Japanese Inn: A Reconstruction of the Past

By: STATLER, Oliver

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A warm tribute to Minaguchi-ya, an ancient Japanese wayside inn on the road between Tokyo and Osaka, which the author describes as ". . .the most Japanese place I know". Illustrated with 50 Japanese prints, and with maps at endpapers. --- In yellow and black w/titling and decorations in red on cover and spine. Jacket with color illustration from a Hiroshige print. --- A weak front hinge has been carefully reinforced prior to this listing; and with prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down, inked gift inscriptions to first two pages and dampstain to cover; otherwise a clean, firm copy. Dust jacket with chipping and small tears along edges, with tape repairs to top edge and in removable mylar protector.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 365 pages

Title: Japanese Inn: A Reconstruction of the Past

Author Name: STATLER, Oliver

Categories: Other,

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1961

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket

Stock No.: 79013