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#0674390261 Hideyoshi $5
Author: Mary Elizabeth Berry
Publisher: The Council on East Asian Studies, Harvard University, The Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1989 (second printing) First printing 1982.
Paperback: 293 pages including notes and index.
Language: English.
ISBN: 0-674-39026-1
Size: 8-7/8” x 6”.
Condition: Used - cover worn, some pages creased otherwise fine condition.
#APANASHORTCU Japan: A Short Cultural History (revised edition 1943) $20
Author: George B. Sansom
Publisher: D. Appleton - Century Company, Inc., New York, 1943 (first edition published in 1931)
Hardcover: 554 pages including maps, black and white illustrations, notes and index.
Language: English.
Size: 8-5/8” x 5-3/4”.
Condition: Used, original brown cloth binding with gilt lettering on spine (worn), page edges slightly yellowed, inside cover with pasted excerpt from the interior flap of a dust jacket describing the book "This new edition of a book, which upon publication was acclaimed by critics as 'the best historical study of Japan in the English language,' introduces valuable new material, and includes a new appendix devoted to notes which are especially informative and helpful to those interested in Japanese affairs." This book is based on "an intensive study of Japan's political, economic, religious, philosophical, and literary development. In it the author," a noted British diplomat and scholar, "presents a systematic, straightforward, and readable history of 2,000 years of Japan's history. Special emphasis is placed on the evolution of Japan's traditions in religion and social ethics and on the development of Japanese art and literature" , the opposing end paper signed “Elsie S. Kimberly”, overall good condition.
#0826303919 The Japanese and Peru 1873-1973 $10
The Japanese and Peru 1873-1973
Author: C. Harvey Gardinier
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 1975 (First edition)
Hardcover with dust jacket: 202 pages including, notes, bibliography and index.
Language: English.
ISBN: 0-8263-0391-9
Size: 9-1/2” x 6-1/4”.
Condition: Used, dust jacket with shelf wear, otherwise excellent condition.
#801810817 Western Medical Pioneers in Feudal Japan $5
Western Medical Pioneers in Feudal Japan
Author: John Z. Bowers
Publisher: The Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, 1970.
Hardcover with dust jacket: 245 pages including bibliography and index.
Language: English.
ISBN: 8018-1081-7
Size: 8-1/2” x 5-1/2”.
Condition: Used - dust jacket spine and top sun bleached otherwise excellent condition.

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