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The Art of the Japanese Book by  Jack Hillier - 1987 - from Bromer Booksellers (SKU: 27083)

The Art of the Japanese Book

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The Art of the Japanese Book

by Hillier, Jack

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About This Item

(London): Sotheby's Publications, 1987. Quarto. 2 volumes. 1-608; 609-1131pp., numbered continuously. Illustrated with 225 color plates and numerous black & white illustrations throughout. This detailed reference work also contains a glossary and indexes of works and authors. Hillier was the leading authority in Europe on the Japanese woodblock print, working as the cataloguer of Japanese prints at Sotheby's for 25 years and publishing numerous books on the subject. Very fine in tan cloth, in fine illustrated dust wrappers. Housed together in a cloth-covered slipcase.

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Bookseller
Bromer Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
27083
Title
The Art of the Japanese Book
Author
Hillier, Jack
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
Sotheby's Publications
Place of Publication
(London)
Date published
1987
Bookseller catalogs
Book Arts; Illustrated Books;
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About Bromer Booksellers

Bromer Booksellers specializes in rare and beautiful books, as well as highspots of literature. Owned and operated by Anne and David Bromer, who have been in the business of fine books for nearly fifty years, our shop carries a range of important private press books, designer bookbindings, literary first editions, illustrated books from the fifteenth century to the present, children's books, and miniature books.

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quarto
The term quarto is used to describe a page or book size. A printed sheet is made with four pages of text on each side, and the...[more]
fine
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Cloth
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wrappers
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