New York: Prentice-Hall Press, 1986. First edition, first printing (full number line). Hardcover. Very gentle rubbed fold to spine head & foot & folds, barely rubbed corners, else near fine(-).. Large quarto in black-gold DJ (black spine); 224 p, b&w illus (some color) ; 29 cm. Travelers -- Japan -- Diaries; Autobiography.
Tokyo: Kodansha International, 1990. First English language edition ; first ed., stated. Hardcover. A fine, bright copy in a fine DJ.. Octavo in grey DJ; 234 p ; 22 cm. Short stories; Japanese; Cultural studies.
Tokyo: Japan Publications, 1992. First edition (stated). Hardcover. Light crease & few scratches & small tear to DJ protected in archival mylar sleeve, else fine in near fine(-) DJ.. Large oblong quarto in purple DJ (purple-green spine); 191 p, b&w illus (some color) ; 25 x 27 cm. Bathing customs -- Japan.
Heian [Kyoto]: Sasaki Soshiro, 1772. Facsimile reprint ed. Paperback. Minor external wear with small chip to title label of Volume 1; else a very tight and very lean set. Very good++ overall.. Two octavo volumes in stitched Japanese binding, paper title lables to front wraps of both volumes; ill. (woodcuts) ; 26 cm. Printed on double leaves, oriental style (fukurotoji). Scarce in this reprint edition. In Japanese; calligraphic text in Kanbun, with reading marks. // Orchids -- Japan. // Caption title: "Ranhin, Matsuoka Joan Sensei cho, Heian Chikuhoro"--Vol. 1, p.  of cover (mikaeshi). Preface by Tonan Koji Katsu Koretora dated Meiwa shinbo . Postscript by Okuda Man Gento dated Enkyo heiin ./ "Kyoho 13-nen  boshin 3-gatsu kankyo inko"--Colophon.
Tokyo: Japan Taimuzu, 1998. First edition (stated). Hardcover. Fine clean copy, light wear to DJ spine head else near fine. Smaller octavo in a black DJ ; 47 p. : col. ill. + 1 sound disc (digital, 4 3/4 in), 20 cm. George Irwins's translation and rendition of classic Japanese love songs. CD of "Japanese Best Love Songs" unopened // Author signed and inscribed front free end paper. In Japanese and English. // Japanese -- Poetry -- Music -- Romance.
Rutland, Vt: C.E. Tuttle Co, 1992. First edition ; 13th printing. Hardcover. A near fine crisp copy, near fine DJ. Octavo in a gold DJ ; 191 p : illus ; 23 cm. Swords -- Japan -- History -- Samurai.
Tokyo: Kodansha, 1978. First standard edition. Hardcover. A nice copy, stamp press and customed labeled owner information to front free end paper, some highlighting to about 1/6 of the pages. Price clipped DJ else a near fine in a near fine DJ. Quarto in a blue DJ (gold spine) ; v 1 : illus (some color) ; 27 cm. Ancient and Medieval, Japanese -- History -- Cultural Studies -- Asia.
Tokyo: Kodansha, 1978. First standard edition. Hardcover. A nice copy, stamp press and ink owner information to front free end paper, some highlighting to about 1/5 of the pages. Else near fine in a near fine DJ. Quarto in a gold DJ (silver spine) ; v 2 : illus (some color) ; 27 cm. Late Medieval to Modern Art, Japanese -- History -- Cultural Studies -- Asia.
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1991. First edition, first printing (full number line). Paperback. A fine tight clean copy. White folio ; 256 p. : illus (some color) ; 32 cm. Art -- Japanese -- Catalogs -- History -- Art -- California -- San Francisco.
Tokyo, Japan: JP Trading, 1987. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. A fine clean copy in a near fine DJ. Quarto in a red DJ ; 96 p. : illus (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm. Cooking -- Japan -- Photos.
Stanford, Calif: Stanford Univ. Press, 1961. Reprint. Paperback. A very few (2-3) pages of sparse highlighting to mid section, else near fine. Large white octavo ; xix, 442 p.: illus; 25 cm. History -- Japan -- Politics -- Government - 14th and 15th Century.
[Moskva]: Partizdat, 1938. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Paperback. Very tender (brittle paper), partly chipped & cracked at spine. overall good+.. Octsvo in tan paper wraps, stapled binding; 30,  p. 20 cm. In Russian. Scarce work on China and Japan. China -- History -- 1928-1937.
New York: Garland Pub, 1998. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. A fine clean hardcover copy. Black quarto ; xxxiii, 316 p : illus, maps ; 26 cm. Nationalism -- Japan -- Encyclopedia -- History -- Culture.
Tokyo: Kaiserlich-Japanischen Unterrichtsministerium, 1911. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. Very gentle wear to spine head & foot, light browning to boards, extremely little rubbing to creased corners, bottom-rear corner moderately worn, very small tear & few creases to rear board, few creases to front board, faint mark to spine fold, bottom of rear endpaper clipped, few spots & marks to few pages throughout book, slight browning to pages, else very good.. White-cloth large octavo or small quarto (grey spine); 115 p, b&w illus. In German. || Medicine; Japan. || Uncommon.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. A fine clean copy in a fine DJ. Large quarto in a black DJ and white slipcase. Art, Japanese -- Kamakura-Momoyama periods, 1185-1600 -- Exhibitions -- History.
Boston, Mass: Tuttle Studio, 1951. First edition, first printing (presumed; no earlier dates or printings stated). Hardcover. Slight shelf wear, else fine in a near fine DJ. Large quarto in a black DJ ; 50 leaves of plates : illus ; 34 cm. Japan -- Women -- Nude Art.
Kyoto: Kagaku Dojin, 1973. Hardcover. Fine in near fine(-) to very good lightly soiled and redge-ubbed DJ with small chip to upper rear edge, about 1 x .25 inches.. Octavo in dark turqoise cloth and while color ilus DJ; 291 + index, illus. ** Volume two only ** Second edition of Molecular Biology of the Gene, translated assumedly for the first time (the second ed.) into Japanese. Uncommon.
Tokyo: Chuo Keizaisha, 1983. Revised. Hardcover. Very light wear to DJ protected in archival brodart, very little wear to spine head & foot, top corners gently bumped, bottom corners hardly rubbed, small red Japanese stamp to title page, else very good+ in very good+ DJ.. Octavo in red DJ; xxix, 731 p, b&w illus ; 22 cm. In Japanese and English. || Accounting -- Law and legislation -- Japan. || Scarce; only 5 holdings in WorldCat.
Bologna, Italy: Damiani, 2007. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. Very small tear to spine head DJ protected in archival brodart, little rubbing to spine foot fold, faint scuff to bottom-rear corner, else near fine(-) in very good+ DJ.. Octavo in white-black DJ (black spine); 239 p, color illus ; 24 cm. Japanese tea ceremony; Architecture; Decoration -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
London: Routledge, 1996. First edition (stated). Hardcover. Very gently bumped corners, few light marks to boards, faint wear to spine head, else very good+.. Grey octavo; viii, 215 p, b&w map ; 23 cm. China -- Foreign economic relations -- Japan.