GEMILANG 182: Japan and the Japanese (201).

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MARTIN, Samuel E., Easy Japanese. A direct Approach to immediate Conversation. Third Revised Edition [Eight Printing].
Rutland-Tokyo, Charles E. Tuttle, 1964 Small slim 8°. Original limp cloth, gilded title on cover and spine. (x), 272pp. Writing charts at very end, table of contents.
Very useful Japanese conversation in 30 lessons, including a glossary japanese (romanized)-english, 3000 words alphabetically arranged. Very fine copy.

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EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 51569

MASAKATSU GUNJI, Buyo. The Classical Dance [of Japan]. First english language edition, translated and adapted for Western readers, from the original japanese, by Don Kenny. Introd. by James R. Brandon.
New York-Tokyo & Kyoto, Walker/Weatherhill, 1970 Orig. cloth, title in gilt on spine, dustjacket. (vii), 207pp. Num. black/white ills. on many photo. plates, of which 4 coloured, chronology, commentaries on the illustrations, table of contents ["Performing Arts of Japan", III].
Supplies excellent and detailed information on this form of Japanese Theater. A very fine copy, with DUSTJAKCET.

EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 45562

MASAO SANO (Introduction), The Kanebo Collection [of textiles and fostumes). [First edition].
Osaka, The Kanebo Museum, [circa], 1990 Oblong 8°. Original limp cloth wrappers. Gilded title on front cover, large gilded logo on lower outer cover. 8pp. Explanatory introduction by Museum Director, descriptive list of japanese kimono style periods on a page, 12 large coloured illustrations featuring japanese kimono from various tyle-periods with extensive capions in english, including captioned monochrome illustrations of Noh teatre masks on page5.
English language illustrated collection of antique japanese kimono as present in holdings of the Osaka Kanebo Museum of textiles and costumes, thus preserving the history and heritage of japanese clothing through the centuries, e.g.: Kosode, Yuzenzome, Noh and Kyogen Periods, Noh Costumes, Nuihaku. Very fine copy with illustrations in brilliant colours.

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EUR 75.00

Book nr.: 55831

MASATARO TOGI, Gagaku. Court Music and Dance [of Japan]. First english language edition, translated and adapted for Western readers, from the original japanese, by Don Kenny. Introd. by William P. Malm.
New York-Tokyo & Kyoto, Walker/Weatherhill, 1971 Orig. cloth, title in gilt on spine, dustjacket. (vi), 207pp. Num. black/white ills. on many photo. plates, of which 4 coloured, chronology, commentaries on the illustrations, table of contents ["Performing Arts of Japan", V].
Supplies excellent and detailed information on this form of Japanese Theater. A very fine copy, with DUSTJAKCET.

EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 45564

MASO OKAMURA, Peranan Wanita Jepang. [Translated after the original english "Women's Status into indonesian language by Meli G. Tan]. First indonesian edition.
Yogjakarta, Gadjah Mada University Press/Obor, 1983 Original limp wrappers, front wrapper with title and a coloured illustration of a japanese female in traditional dress. 70pp. Many graphs. and tables in text and full-page, index, table of contents. NOT called-for in holdings of Royal Institute of Linguistics and Anthropology, KITLV.
Research into the social status of Japanese women in history. Fine copy. (some light occasional dog-earing).

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EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 47971

MAYBON, A. & J., Le Japon. [Édition originale/original edn.].
Paris, Nathan, 1942 small 8°., original boards, large coloured illustration by T. Kourimoto with title on front boards. Hftitle (verso with publ. imprint). 159pp. 4 fine coloured plates after drawings by T. Kourimoto, with extensive captions, num. black/white ills., of which some full-page, after photographs, table of contents.
Illustrates and describes the general history and cultural heritage of Japan. Good, untrimmed copy.

EUR 75.00

Book nr.: 47007

McLEAN, Donald B. (editor), Japanese Parachute Troops. Second printing.
Wickenburg, Arizona Normount Technical Publications, 1975 Small 8°. Original coloured and illustrated wrappers with covertitle. Stapled. (vii), 61pp. Many captioned monochrome illustrations and figures in text and full-page featuring paratroopers' armament, jumping suits, insignia, comparative tables and diagrams in text, including squadron formations, table of contents.
English language survey of history, training and development of Japanese paratroops shortly before and during the Pacific war: training (assisted by Axis ally Germany), oragnization, tactics, planes and parachutes, weaponry, individual outfitting and rations. Very good copy.

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EUR 50.00

Book nr.: 53767

MENZ, G., Der Kampf um Nordchina [Manchuria]. Orig. edn.
Leipzig, Wilhelm Goldmann, 1936 sm.8°. orig. lettered grey boards. 91pp. sketch-map on front endpaper. ["Weltgeschichten" series].
Essay on the strategic importance of Northern Chine, Manchuria, and the japanese military campaign.

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EUR 40.00

Book nr.: 41270

MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, SCIENTIFIC DATA SECTION, SCIENTIFIC EDUCATION BUREAU: (Handbook) list of the Learned Societies in Japan (Cultural Science). [First edition].
S.I.Tokyo], 1949 Small folio, centre-folded. Stapled at top-margin. Cyclostyled title on front side. [13]pp. of unnumbered cyclostyled text with many entries.
English language provisional bi index to japanese cultural science learn ed societies, published shortly after the pacific war in Japan. Good copy. (some minimal wear to some leaves, NO brittleness however).

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EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 55409

MITFORD (Lord Redesdale), A.B., Tales of Old Japan. [First edition].
Rutland (Vermont) & Tokyo, Charles E. Tuttle, 1966 Stout small 8°., original coloured and illustrated limp wrappers. 429pp. Frontispiece, black/white plates after original cuts by japanese artists, explanatory footnotes, table of contents.
Fine paperback copy.

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EUR 35.00

Book nr.: 50615

MITSUI GOMEI KAISHA - The House of Mitsui. A record of the Three Centuries: Past history and present enterprises. Orig. edn.
Tokyo, Mitsui Gomei Kaisha, 1933 Small 8°. Orig. boards, title in black type on front boards. 74pp. frontispiece (portrait), 3 other portraits, all with original tissue-guards, ills. on 23 black/white plates after photographs, mainly depicting office-buildings of the conglomerate,1 coloured plate after an original wood-block print (Mitsui Shops in Yedo, by Hiroshige, and a fold. coloured plate, after an original woodblock print (the First Modern Mitsui Building Erected in 1872), table of contents and illustrations, statistics and tables in text of finance nature.
The founding, history and development of the Mitsui Gomei Kaisha (Mitsui Partnership Company), one of the oldest and largest japanese conglomerates (:) finance and banking, mining, warehouses and department stores, life-insurance and other holdings. Very interesting for the economic development of Japan. (boards somewhat spotted and soiled, spine-ends damaged, paper a little browning, NO signs of brittleness however).

EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 45400

MIYAGAWA - O. BENL (introduction), Japanische Kinderspiele. [Original Ausgabe; First edition].
Baden-Baden, Woldemar Klein, 1954 Small oblong 8°., original limp wrappers, coloured reproduction after an original woodblock colourprint by Miyagawa on front cover. 19pp. of introd. text, 12 coloured plates, facsims. after original Woodblock Colourprints by Miyagawa at very end, captions on verso of final page.
German language introduction to the cultural history of Japanese children's games. (french title heavily foxed, marginal foxing on verso of final plate, covers plastified).

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EUR 20.00

Book nr.: 51240

MIYAWAKI, AKIRA & KAZUE FUJIWARA, Vegetationskundliche Untersuchungen im Ozegahara-Moor, Mittel-Japan. Orig. edn.
Tokyo, The National Parks Association, 1970 Large 8°., original cloth, title in japanese characters in gilt on spine/original printed wrappers. Text- and volume with maps and diagrams (tables), in thin boards slipcase. 2 vols., tog. in original printed thin boards slipcase. 152pp. of japanese text throuthout summarized in english and german, 20 coloured illustrations after photographs on 5 photo-plates, first plate with japanese rice paper tissue-guard, many black/white ills. in text and full-page, all illustrations with captions in japanese and german, names of plant species and sub-specis also in latin, tables of species/sub-species in text and full-page, foreword in english, errata-leave loosely inserted, extensive bibliography, fold. coloured map with legenda at very end. Portfolio contains together 63 partly folding tables with captions in german/english and japanese, 2 fold. coloured maps, of which one very large of the region researched.
"Oze is one of Japan's representative high elevation moorlands and its scientific value for national vegetation, uniwue wildlife, original state of landscape, geological featuresetc. has been highly valued. When Nikko was designated as a National Park in 1934 Oze was inluded and marked off as special protection area in the national park planning planning". (cf. foreword). A valuable and very important scientific study published in a small edition. Very fine copy with a single-line dedication in ms. in ink and signed by Akira Miyawaki at upper right corner of ti.-p. Scarce.

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EUR 245.00

Book nr.: 48109

MODDERMAN, B., Over Diptieken, Triptieken enz., V (Slot). [Eerste druk; First edition].
S.I. ['s-Gravenhage], Vereeniging voor Japansche Grafiek en Kleinkunst, 142 Original wrappers with cover title and a monochrome illustration. Stapled. pp. 17-32. 5 captioned monochrome illustrations featuring japanese woodblock prints: Diptichs and Triptichs after Toyoukuni period. Includes a contribution on japanese stencilwork (Katagani) and a contribution on a Yedo Print and finally a bookreview. ["Bulletin van de Vereeniging voor Japansche Grafiek en Kleinkunst", Tweede reeks, No. 2, September 1942].
Three dutch language contributions on japanese graphic arts: Diptichs and Triptichs, Stencilwork and a Yedo woodblockprint. Good copy.

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EUR 15.00

Book nr.: 53235

MODDERMAN, B., Worstelaarsprenten. [en andere bijdragen]. [Eerste druk; First edition].
S.I. ['s-Gravenhage], Vereeniging voor Japansche Grafiek en Kleinkunst, 1943 Original limp wrappers with monochrome cover illustration and title. Stapled. pp. 65-80. 4 captioned monochrome illustrations illustrating japanese woodblock prints of Sumo Wrestlers. Includes a contribution on fine japanese woodblock prints with a captioned monochrome plate; a contribution on a Kakemono of Mori Tessan with a captioned monochrome illustration of the famous tiger by Mori Tessan and finally a contribution named Hashirakakushi, e.g. the how and why of japanese prints, with 3 captioned monochrome illustrations on a plate featuring prints by Sunsho Shoki, Shunsho and Fusanobu. Abstract of Society's annual report 1942 printed inside covers, table of contents. ["Bulletin van de Vereeniging voor Japansche Grafiek en Kleinkunst", Tweede Reeks, No. 5, October 1943].
Dutch language contributions to Japanese Graphic and minor arts, inclouding an inquiry into Sumo wrestlers and depicted in Japanese woodblockprints. Published under german nazi oppression of Holland. Good copy. (front cover a little bit wrikled).

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EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 53236

MODDERMAN, B., C.C. KRIEGER, T. VOLKER editors), Bulletin van de Vereeniging voor Japansche Grafiek en Kleinkunst. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Bovenkerk-Wassenaar, Vereeniging voor Japansche Grafiek..., October 1938- Volume 1-Nr. 1: October 1938 - Nr. 12, April 1942. Complete set of 12 parts, first year of publication. Bound in 1 volume. 8°. Original cloth. Paper title label on front cover and spine. 196, [2]pp. Numerous captioned monochrome illustrations featuring examples of japanese graphic and so-called minor arts: woodblockprints and techniques, netsuke and other ivory carvings, landscape scrolls (Kakemono and Makemono), playing cards, manga, Samurai swords and other weapons, inro, calligraphy, Orbituary of Johan Pieter Frederik Sythoff Muller, 1886-1939 by T. Volker, double-page sketchmap with extensive key printed at tail margin TOKAIDO-KISOKAIDO, full page sketch-map with legenda at tail featuring BIWA-KO (OMI), etc. table of contents arranged by contributors, topical index. WITH "Losse Blaadjes", No. 1. Small 8°. [4]pp. An essay by B. Modderman about Utamaro's Woodblock print featuring "Yamauba and Kintoki"., captioned monochrome illustration, loosely inserted.
FIRST volume, complete in 12 irregularly published illustrated dutch language magazine in which Japanese graphic- and minor arts are described and discussed by experts in the fildC.C. Krieger, B. Modderman, T. Volker (et.al.), discussing japanese pottery and porcelain, drawings, woodblock prints, netsuke, dutch contributions to japanese netsuke, japanese architecture and common housing, drama and theatre, japanese swords , incl. tsuba (captioned monochrome detailed illustrations on 2 plates0, landscape paintings and their makers...Each topic with ample information, incl. about artists, bookreviews, editorials about exhibitions, etc. This copy includes an odd issue of so-called "Losse Blaadjes", highl irregfularly added 4pp. topical contributions. Bulletins published by command of the dutch Society of japanese Graphic and minor arts. Very fine set.

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EUR 135.00

Book nr.: 56343

MOESHART, H.J., Arts en Koopman in Japan1859-1874. Een selectie uit de fotoalbums van de gebroeders Bauduin. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Amsterdam, Bataafsche Leeuw, 2001 Original boards, gilded title on spine, dustjacket. 250pp. Numerous black/white illustrations in text and full page, incl. portraits, all after original photographs, some figures in text, full page sketch map of Japan, explanatory glossary of japanese terms, references, english summary, index, bibliography, table of contents.
Dutch language survey of photographs and photographers who depicted Japan between 1859-1874, for instance wuropean life and work, but also pictures of japanese people, important buildings, sceneries, ships, etc., also including information on domestic photographers and the then applied techniques. Illustrations have been reproduced after the photo albums of the Bauduin Brothers, who lived and worked in Japan, e.g. Albertus Johannes Bauduin 1829-1890, sent out by the Dutch Trading Society to establism an agency on Dejima or Deshima. A collection of striking pictures. Very fine copy, WITH dustjacket.

EUR 75.00

Book nr.: 50720
     

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