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JAPANESE ARMOUR
Written by L.J. Anderson.
Stock no. 1817200
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An illustrated guide to the work of the Myochin and Saotome Families from the 15th to the 20th Century. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0853680027. Tapemarks to pastedowns and dustwrapper flaps. Contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper has a few small closed edge-tears (no loss).
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THE WAR IN THE RYUKYU ISLANDS
Written by Gordon Warner.
Stock no. 2129139
1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. Card wraps. B/w illustrations. Operation Iceberg. Some wear along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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REAPING THE WHIRLWIND
Written by Nigel Cawthorne.
Stock no. 2128903
Published by David & Charles. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780715322826.
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GREEN WILLOW AND OTHER JAPANESE FAIRY TALES
Written by Grace James. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 2128894
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1910. Very good condition.

40 exquisite tissue-guarded colour plates, mounted on brown card. 38 tales and legends collected from many sources. Navy blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. 281 pages, all edges blue. Some fading to covers. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some browning and light foxing. All plates present. A few corner creases to plates and pages.
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IN LOTUS-LAND JAPAN
Written by Herbert G. Ponting. Illustrated by Herbert G. Ponting.
Stock no. 1816665
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1911. Very good condition.

A traveller and his camera in Japan. Red cloth boards, gilt titles and vignettes to front. 8 tipped in colour plates and 96 b/w plates from photographs. xvi and 395 pages including index. Text block browned. Front and rear hinge pulled. Binding tight. Slight tobacco odour present.
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JAPANESE WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR II
Written by Anthony J. Watts.
Stock no. 2127563
Published by Ian Allan. 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, silver titles. B/w photos. 400 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small tears; faded to spine.
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THE COOLIE GENERALS
Written by Mark Felton.
Stock no. 2127120
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Britain's Far Eastern Military Leaders In Japanese Captivity. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781844157679.
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GREEN WILLOW AND OTHER JAPANESE FAIRY TALES
Written by Grace James. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 2126689
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1910. Very good condition.

De-Luxe edition, Limited to 500 copies. 40 exquisite tissue-guarded colour plates, mounted on brown card. 38 tales and legends collected from many sources. Vellum bound, with gilt titles and vignettes. Foxing and spotting to covers, endpapers and outer page edges; a few to some page margins. Ties to covers are no longer present. A few scuff marks to covers. All plates are present and in fine condition!
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BURMA RAILWAY IMAGES OF WAR
Written by Jack Chalker. Illustrated by Jack Chalker.
Stock no. 2126619
Published by Mercer Books. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Original War Drawings of Japanese POW Jack Chalker. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780955712708. SIGNED by author, with lengthy dedication to a previous owner. Bumping to spine. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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KOJIKI
Written by Donald L. Philippi.
Stock no. 2126246
Published by Princeton University Press; University Of Tokyo Press. 1st USA 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

American Edition. Translated with an Introduction and Notes by Philippi. The Kokiki, the earliest source book in Japanese literature and history, was completed in 712 A.D. under the auspices of the imperial court. New Translation. Couple of corners are bumped. White mark to base of spine. Some grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-crased and chipped, with browning; some scuffing and damp spots to spine. Minimal loss.
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A JAPANESE ARTIST IN LONDON
Written by Yoshio Markino. Illustrated by Yoshio Markino.
Stock no. 2126177
Published by Chatto & Windus. 2nd 1910. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles and decorations to front cover, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. 2nd impression. Spine is browned. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to rear cover. Foxing throughout and to outer page edges.
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JAPANESE AIRCRAFT OF THE PACIFIC WAR
Written by Rene J. Francillon. Illustrated by J.B. Roberts.
Stock no. 1816311
Published by Putnam. 1st 1970. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive analysis of the Japanese aircraft industry and their products between the late thirties and the dawn of the nuclear age. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge blue. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0370000331. Text block slightly browned else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned with slightly peeling laminate covering.
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