map of Japan at very end listing places and prefectures referred to in text, list of illustrations, chronology, bibliography, index, publ. serial list (volumes published/in preparation) on verso of french title, table of contents. ["Tourist Library", 15].
Supplies basic information on japanese culture to tourists and other foreigners travelling in Japan. Good copy, WITH dustjacket. (dustjacket a little bit chipped).

EUR 55.00

Book nr.: 51576

SAITO, K.[of Nagasaki, Japan], Jiu Jitsu. De geheime kunst van Zelfverdediging der Japanneezen, waarbij kracht noch lichaamszwaarte tellen. [edited by C.S. after the U.S. edition of the famous manual by K. Saito of Nagasaki, Japan]. Veertiende druk. [14th edn.].
Rotterdam, Nijgh & van Ditmar, s.d. [circa], 1935 sm. 8°. Orig. wraps., title and small illustrations on front wrapper. 46pp. With 23 text-ills, dutch press-reviews on last 2pp.
A dutch manual, translated from the U.S. edn., on the art of self-defence or Jiu Jitsu. Illustrations depict a variety of positions. (apart from some light dog-earing a good copy).

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EUR 55.00

Book nr.: 44372

SAKADE, F. (General editor), A Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese. The 1,850 basic characters and the Kana Syllabaries. Revised edition.
Rutland (Vermont) & Tokyo, Tuttle, 1992 Small 8°., original coloured and printed limp glossy wrappers. 312pp. Index of readings, table of contents.
Elementary textbook to reading and writing Japanese. Very fine copy.

EUR 35.00

Book nr.: 48551

SAMEJIMA, M. (photographer), Nude in Hill.
Tokyo, SK Slide Co. Ltd., undated [circa], 1960 A complete collection of 10 original framed colour-slides (dia positives), numbered 1-10, with concise english and japanese text (characters) in upper and lower margins, illustrating nude japanese females in hilly surroundings, photographed by M. Samejida, with loosely added a multiple folded publ. list of other colour slide series, various subjects, with a summary, bi-lingual text, english/japanese. Total size 38.5x9cm., printed on India paper, recto/verso. Together in its oridinal coloured and lettered cardboard box with overlapping lid, divided in two sections, sized 10.5x5x1.5cm. ["A selection of Colour Slides", No.57]. SCAN OF BOX AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.
A complete set of tog. 10 original Colour Slides (dia positives) in its orig. cardboard box as published. Slides show decently photographed naked Japanese females in hilly surroundings. Very fine.

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EUR 150.00

Book nr.: 46756

SAMEJIMA, M. (photographer), Nude in Flower. Orig. edn.
Tokyo, SK Slide Co. Ltd.,,, undated [circa], 1960 A complete collection of 10 original framed colour-slides (dia positives), numbered 1-10, with concise english and japanese text (characters) in upper and lower margins, illustrating nude japanese females in flower surroundings, photographed by M. Samejida, with loosely added a multiple folded publ. list of other colour slide series, various subjects, with a summary, bi-lingual text, english/japanese. Total size 38.5x9cm., printed on India paper, recto/verso. Together in its oridinal coloured and lettered cardboard box with overlapping lid, divided in two sections, sized 10.5x5x1.5cm. ["A selection of Colour Slides", No.99]. SCAN OF BOX AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.
A complete set of tog. 10 original Colour Slides (dia positives) in its orig. cardboard box as published. Slides show decently photographed naked Japanese females in flower surroundings. Very fine.

EUR 150.00

Book nr.: 46757

SANSOM, G.B., Japan. A short Cultural History. Third impression.
London, The Cresset Press, 1936 Orig. cloth. (xvi), 537pp. Frontispiece, 19 plates, mainly after original wood-block prints and painted scrolls, some after photographs, num. ills. of wich many full-page, mainly after original prints, full-p. sketch-maps, of which with keys, some summaries of political events at end of chapters, fold. sketch-map of Japan with places of interest mentioned in text, bibliographical note, index.
Early history, Nara, the Heian Period, Kamakura, Muromachi, Sengoku, Yedo. Very good copy.

EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 43596

SCHERER, J.A.B., Young Japan. The story of the Japanese people, and especially their educational development. First edn.
Philadelphia & London, Lippincott, 1905 Small thick 8°, original cloth, 328pp. Front.-plate, 20 plain plates, some tables in text, index, (7)pp. of publ. ads.
An early review of japan's educational system. (boards somewh. soiled, corners lightly bumped, ex-lib. number at foot of spine and on ti.-p., but all in all a good copy).

EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 40701

SCHLECHTER, R., Orchideologicae Sino-Japonicae Prodromus. Eine kritische Besprechung der Orchideen Ost-Asiens. [Erste Auflage; First edition].
Dahlem bei Berlin, Verlag des Repertoriums, 1919 Large 8°. Modern private cloth, original printed wrapper laid-down on upper cover. [2], 319pp. Comparative tables of genera and species in text and full-page, register, supplementary note, table of contents. [["Repertorium specierum novarum regni vegetabilis ", Beihefte Band 4].
German language detailed critical assessment of recently discovered new orchidaceae (wpecies) from Japan and China, which includes a chapter on the spread of Orchidaceae in Eastern Asia with descriptions of new species. Very good copy. (marginal annotations by a botanist).

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EUR 75.00

Book nr.: 53464

SCHMIDT AUF ALTENDSTADT, A. VON, Van het Land van de Rijzende Zon. [Eerste druk; First edition].
's-Gravenhage, 1903 Original clothbacked decorative patterned boards.(viii), 254pp. frontisp., plates, text-ills, errata.
Early twentieth century dutch language personal impressions of Japan and the Japanese, noted during a private tour by a dutch female. Nice copy.(extremities of covers a bit shaved).

EUR 80.00

Book nr.: 9364

SECKEL, D. (Introduction), Ando Hiroshige. Tokaido-Landschaften. [Erste Auflage; First edition].
Baden-Baden, Klein, 1958 Small folio, original vellum paper covered boards, gilded title on front cover and spine, dustjacket. 27pp. of introduction and description to plates, 16 fine coloured and captioned facsim. plates after original woodblock colour prints, out of text, route map of 16 stations to Edo in text with japanese text legenda, footnotes/references.
Scholarly german language introduction and description of Ando Hiroshige's masterpiece, the 16 Tokaido stations, nicely reproduced in colour. Good copy WITH dustjacket. (dustjacket frayed at extremities, some light foxing to front edge of bookblock).

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EUR 40.00

Book nr.: 50979

SLIJKERMAN, M., Vanuit Deshima gezoen. De Japanse Samenleving door de ogen van Jan Cock Blomhoff 1809-1823. [Originele uitgave; Original edition].
Amsterdam, The Author, [circa], 1995 Small folio, original wrappers, a binder with limp clearview plastic protextive cover. Covertitle with a monochrome illustration, facsim. after an original coloured drawing by a japanese artist, featuring dutch ships in Nagasaki Bay, Japan. 62pp. Captioned monochrome illustrations (facsims.), incl. portraits, in text, list of printed sources and archivalia consulted, appendix: citations in old nineteenth century dutch, taken from Blomhoff's private diary on 25 unnumbered pp. at very end, observations on: illnesses and japanese doctors, theft and arrests, leisure, japanese religion, chinese, weather, in chronology, table of contents.
Dutch language essay, japanese society as observed by Jan Cock Blomhoff, VOC servant on the dutch trading post at Deshima, Nagasaki Bay, Japan. Very good copy. (some minimal marginal annotations in ink at very first beginning).

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EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 51918

SLOOT, Ch. VAN DER (Introd.), The Historic relations between Japan and The Netherlands. Orig. edn.
Tokyo, Royal Netherlands Embassy, Cultural Section, [....], 1971 Orig.thin stiff coloured wraps. 12pp. of introd. text in english, translated in japanese characters on [12]pp. black/white ills. after old engravings and woodblock prints on 6 plates with captions in english and japanese, centre-fold. track-map of the voyage of the dutch Ship "De Liefde"to Japan.
A concise illustrated essay on the cultural, scientific, technological and commercial interchange between The Netherlands and Japan. Fine copy.

EUR 40.00

Book nr.: 44341
     

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