Japanese Civilization in the Modern World. XI: Amusement. Senri Ethnological Studies No. 40

Tadao Umesao, Brian Powell, Isao Kumakura / National Museum of Ethnology 1995
170 pp., Paperback, covers lightly rubbed, front cover lightly bumped at top corner, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Japan culture civilization amusement

Item #: 778756

$1.84

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Nippon ein Uberblick. Anhang: Mandschukuo

Nippon Dempo Tsushinsha / Tokio: Nippon Dempo Tsushinsha 1936
thick quarto, 597 pp. + ads, color folding map, plates; original blue cloth (hardcover), minor ownership markings to the blank verso of one of the plates, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: japan travel

Item #: 776702

$3.22

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The political ideas of modern Japan

Karl Kiyoshi Kawakami. / Shokwabo 1903
208 pp., hardcover, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: politics Japan cxx

Item #: 771506

$8.64

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Engeki hyakka daijiten. Encyclopedia of Theatre Arts.

Kawatake, Shigetoshi. (Waseda Daigaku Engeki Hakubutsukan) / Tokyo: Heibonsha, 1960
first edition; 6 volumes, occasional color plates including frontispieces, small illustrations in text, aside from the half titles in Japanese only; a few tips frayed but a very good set in green publlisher's cloth. Volumes Included: 6

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Japan, Japanese theater, threatre, drama, CXX Big Sets

Item #: 705240

$20.42

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Family Planning in Japanese Society: Traditional Birth Control in a Modern Urban Culture

Samuel Coleman / Princeton Univ Pr 1983
288 pp., Hardcover, hand stamp to half title page else very good in a good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0691031339
Subject/Keywords: Japan, Asia, History dvs

Item #: 758817

$1.32

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The Vitality of Japan: Sources of National Strength and Weakness (St. Antony's Series)

Armand Clesse, ed., Luxembourg Institute for European and International Studies / St. Antony's College 1997
432 pp., Hardcover, NEW!!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 033364820X
Subject/Keywords: Japan dvs

Item #: 757843

$1.99

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The formation of modern Japan: As viewed from legal history

Kichisaburo Nakamura / East West Center Press 1964
127 pp., hardcover, ex library, else text and binding clean and tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: bwk Japan, Asia, Legal History

Item #: 755862

$5.00

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The banking system in Japan

Federations of Bankers of Associations of Japan / Federation of Bankers Associations of Japan 1994
172 pp., Paperback, ex library, else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 4915394069
Subject/Keywords: economics, banking Japan fbr

Item #: 753024

$6.92

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Mitsubishi Mission

Janin, Covington. / San Francisco: Hooper Printing and Lithograph Co. (for the author), 1967
[iv] 34, [2] pp., 2 leaves of illustrations; hardcover, very good; personal narrative of B-29s on a mission to fire bomb the Mitsubishi military plants in Nagoya, and the events leading up to it. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: World War II, Nagoya, Japan, bombing raids, HTM

Item #: 748908

$4.84

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Bokuzin. (Whole Numbers 49-54; 56-68)

(Bokuzin group) / Tokyo: [Bokujin], 1956
these numbers only, quarto, each 20-40 pages, illustrated but a considerable amount of text in Japanese only; overall a very good group in softcover; the Bokujin group of calligraphers was founded in 1952 by Shiryu Morita. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Japanese calligraphy, art, Japan

Item #: 733629

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$1,183.53

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Activities of the Far Eastern Commission, etc., July 10, 1947-December 23, 1948.

Far Eastern Commission. Secretary General. / Washington: GPO, 1947
viii, 109 pp., orig. paper wrappers, minor handstamps, else good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: World War Two Japan Korea China USSR Military Affairs Civil Administration Cold War Studies

Item #: 723930

$6.58

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Japan from Within. An Inquiry Into the Political, Industrial, Commercial, Financial, Agricultural, Armamental and Educational Conditions of Modern Japan.

Bryan, J. Ingram. / London: T. Fisher Unwin Ltd., 1924
first edition, 288 pp.; original cloth rubbed and the name of a private owner almost removed from front free endpaper; very little on social life or national psychology except to point out that the Japanese feel they deserve to dominate Asia. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Japan, BLW

Item #: 722049

$6.71

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Catalogue of the National Treasures of Paintings and Sculptures in Japan

Ichisaburo Nakamura / Kyoto: Daikokuya, 1915
[viii], 167, [1] pp., frontispiece and a few other black and white plates, tied Japanese style into paper sides and in a cloth covered folder with pegs; the folder lighted at one edge but overall very good; organized by prefecture and designed for the visitor who wants to know what significant art objects can be found at what location, there is almost no commentary beyond identification. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Japan, Japanese art chm

Item #: 707282

$49.46

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Contemporary Japan: The Individual and the Group (Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, Volume 50, Part 1)

Yoshiharu Scott Matsumoto / American Philosophical Society 1960
75 pp., Paperback, ex library, else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: sociology post-War Japan

Item #: 695955

$5.31

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Annual Report of the Central Meteorological Observatory of Japan for the Year, 1895. Part I: Meteorological Observations in Japan.

Nakamura, K., et al. / Tokyo: Central Meteorological Observatory, 1896
large quarto, 207 pp., single page map, tabular in English and Japanese, Arabic numerals only; paper wrappers soiled with a few lower tips curling, sound and good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Japan, weather, meteorology, csg

Item #: 688671

$40.07

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Rice & rituals: A report on the Japan Society food forum, November 28th & December 2nd, 2000

Charlotte Anderson / Kikkoman Institute for International Food Culture 2001
96 pp. + plates, paperback, NEW!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0913304506
Subject/Keywords: lb9 food culture Japan

Item #: 689029

$3.66

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The First Japanese Diplomatic Mission to the United States, 1860.

Parks, E. Taylor. / Washington: GPO, 1960
Reprinted from Department of State Bulletin; quarto, [10] pp., very good in pictorial self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Japan, United States, foreign relations

Item #: 682852

$5.14

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This I Say To Japan

Chung Mong-Joon / Gimm-Young Publishers Korea 2002
First Edition, First Printing, 189 pp., Hardcover, dust jacket, NEW!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 8934908378
Subject/Keywords: economics Japan political science

Item #: 673874

$1.56

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New Japanese Political Economy and Political Reform

Minoru Nakano / European Press Academic Publishing 2002
332 pp., Hardcover, fine in a fine dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 8883980174
Subject/Keywords: Japan economics political science bl9

Item #: 670847

$30.73

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Some are crowned with thorns: A handbook of material on discrimination in Japan

Lawrance H Thompson / Japan Christian Social Work League 1976
105 pp., Paperback, minor underlining and marginalia, ex library, else binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Japan sociology

Item #: 660100

$4.38

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