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[SOUKA ZUE:  Illustrated Manuscript of Flower Arrangement] by [BOTANICAL] [JAPAN] - Paperback - First Edition - [1692 - 1779] - from Charles Agvent (SKU: 018495)

[SOUKA ZUE: Illustrated Manuscript of Flower Arrangement]

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[SOUKA ZUE: Illustrated Manuscript of Flower Arrangement]

by [BOTANICAL] [JAPAN]

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  • paperback
  • First
Condition
Wrappers with some soiling and slight loss. Contents Fine, bright and fresh
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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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$3,750.00
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About This Item

[1692 - 1779]. First Edition. Wraps. Wrappers with some soiling and slight loss. Contents Fine, bright and fresh. A string-tied manuscript (7-3/4" x 10-1/2") of Japanese Flower Arrangements (Kadou), author unknown, from the middle of the Edo era (1692-1779) consisting of 32 leaves with no text and a total of 63 lovely hand-colored drawings, one per page, of flower arrangements.

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Bookseller
Charles Agvent US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
018495
Title
[SOUKA ZUE: Illustrated Manuscript of Flower Arrangement]
Author
[BOTANICAL] [JAPAN]
Format/binding
Wraps
Book condition
Used - Wrappers with some soiling and slight loss. Contents Fine, bright and fresh
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
Date published
[1692 - 1779]
Keywords
Japanese Decorative Arts; Hand-Colored Plates; Botanicals; Illustrated Books; Japanese Flower Arrangements
Bookseller catalogs
Hand-Colored Plates; Botanicals;

Terms of Sale

Charles Agvent

All books subject to prior sale. Payment with order; institutions may be billed. Postage additional: $11.00 for the first book, $6.00 each thereafter. Overseas postage billed at approximate cost. Pennsylvania residents must add 6% sales tax. Mastercard, Visa, and American Express accepted. We are also open to reasonable payment terms. A book may be returned within 7 days of receipt for any reason provided it is in the same condition as sent and prior notice is given. Please insure returns for their full value.

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Charles Agvent

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This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since: 2003
Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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About Charles Agvent

We carry a diverse and select stock with major specialties including Modern and 19th Century Literary First Editions, Signed Books & Autographs (especially Presidential and Literary), and Limited Editions Club books. We have been in business since 1987 and are proud to be members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB).

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