Asahi Shimbun ed: THIS IS JAPAN - NUMBER THREE. 1956. Tokyo, 1956. 350 pp. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. Including many adverts. 34x26 cm. Paper.
Articles include: Three Centuries of Woodblock Printing; Naruto Whirlpool; The Old Homes of Semba; The Hare in the Moon; The Spirit of Zen; How the Average Family Lives ... and much more. In addition to the numerous articles, the publication is filled with adverts giving an insight into Japanese life and commerce in the mid 1950s.
Available, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 252 in printed List 189.
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