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Ukiyo-E Art (56 issues)
Tokyo: Japan Ukiyo-E Society, 1964. 
Includes issues 1-3, 5, 8-22, 24, 25, 27, 30, 31, 35, 36, 38-50, 52-56, 58, 62, 64, 66-71, 94-96, 36 issues in total. Issues 1-3 missing covers. Text in English and Japanese. Numerous b/w illustrations. generaly in excelent condition.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 9513                         Order / Enquire

Andon (36 issues)
Leyden: Society for Japanese Arts and Crafts, 1986. 
Includes issue 24, 26-61, and 63. 36 issues in total. Many b/w and colour illustrations. Covers a wide range of Japanese art including woodblock prints, albums, Net-suke, collectors, signatures, folklore and customs.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 9514                         Order / Enquire

London: The Studio, 1930. 
Please inquire                          Book Number: 302                         Order / Enquire

The Japanese Print: a Historical Guide
NY: Weatherhill, 1982. 1st
220pp.14 colour plates, 86 b/w illustrations. (poi)
Please inquire                          Book Number: 5172                         Order / Enquire

Addiss, Stephen, (editor).
JAPANESE GHOSTS & DEMONS. Art of the Supernatural.
N. Y.: George Braziller, 1985. 1st
192 pp. Many full-page colourplates. Exhibition catalogue.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 9800                         Order / Enquire

Akiyama, Aisaburo
Shinto and its Archictecture
Tokyo: Tokyo News Service, 1955. 
Please inquire                          Book Number: 305                         Order / Enquire

Andacht, Sandra
Treasury of Satsuma
Des Moines, Iowa: Wallace-Homestead, 1981. 
Hardcover, pictorial boards. 160 pp. 246 illustrations in colour, plus marks. Glossary. Borders sunned, and spine slightly.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 25306                         Order / Enquire

Arakawa, Hirokazu
The GO Collection of Netsuke. Tokyo National Museum
Tokyo: Kodansha International, 1983. 
Hardcover in slipcase. 260 pp. 361 illustrations in colour plus numerous b/w illustrations in text. Slipcase Near Fine.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 22055                         Order / Enquire

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, BC.
Japanese Sen Cha Ceremony Utensils from the Bruno Petzold Collection
Victoria, B.C.: Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1981. 
20 pp. Exhibition catalogue illustrated in b/w; some colour.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 17893                         Order / Enquire

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.
Ukiyo-e: glimpses into the floating world 18th and 19th century Japanese woodblock prints.
Victoria, BC.: Neewin Publishing Co., 1966. 
App. 20 pgs. b/w illustration. nd
Please inquire                          Book Number: 4666                         Order / Enquire

Art Tower Mito Contemporary Art Gallery, Ibaraki,
The Game of Manners: Jaoanese Art in 1990
Ibaraki: Art Tower Mito Contemporary Art Gallery, 1990. English Ed.
45 pp. Exhibition catalogue, no illustrations. General article plus biographies of individual artists. Text in English.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 24771                         Order / Enquire

Aubert, Louis
Les Maitres De l'Estampe Japonaise
Paris: Armand Colin, 1930. Later Printing.
284 pp. Original wraps custom-bound in three-quarter cloth and marbled boards; leather spine label with spine lettering gilt. Illustrated with 55 b/w plates hors texte. Text in French.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 21119                         Order / Enquire

Audsley, George Ashdown and Bowes, James Lord
Keramic Art of Japan. 2 Vols.
Liverpool & London: Henry Sothern, 1875. 1st Edition
Privately printed by the authors in Liverpool and published by Henry Sothern in London. (10) + lxxi + 61 + 12 plates; (14) + 51 plates and facing descriptive texts (approx. 204 pp.) + (12) pp. list of marks & monograms. Rebound in maroon library binding; spine lettering gilt in gilt bands; new endpapers with original marbled endpapers preserved and bound into vol. 2; all edges gilt. Illustrated with 67 full-page plates, including 42 gorgeous chromolitho plates and 21 in monochrome, in addition to 4 plates of marks and many illustrations in text, some in colour. Ex library, with institutional bookplate on front pastedowns and institutional name die-cut on prelims, only, of both vols; gilt-stamped book number at spine tail,; minor chipping to a couple of pages and two of the plates of marks and monograms (not affecting illustration); cloth lightly rubbed and faded; but interior otherwise clean and bright with ALL PLATES PRESENT and sparkling. (Missing Plate J from vol. 1, as usual with every other known set of these superb volumes.)
Please inquire                          Book Number: 13675                         Order / Enquire

Ayers, John; Impey, Oliver; Mallet, J. V. G., et al.
Porcelain for Palaces. The Fashion for Japan in Europe 1650-1750
London: Oriental Ceramic Society, 1990. 1st Edition
328 pp. Exhibition catalogue with 372 illustrations in colour plus additional b/w illustrations in text; map. Exhibition was held in the New Japanese Galleries of the Tate.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 18993                         Order / Enquire

AZECHI, Umetaro
Japanese Woodlock Prints: Their Technique and Appreciation
Tokyo: Toto Shuppan, 1963. 1st American. edition.
Hardcover in complete dj. 104 pp. Illustrated with 118 figures in text, 41 b/w plates and 12 colourplates, plus an authentic woodblock print tipped-in. Also tipped in are several varieties of paper. Dj slightly rubbed & bumped at spine head & foot.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 26761                         Order / Enquire

Barnet, Sylvan; Burto, William
Great Japanese Art. Zen Ink Paintings
USA: Kodansha International Ltd., 1982. 
94 pp. Illustrations in b/w.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 24644                         Order / Enquire

Barry Davies Oriental Art, London.
An Exhibtion of Japanese Prints. Images of the Floating World
London: Barry Davies Oriental Art, 1998. 
224 pp. Exhibition catalogue with 215 colourplates, many full-page. Ink inscription on front free endpaper; minor soiling to fore-edge.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 21127                         Order / Enquire

Bates, H.E.
Down the River.
London: Victor Gollancz, 1937. 1st edition.
Nf/closed tear, some soil to vg+ dj. 83 wood-engravings by Park er.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 4014                         Order / Enquire

Bates, H.E.
Through the woods: the English woodland April to April.
London: Victor Gollancz, 1936. 1st edition.
Nf/sm chips, faded vg. dj. (ex-libris)73 wood engravings by Par ker.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 4015                         Order / Enquire

Bauret, Gabriel (editor)
"La Creation Publicitaire Au Japon." CAMERA INTERNATIONAL. No. 27. Winter 1990.
Paris: Camera International, 1990. 
94 pp. Illustrated in colour. Text in French & English.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 18043                         Order / Enquire

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