A Handbook For Travellers In Japan (including Formosa)..

MURRAY, JOHN. CHAMBERLAIN, BASIL HALL AND MASON, W. B..

Bound in original red cloth with blind stamped borders, gilt. Advertisement endpapers. Extremities a little worn, spine sunned, some foxing and occasional browning in text and on maps; otherwise a very good copy.

£60.00

Publisher

John Murray, Albemarle Street.,

Place

London

Date

1913

Synopsis

By basil hall chamberlain, f.r.g.s. and w. b. mason. with thirty maps and plans and numerous illustrations. ninth edition, revised throughout.

Item Description

NINTH EDITION. 8vo. 5 x 7.25 inches. xii + 555 + [3] pp. + 38 pp. advertisements. Text in double columns.

Illustrations

Illustrated by 29 maps and plans, of which 16 are folding, and by text figures. Copy lacks map of Japan in pocket at end.

Notes

The last edition of John Murray's Handbook for Japan, which first appeared in 1884 (but see note in Lister). (Lister 285). Basil Hall Chamberlain (1850-1935) was a leading English Japanologist, appointed Professor of Japanese at Tokyo Imperial University in 1886.

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