An Anthology of Haiku, Ancient and Modern: with 72 Autographs and Pictures, Including 18 Coloured Pictures

By: Miyamori, Asataro, b. 1869, ed. and tr.

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[4], xxix, [1], iii, [1], 841, [1], iv, [1] p. Printed by the Tokyo Tsukiji Type Foundry, Ltd. 72 illus. on 63 plates. Col. illus. facing p. 56, [109], 137, 151, 187, 209, 251, 267, 425, 444, 490, 524, 686, 717, 732, 736, 769, 807. Plates facing p. 209 and 512 not in List on p. [i]-iii (2nd count.) In English with Japanese and transliteration. Lavender/brown silk with gilt title and author on spine and front board, blind stamped chrysanthemum on front board, TEG. Errata slip pasted in before last p. (colophon in Japanese.) Foreign prices in colophon with slip pasted over. Both board feet rubbed near front and spine, front board top corner bumped. Spine faded with crease in middle, small stain middle left, discoloration at head. Small spot on pl. facing p. 61. "The present volume is a thoroughly revised and considerably enlarged edition of One Thousand Haiku Ancient and Modern, published in 1930, which was intended for Japanese students of English." : Preface.

Title: An Anthology of Haiku, Ancient and Modern: with 72 Autographs and Pictures, Including 18 Coloured Pictures

Author Name: Miyamori, Asataro, b. 1869, ed. and tr.

Illustrator: Half-tones

Categories: Asian Poetry,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Tokyo :, Maruzen Company Ltd.,: 1932

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 9" Tall

Seller ID: AC0020

Keywords: Haiku, Japanese Poetry, Translations Into English