Menpes, Mortimer: JAPAN. A Record in Colour. London, 1901. xiv, 207 pp. 100 colour plates. 23x17 cm. Decorative cloth.
First edition of Mortimer Menpes impressions of Japan transcribed by his daughter, Dorothy Menpes. A good copy (minimal foxing) of this work, beautifully illustrated with 100 colour plates from watercolours done by Mortimer Menpes. Shows scenes of Japanese life, customs and scenery from the turn of the 20th century. Slight wear and loss to top and bottom of spine.
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 466 in printed List 195.
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