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THE PICTURE STORY OF JAPAN
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THE PICTURE STORY OF JAPAN

By Carr, Rachel

NY: David McKay, 1962. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Very good, clipped dustjacket. Dj has small chips missing from upper front edge and a closed edge tear to lower for edge. In publisher's reinforced binding this is NOT a library discard. . First Printing. Illus. by Kazue Mizamura.

$45.00

KEIKO'S BUBBLE
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KEIKO'S BUBBLE

By Lewis, Janet, Illustrated by Kazue Mizumura

NY: Doubleday, 1961 Hard Cover. Fine in a Very Good+ dustjacket. First Edition. Dj spine and edges somewhat age darkened. Very light bump to lower corner of book. Keiko wants a doll for the Festival of the Dolls, but gets a very different gift instead..

$45.00

THE GREEDY ONE
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THE GREEDY ONE

By Martin, Patricia Miles, Illustrated by Kazue Mizumura

Chicago: Rand McNally, 1964 Hard Cover. First Edition. 64 pages, reinforced cloth. Near Fine in a Near Fine, clipped dustjacket. Story about Boys' Day in Japan & about Japanese family & community life. In publishers library binding, NOT a library discard..

$35.00

SUMI & THE GOAT & THE TOKYO EXPRESS
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SUMI & THE GOAT & THE TOKYO EXPRESS

By Uchida, Yoshiko, Illustrated by Kazue Mizamura

NY Scribners 1969. Hard Cover First Edition. Near Fine in a near fine, clipped dj. Upper corners of book lightly bumped. In Scribner Library binding, NOT a library discard..

$35.00

MADE IN JAPAN
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MADE IN JAPAN

By Spencer, Cornelia

NY: Knopf, 1963. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Illustrated by Richard Powers and with photographs. Dj lightly edge worn and a bit shelf rubbed. "The story of a country's arts and crafts.. First Edition.

$30.00

THE SEA OF GOLD and Other Tales From Japan
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THE SEA OF GOLD and Other Tales From Japan

By Uchida, Yoshiko

NY: Scribners, 1965. Dj lightly edge worn with one closed edge tear to lower back edge, lower corner of book lightly bumped.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+ Dustjacket. Illus. by Marianne Yamaguchi.

$35.00

IN-BETWEEN MIYA
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IN-BETWEEN MIYA

By Uchida, Yoshiko, Illustrated by Susan Bennett

NY Scribners 1967. Hard Cover. VERY FINE in a FINE, CLIPPED DUSTJACKET. First Edition. Set in modern Japan. Illustrated by Susan Bennet..

$35.00

THE HONORABLE SWORD
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THE HONORABLE SWORD

By Lewis, Mildred, Illustrated by Panos Ghikas

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1960 Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. 192 pages, cloth. Story of two boys whose home & family have been destroyed struggling to recapture the Honorable Sword, the only remaining symbol of their family's glory. Set in feudal Japan. VERY GOOD+ in lightly worn dustjacket..

$45.00

SIGEMI A JAPANESE VILLAGE GIRL

By Kirk, Ruth

Harcourt, Brace & World NY 1965 Hard Cover. FINE in a NEAR FINE, CLIPPED DJ. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated with photos by Ira Spring, 48pgs. In publishers library binding, not a library discard..

$30.00

THE TALE OF THE MANDARIN DUCKS
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THE TALE OF THE MANDARIN DUCKS

By PATERSON, KATHERINE, Illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon

NY: Dutton, 1990 Hard Cover. FINE in a Fine dustjacket. FIRST EDITION. Paterson retells a popular Japanese folktale about a pair of Mandarin ducks. Illus in watercolor & pastel paintings in the style of 18th c. Japanese woodcuts..

$35.00

JOEY THE CLOWN (THE COMEDIANS).
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JOEY THE CLOWN (THE COMEDIANS).

By Kabalevsky, D.B.

London: Warne, (1974) Hard Cover. NEAR FINE in NEAR FINE dustjacket. A Fanatasia Pictorial . Illustrated by Saburo Watanabe. Adapted by Keisuke Tsutsui. Translated by Ann Herring. 1975 Reprint. 28 pages, boards. Original 20th c. parable by a leading humorist of modern Japan. .

$30.00

LANTERN IN THE VALLEY

By Griffish, Faye, Illustrated by Vera Bock

NY: Macmillan, 1957. Hard Cover. Very Good+ in a Very Good Dustjacket. FIRST PRINTING REVIEW COPY. 136 pgs, cloth. Story of a peasant family of Japan & of the festivals & name days important in their lives..

$45.00

AN EXHIBITION OF CHILDREN'S BOOKS FROM THE OSBORNE COLLECTION, CANADA

By Toronto Public Library

Hard Cover. Catalouge for the Exhibition from the Osborne that toured Japan in 1987. 95 pgs, pictorial wraps. Text of the Catalogue is in Japanese but the Exhibition List in in both Japanese and English. Photographs of the exhibition items every page in color & blk/white. FINE..

$35.00

THE SEA AND I
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THE SEA AND I

By Nakawatari, Harutaka

NY: FS&G, (1992) Illus by author. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. REVIEW COPY. 31 pgs, boards. Story of a boy living on the coast of Japan who awaits his father's return from fishing on a day when a storm comes up. Japanese artist's first picture book. FINE in FINE dustjacket..

$30.00

THE MAGIC LISTENING CAP  More Folk Tales from Japan
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THE MAGIC LISTENING CAP More Folk Tales from Japan

By Uchida, Yoshiko

NY: Harcourt, Brace, 1955 Illustrated by author. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. 146 pages, cloth. 14 folk tales in this, the author's second collection. Bookplate. VERY GOOD+ in spine chipped dustjacket.. Very Good+/Very Good.

$50.00

OF NIGHTINGALES THAT WEEP

By PATERSON, KATHERINE

NY: Crowell, 1974 171 pages, boards. Story of the daughter of a samurai set in feudal Japan.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by Haru Wells.

$45.00

KOBO AND THE WISHING PICTURES
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KOBO AND THE WISHING PICTURES

By Baruch, Dorothy

Japan: Charles Tuttle, 1964 Printed in Japan. 63 pgs, cloth. Kobo's father paints so many wishing pictures for his customers that he has no time to paint one for Kobo. 16 full pg color illus & numerous in blk/white. Ink name. Chipped dustjacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Yoshie Noguchi.

$45.00

THE MASTER PUPPETEER.

By Paterson, Katherine.

Crowell, (1975) 3rd Printing. Illustrated by Jaru Wells. 179 pgs, cloth. Story of a 13 year old boy who lives in the world of Osaka's Bunraku theater puppeteers in the 18th c. & describes the poverty he witnesses. 1977 National Book Award Winner. Bookplate. FINE in NEARLY FINE dustjacket..

$30.00

THE OGRE AND HIS BRIDE
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THE OGRE AND HIS BRIDE

By Kishi, Nami

New York Parents' Magazine Press 1971. Hard Cover. Fine, no dj. Illustrated by Shosuke Fukuda. First edition..

$26.00

Anno's U. S. A. (Sandcastle Ser.)

By Anno, Mitsumasa

New York: Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers, 1983 Illustrated by author. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Fine Slipcase. Limited/Numbered. SIGNED by Author/illustator. Limited edtion #263 of 1000, signed in Japanese by Anno. Small crease to lower signature page, spine of book slightly slanted.. First Edition Limited.

$125.00

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