Meiji Japan as Western Women Saw it: A Bibliographical Companion.
(Series: Victorian Lady Travellers in Asia).Edition Synapse for Eureka Press, Tokyo , 2016 Stock Code: 114202
NotesFirst edition, a new publication, "the result of a long-term project to identify, collect and annotate the more than 250 works published by western women during the Meiji era (1868-1912)" (General Introduction), with an index of authors. The work is divided into four chapters, covering Tourists and Travelers, Missionaries, Sojourners, and Writers.
Published as part of the series Victorian Lady Travellers in Asia, by Eureka Press of Tokyo.
Octavo. Original brown cloth, spine and font board blocked in gilt, with the original card slipcase lettered in Japanese.
With 10 plates, 6 in colour.
In excellent condition.
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