Hildreth's "Japan As It Was and Is"; A Handbook of Old Japan (Vol I only)


Only light wear to green cloth covered boards, circular stamped design on front board, gift notation on FFEP. Top edge gilt, hinges intact, 'containing one hundred illustrations and maps.' ; Top edge gilt, 2 fold-out maps, bright, solid book. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 401 pages; Richard Hildreth (journalist and historian) originally published this in 1855 with editions in 1856 and 1861 closely following. This edition has attempted to make the information more accessible to the Western reader

Title: Hildreth's "Japan As It Was and Is"; A Handbook of Old Japan (Vol I only)

Author Name: Hildreth, Richard; Ernest Wilson Clement (editor)

Categories: Asia,

Edition: Revised Edition

Publisher: Chicago, A. C. McClurg & Company: 1906

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Item: 1.00

Seller ID: 13739

Keywords: Japan Asia History Richard hildreth