LOT 802
SOLD €70,00

[Japan] Four titles: (1) Unbeaten tracks in Japan.

An account of travels in the interior including visits to the aborigines of Yezo and the shrine of Nikkô. By Isabella L. Bird. London, J. Murray, 1907, XXIV,336 p., with wood-engraved illustrations, very finely contemporaneously bound in blue calf, front board with central gilt motto "Beati mundo corde", both boards with gilt border, profusely gilt and ribbed back with morocco letterpiece, all edges marbled (light wear/ small tear on joints, but a lovely copy).

(2) Form and space of Japanese architecture. Photographs by Norman F. Carver, Jr. First edition. Tokyo, Shokokusha, 1955, 200 p., with 158 photographic illustrations, original cloth with dust jacket, 4to; (3) F.M. Trautz. Japan, Korea and Formosa. The landscape, architecture, life of the people. Photographs by A. von Graefe (...) and others. Berlin etc., Atlantis, n.d. (1930), profusely illustrated, original gilt-lettered cloth with dust jacket, folio (dust jacket partly browned and smaller defects; the beloved English edition). And with 1 more. (total 4)

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