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1 Adam, Evelyn BEHIND THE SCREENS IN JAPAN An Englishwoman's Impressions
NY Knickerbocker Press/G. P. Putnam's Sons 1910 1st Edition Hardcover; Good+ with no Dustjacket Light edgewear to boards, gilt stamping slightly faded on spine. Inner hinges cracked.  
Small 8vo; 277 pp; Dark blue cloth over boards, stamped in red and gilt on spine and front cover.  
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 Asahi Shimbun THIS IS JAPAN 1969
Tokyo Toppan Printing Company 1968 1st Edition Softcover; Very Good- 
B&W & Color Illustrations; 8vo; 396 pp; Yearly periodical published about Japan. Includes many articles and numerous photographs. Also included is a March, 2, 1970 TIME magazine featuring Japan at Expo 1970. Book is in nice condition...some minor shelf wear. Large size format.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Mann, Marian and Shadrach, Jean OKINAWA SKETCH-BOOK
No Publishing Place Indicated No Publisher Listed. N.D. Stapled wraps; Good+ Foxing along the outer edges of the heavy wraps. Prev owner's name in ink on first page. Heavy stock lightly tanned. Slight edgewear and bumped corners.  
Oblong 12mo (7"X10"); 40 pp; B/W sketches of everyday life in Okinawa, including market scenes, etc. All text in English and Japanese. There are no indications of a publisher or a year of publication. Hard to pin down a specific time, but judging from the few autos in the sketches, probably 1960s. Politics of the day cannot be discerned; no mention of either US or Japanese rule. The scenes are simple, celebrating the Ryukyuan way of life.  
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