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Shanks' Mare: Being a translation of the Tokaido volumes of Hizakurige, Japan's great comic novel of travel & ribaldry

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$30.00 - $30.00
Current price $30.00

Illustrated by Hiroshige Ando. A translation of a notable Japanese comic novel from the turn of the 19th century. Laid in are multiple little (roughly 3x4in) reproductions of woodblock prints by Hiroshige Ando. Jacket is fair-- price clipped, with tears and chipping primarily around the spine. The book, for its age, is actually VG -- pages somewhat yellowed, and a touch of staining to the bottom of the foredge, not affecting the text. In protective mylar. Hardcover ISBN Charles E. Tuttle 1960. 003818