Sign In | Register


RECENT ARRIVALS


Next >
Seed of the Sun
seller photo

Seed of the Sun

By Irwin, Wallace

New York: George H. Doran Co, 1921. 352p., hardcover, mild shelfwear and dust soil. Novel about Japanese immigration, with a plot involving nefarious plans to have Japanese men seduce white women.

$15.00

Oishi Seinosuke zenshu
seller photo

Oishi Seinosuke zenshu

By Oishi Seinosuke

Tokyo: Koryusha, 1982. Two hardcover volumes, very good in original slipcases, plain translucent cellophane paper dustjackets crinkled and worn. Text in Japanese. Collected writings of the Oregon Medical School graduate who was one of the twelve alleged conspirators in the "High Treason Incident", a socialist-anarchist plot to assassinate the Japanese emperor. He was executed in 1911.

$75.00

George Minami [signed photograph]
seller photo

George Minami [signed photograph]

By Perri, Peter, photographer

n.p., n.d.. 8x10 glossy photo inscribed "To Louise - Best wishes and Thanks Always. George." Very good. Minami was probably best known for hsi role as a principal dancer in the Broadway production of "Flower Drum Song" in 1958. He worked on various productions of the show for years afterward.

$25.00

A Place Where Sunflowers Grow
seller photo

A Place Where Sunflowers Grow

By Lee-Tai, Amy; Felicia Hoshino

San Francisco: Children's Book Press, 2008. 31p., very good hardcover in dustjacket. Special printing devoted to Garth Charles Mower. About a girl interned at Topaz Relocation Center.

$20.00

Prince Ito, the man and statesman. A brief history of his life
seller photo

Prince Ito, the man and statesman. A brief history of his life

By Nakamura, Kaju

New York: Japanese-American Commercial Weekly and Anraku Publishing Co, 1910. xvi, 114 pages, hardcover, front cover has a stain. Inscribed by the author inside the rear cover.

$17.00

Gochiso: oriental recipes
seller photo

Gochiso: oriental recipes

Denver: Woman's Society of Christian Service, Simpson Methodist Church, 1966. 55 leaves, black plastic binding, card covers worn and soiled.

$17.00

Memoirs and messages of an American Jodo Shinshu Priest. Shishin, shingyo, yokusho: Sincere heart, faith, and desire
seller photo

Memoirs and messages of an American Jodo Shinshu Priest. Shishin, shingyo, yokusho: Sincere heart, faith, and desire

By Mayeda, Ben Seiken

[Venice, CA]: the author, 2002. 114p., paperback, wraps mildly worn, cup ring on front cover. Second edition. Laid in is a bookmark indicating that the book was a project for the 50th anniversary of Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple.

$20.00

Home River
seller photo

Home River

By Hara, Rumi

Savannah: Self-published by the author, 2014. 8p., 5.5 x 8.5 inches, illus., very good condition in stapled wraps. Comic by the Japanese-American artist.

$17.00

Nihonmachi: a story of San Francisco\'s Japantown
seller photo

Nihonmachi: a story of San Francisco's Japantown

By Okazaki, Suzie Kobuchie

San Francisco: SKO Studios, 1985. xii+136p., paperback, covers mildly worn and foxed, interior clean, 6x9 inches, black and white photos throughout. A history of San Francisco's various Japantowns, including South Park and the present-day neighborhood.

$45.00

Bird Girl and Fox Girl
seller photo

Bird Girl and Fox Girl

By Sakugawa, Yumi

np: Sparkplug Books, 2014. Pamphlet. [32]p., 5.5 x 8.5 inches, illus., very good condition in stapled wraps. Sparkplug Minis Series. Comic by the Japanese-American artist and illustrator.

$17.00

Moon Between the Mountains
seller photo

Moon Between the Mountains

By Sakugawa, Yumi

np: Self-published by the author, 2013. Pamphlet. [24]p., 5.5 x 8.5 inches, illus., old price sticker on rear wrap else very good condition in stapled wraps. Collection of short comics by the Japanese-American artist and illustrator.

$17.00

Intergalatic Telepathic Pen Pal and other Super Short Stories
seller photo

Intergalatic Telepathic Pen Pal and other Super Short Stories

By Sakugawa, Yumi

np: Self-published by the author, 2012. Pamphlet. [24]p., 5.5 x 8.5 inches, illus., old price sticker on rear wrap else very good condition in stapled wraps. Collection of short comics by the Japanese-American artist and illustrator.

$17.00

Thank you, Namo Amida Butsu / Arigato Namuamidabutsu
seller photo

Thank you, Namo Amida Butsu / Arigato Namuamidabutsu

By Yakumo, Chijun

Los Angeles: Nembutsu Press, 1995. 160p. in English, 96p. in Japanese; paperback, mild handling wear. Collection of writings by the Japanese-American Buddhist minister.

$17.00

Cineraider No. 6: Young and Dangerous: An Overview
seller photo

Cineraider No. 6: Young and Dangerous: An Overview

By Akiyama, Richard A., editor, layout, and co-writer

np: Cineraider Enterprises, 1997. Pamphlet. 46p., 5.5 x 8.5 inches, illus., very good condition in stapled wraps. Fanzine on Hong Kong cinema by a Japanese-American editor. Cover article is an overview of the "Young and Dangerous" trilogy of triad gang films.

$17.00

Jikishin. Vol. 5 no. 2 (July 10, 1949)
seller photo

Jikishin. Vol. 5 no. 2 (July 10, 1949)

Fresno, CA: Rev. I. Kyogoku, 1949. 33p., staplebound booklet format, very good; text in Japanese. This issue of the Buddhist newsletter is devoted to those who died in WWII.

$25.00

Made in Japan and settled in Oregon
seller photo

Made in Japan and settled in Oregon

By Loftus, Mitzi Asai

Coos Bay, OR: Pigeon Point Press, 1990. 177p. + geneological chart, illus. with photos, very good paperback. Family history.

$20.00

Ribbon in the Hair
seller photo

Ribbon in the Hair

By Hara, Rumi

Savannah: Self-published by the author, 2014. Pamphlet. [24]p., 5 x 7.5 inches, illus., old price sticker on rear wrap else very good condition in stapled wraps. Zine by the Japanese American artist and illustrator. Scrapbook-style layout with photos and Hara's illustrations.

$17.00

Making money from stamps
seller photo

Making money from stamps

By Ozaki, Milton

Littleton, CO: M. Ozaki, 1963. 84p., staplebound booklet, first edition, occasional pen underlining. By the Japanese-American mystery writer who is remembered slightly less fondly for promoting some get-rich-quick schemes. This booklet makes no such promises, though it urges the reader to subscribe to his Philatelic Investor newsletter.

$25.00

Summer Stories
seller photo

Summer Stories

By Hara, Rumi

Savannah: Self-published by the author, 2014. Pamphlet. [22]p., stapled wraps, 11 x 4.25 inches, illus., old price sticker on rear wrap else very good condition. Collection of 10 comic strips by the Japanese-American artist and illustrator.

$17.00

Visitor and Other Stories
seller photo

Visitor and Other Stories

By Sakugawa, Yumi

np: Self-published by the author, 2014. Pamphlet. [38]p., 5.5 x 8.5 inches, illus., old price sticker on rear wrap else very good condition in stapled wraps. Collection of short comics by the Japanese-American artist and illustrator.

$17.00

Next >