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Washi: The World of Japanese Paper by  Sukey Hughes - 1978 - from Bromer Booksellers (SKU: 30053)

Washi: The World of Japanese Paper

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Washi: The World of Japanese Paper

by Hughes, Sukey

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About This Item

Tokyo: Kodansha, 1978. Quarto. 452 pp. One of 1000 copies. With numerous text illustrations, photographs in black and white, and 85 leaves of tipped-in paper samples subsequent to the text. Bound in quarter blue cloth and handmade paper boards, spine lettered in silver and red. Housed in a brown cloth drop-back box with paper label to spine. Fine copy.

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Bookseller
Bromer Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
30053
Title
Washi: The World of Japanese Paper
Author
Hughes, Sukey
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
Kodansha
Place of Publication
Tokyo
Date published
1978
Bookseller catalogs
Book Arts; Fine Printing;

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Bromer Booksellers

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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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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
leaves
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages." A leaf is a single sheet...[more]
quarto
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