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The Transactions of The Asiatic Society of Japan. by ASIATIC SOCIETY OF JAPAN - Hardcover - Second Series, Vol XIX.1940. - from Asia Bookroom and

The Transactions of The Asiatic Society of Japan.


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Tokyo.: Asiatic Society.. Second Series, Vol XIX.1940.. Map, black and white illustrations, vi + 307pp, appendices, bibliography, index, papercovered boards and cloth spine little worn and soiled, cloth on lower joint showing insect damage, endpapers browned, publishers label front paste down, a sound and overall clean copy. Contains three papers: Some Notes on the Sakazuki and on the Role of Sake Drinking in Japan, by U. A. Casal; Rice in the Cultural Life of the Japanese People, by James A. Rabbitt; The Origin of the P'i-p'a, by Shigeo Kishibe. .
  • Bookseller: Asia Bookroom AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 31800
  • Title: The Transactions of The Asiatic Society of Japan.
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Asiatic Society.
  • Place: Tokyo.
  • Date published: Second Series, Vol XIX.1940.
  • Keywords: Agriculture, Alcohol, Anthropology, Asia, History, Japan, Lacquer, Myths, Religion, Rice, Sake, zz_Gallery_Out_of_Print_and_Secondhand_Books


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