Lot 458: Author: Florenz, Karl; Title: Poetical Greetings from the Far East: Japanese Poems; Place Published: Tokyo; Publisher: T. Hasegawa; Date Published: [c.1896]; Description: 98 pp. plus wrappers., printed on crepe paper. Nearly every page with a color illustration. 19.5x14.8 cm. (7¾x5¾"), original pictorial wrappers and pictorial chemise.A beautiful example of the publisher's illustrated crepe-paper books. Translated from the German by A. Lloyd. Condition: Soiling and wear to chemise; creases to edges of front wrapper and first few pages; else very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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