Yokohama: Yamagata Press, 1950. 2nd Edition. Very Good. Item #1950WJ-FUJ-2-F
We Japanese being descriptions of many of the customs, manners, ceremonies, festivals, arts and crafts of the Japanese besides numerous other subjects. 600 Pages, 889 Illustrations. Second overall edition comprising three books (Book I - 9th Printing, Book II - 6th Printing, Book III - 2nd Printing). Book comes with a cover shell designed with and for the book when published, contains cloth loops for closure but missing dowl. Ex Libris from Walter W. Somers inside shell. Shell is sun faded with some markings. Book is bound in japanese cloth and tied across spine with blue rope. Front cover contains paper panel with title. Pages are clean and are a very delicate rice paper. Each page is folded and sewn in at the spine crating a cavity between the front and back. Illustrations are a mix of woodblock, photograph, and other forms.