Item #313298 STORIES ABOUT JAPAN. Annie R. BUTLER.
STORIES ABOUT JAPAN.
STORIES ABOUT JAPAN.
STORIES ABOUT JAPAN.
STORIES ABOUT JAPAN.
STORIES ABOUT JAPAN.

STORIES ABOUT JAPAN.

London: The Religious Tract Society, 56, Paternoster Row; 65, St. Paul's Churchyard and 164, Piccadilly. No Date [1888]. First Edition (& 1st printing). Small octavo, original pictorial blue cloth stamped with a design of birds and plants in red, green and yellow, decorative gilt lettering, rear panel with a decorative device bearing the publisher's monogram in black. 127 pp + [16] pp publisher's catalogue 'The Religious Tract Society's List of Books For Birthday Gifts, School Prizes and for Presentation At All Seasons' bound in at rear. Frontispiece and sixteen additional full-page black & white engraved plates depicting Japanese Scenes, People and Customs. Covers a bit rubbed and slightly dull; front free endpaper lacking, a very good copy. Item #313298

¶ Exact publication date unknown. Japan History; Juvenile literature. "These 'Stories about Japan' are meant for children" - P. 2. "These stories ... are a mosaic from many sources; amongst others, from J.J. Rein's learned work on Japan" - P. 5.

Price (USD): $85.00