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HIROSHIGE PRINTS AND DRAWINGS
Written by Matthi Forrer; Suzuki Juzo; et al. Illustrated by Hiroshige.
Stock no. 2130138
Published by Royal Academy of Arts. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Published on the occasion of the exhibition 'Hiroshige' Royal Academy of Arts, London, 3rd July - 28 September 1997. Colour illustrations. Essays by Juzo and Smith. Light creasing to corners. Some marks to outer page edges.
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IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY AND NAVY UNIFORMS & EQUIPMENT
Written by Tadao Nakata.
Stock no. 2129225
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with gilt titles. Colour photos and illustrations. Text in Japanese. Includes a short English summary. Spotting and marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is chipped and nicked at edges.
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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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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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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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WARSHIPS OF THE IMPERIAL JAPANESE NAVY 1869-1945
Written by Hansgeorg Jentschura; Dieter Jung; Peter Mickel.
Stock no. 2125290
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Square format. B/w diagrams. B/w photos. 284 pages. ISBN: 0853681511. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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HANDBOOK ON JAPANESE MILITARY FORCES: U.S. WAR DEPARTMENT
Written by David C. Isby; Jeffrey Ethell.
Stock no. 1816029
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The best single reference source on the wartime Japanese military available in the English language. Introduction by Isby, Afterword by Ethell. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. XII and 403 pages. ISBN: 1853671029. Rubbing to flap edges of dustwrapper.
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