Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

No image available

Kabuki. Explanation and stories. Series 2. A set of 6 pictures with stories. Shinagawa’s wood block prints. . . .

No cover image available

Kabuki. Explanation and stories. Series 2. A set of 6 pictures with stories. Shinagawa’s wood block prints. . . .

by [JAPAN -- KABUKI]. [FUMIO SHIRAISHI (Ed).& GEKKO OHASHI (Artist)]

  • Used
  • paperback
  • First
Condition
See description
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Vancouver, Washington
Item Price:
$400.00
$4.80 shipping to USA
Standard Delivery: 7 to 14 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

[Tokyo & Kyoto: Kyoto Hanga In Co., Ltd., 1954]. Two parts. 4to. 9.5 x 12 in. [6] pp. Photo illustrations. Printed softcovers, sewn w/ white silk braid. With Six colour woodblock prints, each w/ tissue guard. Preserved in publisher’s portfolio, striped cover, colour woodblock print mounted on front cover, dark brown silk ties (minor edgewear, rubbing), still NF copy. First edition of this second installment of beautifully rendered Japanese woodblock prints by the noted Japanese artist, Gekko Ohashi (1859-1920), self-taught Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock print artist, inspired by Hokusai, with stylistic elements from nihonga. These plates illustrate actors and scenes from such Kabuki dramas as Ibaraki, about Yoritomo Minamoto’s fight against a female demon, Meido no Hikyaku, Honcho Niju Shiko, and more.

Reviews

Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log-in or create an account first!)

You're rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Bookseller
Zephyr Used & Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
54651
Title
Kabuki. Explanation and stories. Series 2. A set of 6 pictures with stories. Shinagawa’s wood block prints. . . .
Author
[JAPAN -- KABUKI]. [FUMIO SHIRAISHI (Ed).& GEKKO OHASHI (Artist)]
Book condition
Used
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Kyoto Hanga In Co., Ltd.,
Place of Publication
[Tokyo & Kyoto:
Date published
1954].
Keywords
Ukiyo-e, Gekko Ohashi, Kyoto Hanga In, Kyoto Hangain, Kiyomi Shinagawa, Japan, Japanese Art, Drama, Theatre, Theater, Noh Plays, Kabuki, Illustrated Books, Art History, Japanese Woodblock Prints

Terms of Sale

Zephyr Used & Rare Books

All books are as described. All books can only be returned if not as described within 7 days and receive refund of original price, if the purchaser has TELEPHONED to (360) 695-7767 (email notification WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED, NO REFUND WILL BE ISSUED) and checked first, and if the book has been returned in condition shipped out (no exceptions). Misdescribed book returns shall receive full refunds and shipping Thank you. Zephyr Used & Rare Books, Kol Shaver, P.O. Box 55, Vancouver, WA 98666, USA. zephybook@gmail.com

About the Seller

Zephyr Used & Rare Books

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since: 2005
Vancouver, Washington
Ask Seller a Question

About Zephyr Used & Rare Books

We are an independent bookseller, established in 1994, who exhibit at numerous book fairs and antique shows throughout the year, including Christine Palmer Antique Expos in Portland, OR & Vancouver, WA, The Rose City Book & Paper Show in Portland, the Custer Antique Show in Spokane, the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair, the Sacramento Antiquarian Book Fair, the Pasadena Book & Paper Show, and others. We specialize in 19th-century imprints, Technical Books, History, Children's Literature, and much more. In addition we offer appraisals for insurance and tax purposes.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]

Frequently Asked Questions

tracking-