Lot 65
[JAPAN]. Gion Festival 1918 INSCRIBED by AKIYAMA

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[JAPANESE CULTURE]. Gion Festival (Gion Matsuri). 1918: Colorful Covers, Thick String Ties.

Bound with sea green silk cords and colored silk covers-- rare signed copy

AKIYAMA, A. (1918). The Gion festival. [4], 77, [2] pages-- 2 plates at front; unnumbered leaf in Japanese (colophon); errata slip : illustrations ; 17 cm. Inscribed by the author. in English and Japanese, Aisaboro Akiyama--"Author of "A brief history of pictorial Japan", "Pagodas in sunrise-land", "The Jidal festival", "Aoi festival", etc., etc." The inscription, to Paul Loring, is dated April 2, 1919.

Festivals, Japan, Kyoto, Manners, customs, Japan, Asia, travel

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