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1 Altair and Vega: Loving Memories of a Marriage to Hiromu Hosoda Hosoda, Hisako
Publishers Press 1979 Hard Cover Brand New / MINT Brand New / MINT Octavo 
330 pp. A sparkling BRAND NEW BOOK in flawless MINT / PRISTINE condition, just as is its handsome DJ, which is now protected with new Mylar. 
Price: 22.58 USD
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2 Candide Voltaire
New York Random House 1930 Cloth Good No DJ as Issued 7.5x11 Rockwell Kent 
Magenta cloth covering with gold letters. This is a very good copy with slight shelf-wear at top and bottom of spine. Covered with protective Mylar. A beautiful book, wonderful story, stunning illustrations by Kent. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 Canterbury Tales Chaucer, Geoffrey
Garden City, New York Garden City Publishing Co. 1934 Cloth Very Good Fair 6x9.25 Rockwell Kent 
.Deluxe edition illustrated by Rockwell Kent in fair DJ protected by Mylar covering. Good tight copy with no marks. 
Price: 135.61 USD
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4 Egypt (La Morte De Philae) Loti, Pierre
NY Duffield & Company 1914 Cloth Good No Dj as Issued Octavo 
The famous Loti on his haunts in Egypt. Book is in good condition, tight, intact, with tiny tears along front endpaper (not more than 1/8") and two bookmarks of previous owners. Elsewise, super. 
Price: 15.82 USD
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5 Harp of Burma Takeyama, Michio
Boston Tuttle Pub 2001 0804802327 / 9780804802321 Trade Paperback Brand New / MINT Octavo 
BRAND NEW BOOK in splendiferous MINT / PRISTINE condition. 
Price: 11.70 USD
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6 Le Roman D'un Enfant Loti, Pierre
Paris Calmann-Levy 1924 Half-Leather Good No Dj as Issued 5x7.25 
A beautiful ex-lib copy with library sticker on back of front cover. Slight wear on leather spine, and some of top 'pearling' is missing. Otherwise a good, tight, lovely book, in French, of course. 
Price: 70.51 USD
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7 Letters Hearn, Lafcadio; Chamberlain, Basil Hall
N Y AMS Press 1975 040413209x / 9780404132095 Cloth Hardcover Very Good / PLUS No Dj as Issued Quarto 
Sold only as TWO VOLUME SET, both volumes in VG-PLUS condition, with no DJ as issued. Blue-flecked cloth covered with leather inset, on which (Vol 2) has a very slight 'rub.' Vol 1 has tiny rub on lower right corner. All in all, a superior offering. Volume 1 facsimile letters to Various Persons; Volume 2 facsimile letters to B. H. Chamberlain. Price is for both Volumes. 
Price: 113.01 USD
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8 Masterworks of Japanese Painting: 15 - 19 Cent. Grilli, Elise
Tokyo Bijutsu Shuppansha Hard Cover Near MINT Near Mint Quarto 
12 paintings explored. Approx 30 pp. Handsome Near MINT book in Near MINT DJ, which is now protected with new Mylar. 
Price: 53.29 USD
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9 Modern Japanese Diaries: The Japanese at Home and Abroad As Revealed Through Their Diaries Keene, Donald
New York Henry Holt & Co 1995 08050 20551 / 9780805020557 Hard Cover and Cloth Brand New / MINT Brand New / MINT Octavo 
BRAND NEW BOOK in MINT / PRISTINE condition, JUST as is its dignified DJ, which is now protected with new Mylar. First Edition. There can be no finer copy than this. 
Price: 57.80 USD
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10 Murder in the Cathedral Eliot, T.S.
New York Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. 1936 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 5.75x8.75 
As you must know, this is Eliot's masterly dramatization of the murder of St. Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral in 1170. It reads (and plays) better every time you are exposed to Eliot's great words about this momentous tragedy. This volume indicates first edition of 1935, but it is actually 1936, and is in super good shape with good DJ in Mylar protective cover. 
Price: 135.61 USD
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11 Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids Oe, Kenzaburo; Sugiyama, Maki; Mackintosh, St. Paul John
United Kingdom Marion Boyars 1995 0714529974 / 9780714529974 Hard Cover Brand New / MINT Brand New / MINT Octavo 
NEW BOOK, MINT condition; DJ new/price-clipped. 
Price: 31.61 USD
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12 Resurrection Tolstoy, Leo
New York The Heritage Press 1963 Hard Cover Very Good No Dj Eichenberg, Fritz 
Tolstoy. Has Eichenberg woodcuts as illustrations. Comes in slipcase with some bumps in good condition. 403 pp. 
Price: 40.68 USD
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13 Shirobamba: A Childhood in Old Japan Inoue, Yasushi
New York Weatherhill 1993 0834802694 / 9780834802698 Trade Paperback Brand New / MINT Octavo 
200 pp. BRAND NEW BOOK in perfect MINT / PRISTINE condition. 
Price: 21.67 USD
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14 Some Final Words of Advice Ihara
VT Tuttle 1980 0804812497 / 9780804812498 First Printing Hardcover New New Octavio 
NEW BOOK and DJ with Mylar covering. // Hardcover, 8vo, 239 pages, illustrated. Very minor shelfwear to DJ. // This has become a classic, and wethinks you must want this book. 
Price: 144.00 USD
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15 Stories of Osaka Life Sakunosuke, Oda
New York Weatherhill 1994 0834803089 / 9780834803084 Trade Paperback Brand New / MINT Octavo 
188 pp. BRAND NEW BOOK in flawless MINT / PRISTINE condition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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16 Tales of Japan Three Centuries of Japanese Painting Ushioda
Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.A. Intl Exhibitions Foundation 1992 0883971038 / 9780883971031 Soft Cover Brand New / MINT Quarto- Oblong 
159 pp. An awesome BRAND NEW BOOK in flawless, perfect, splendiferous MINT / PRISTINE condition. Softcover, issued with no DJ, but we have created for this beautiful book, a custom-cut, clear Acetate sleeve, both for protection and enhancement. It's a beauty. 
Price: 30.71 USD
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17 The Last of the Fathers Merton, Thomas
N Y Harcourt Brace 1954 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good / Near Mint Good Octavo 
This is a beautiful First Edition (stated) in NEAR MINT condition, with a handsome DJ in G cond. There are no marks, creases, discolorations, etc. Super good shape. DJ is slight shelfwear at top, but is now protected with new Mylar. /// A handsome offering. 
Price: 58.76 USD
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18 The Riverside Counselor's Stories: Vernacular Fiction of Late Heian Japan Backus, Robert L.; Translator
PAltoCA Stanford U 1985 0804712603 / 9780804712606 Clothbound Hardcover New New Octavo 
NO FINER COPY EXISTS. // NEW BOOK and DJ, both in GIFT-quality MINT condiion, and with new Mylar protection. // Clothbound hardcover, 8vo, 234 pages. Resplendent. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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19 The Ronin: A Novel Based on a Zen Myth Jennings, William Dale
Boston Tuttle Publishing 2001 0804834148 / 9780804834148 Trade Paperback Brand New / MINT Octavo 
159 pp. BRAND NEW BOOK in MINT condition. 
Price: 13.56 USD
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20 The Selected Writings of Jean Genet Genet, Jean
New York, New York, U.S.A. Ecco Press 1993 0880013311 / 9780880013314 First Edition Hard Cover NEW / MINT New / Mint Octavo By Editor, EDMUND WHITE
NEW BOOK and DJ, BOTH in immaculate MINT/ PRISTINE CONDITION, and DJ is now protected with new Mylar. And SIGNED by the Editor of this work, EDMUND WHITE (on Title page). /// No finer copy of this book exists. Perfection. Period. 
Price: 45.20 USD
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