Told in English by B. H. Chamberlain: THE SERPENT WITH EIGHT HEADS. Japanese Fairy Tale Series No. 9. Tokyo, 1886. 24 pp. Colour illustrations throughout. 18x12 cm. Stitched. Decorative crepe covers.
A Hasegawa 'crepe paper' book illustrated throughout with detailed images. The story translated by an early and eminent scholar of Japan. Scarce.
Subjects: Literature Illustrated Books
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 670 in printed List 192.
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