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Number 9 Dream - Inscribed to Jane Shore and Author Howard Norman SIGNED

By Mitchell, David

Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Inc., 2002. This copy is in beautiful condition with a like dust jacket. On the title page the author has inscribed the book to "Jane and Howard," whom we can guarantee are poet Jane Shore and author Howard Norman. Mitchell has also signed the inscription. This is a one-of-a-kind book.. Signed and Inscribed By Author. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$89.99

Sans-Pa Bka-Brgyud Bla Rabs Kyi Rnam Thar

By Nam-mkha-bsam-grub-rgyal-mtshan

Bod-ljons Bod yig dpe rnin dpe skrun khan, 1996. Some-what warped and rubbed Scuff marks on covers, mainly back. Solidly bound and a very usable copy. . Paper. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Katachi, A Picture Book of Traditional Japanese Workmanship

By Iwamiya, Takeji Takeji

Tokyo: Art Pub. Co. / Bijutsu Shuppan-sha, 1962. Katachi, A Picture Book of Traditional Japanese Workmanship only given English words. WorldCat seems to have additional info. Bumped corners. Soil or foxing on spine. Jackets are extensively torn and chipped along edges, corners, extremities. Has moto "Forma dat esse rei" in back of Volume I.. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$200.00

A Son of Satsuma, or with Perry in Japan

By Munroe, Kirk

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1914. Small rectangle cut out of title page where a stamp was present. Lightly worn at extremities. Light bowing of spine. Name and date on inside of front cover. Decorated cloth front cover and spine. A tight and nice-looking copy this book. Illustrated japanese man on cover with sword and robe. Samuarai styled sword decoration along spine as well. . Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.94

Fortune [Magazine], March 1947, Volume XXXV Number 3

By Luce, Henry R. (ed)

New York: William D. Geer, 1947. Extremities frayed and small tears. Darkening and soil on back cover. Coal Mining and Industry on cover. Articles on Coal, Radio, Business, Tokyo Report. Extra post because of size.. Soft Cover. Very Good Minus/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Leibowitz, Matthew (cover). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Magazine.

$75.00

National Art Treasures of Japan 1976

By Shimbin, Yomiuri

Kyoto, Japan: Kyoto National Museum, 1976. In Japanese mostly. Very interesting photos of statues, weapons, clothing, caligraphy, paintings, and other japanese history and culture. Bright, tight, and clean copy of this book.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket.

$19.99

Directives of The Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers

By MacArthur, Douglas et Alii.

Tokyo: The Nippon Times, Ltd., 1946. String tied. SCAP Directives to Dec. 31st, 1945. Additional info from handwritten note inside front cover. Some surface deterioration around spine. Bumped and worn corners. Some edge wear on covers.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

The Zen Gardens, Volume One ONLY

By Okamato, Toyo; Takakuwa, Gisei

Shoin, Japan: Mitsumura Suiko Shoin Publishing Co., Ltd., 1962. Volume One ONLY. In English and Japanese. Does not state location. It seems to be Shoin, Japan according to WorldCat. It could also be Kyoto according to listings on line. Chipped and fraying around the edges. 1 1/2 inch chipping and tear at bottom of front cover.. Soft Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Vacation Days in Hawaii and Japan

By Taylor, Charles M., Jr.

Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs & Co., 1898. End papers peeling from over hinge of book. Bumped and worn corners. Fading on spine. Soil on covers and spine. Fraying of extremities. Back hinge separated. Name, city and date on front end paper.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Rising Sun on Main Street : Working with the Japanese

By Lanier, Alison R.

Tokyo: Yohan Publications, Inc., 1998. Very bright and clean softcover edition. Definitely NOT an ex-library copy!. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

Religion in Japanese History

By Kitagawa, J. M.

Jackson, Tennessee, U.S.A.: Columbia Univ Pr, 1990. Underlining, highlight, and notes.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.50

Jitensha

By Schlief, Donald R.

Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A.: Trafford on Demand Pub, 2005. Down the Japanese Archipelago on a Biucycle. Inscribed, "April 20, 2005 Dear Harris and Ellie Always follow your dreams! Michigan Schlief". and then a spamped image and Japanese characters.. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00