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Japan and the Japanese illustrated

AimГ© Humbert

Japan and the Japanese illustrated

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Published by D. Appleton & Co. in New York .
Written in English

  • Japan,
  • Japan -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Aimé Humbert ... Tr. by Mrs. Cashel Hoey and ed. by H. W. Bates.
    ContributionsBates, Henry Walter, 1825-1892, ed., Hoey, Frances Cashel, 1830-1908.
    LC ClassificationsDS809 H813 1874
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 378 p. :
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22704855M

    The entire book is written in Japanese, but there is still much to like about the illustrations found in the book, and is a fantastic way to explore the unique designs of public bathhouses in Japan. Recommended. “Japanese Bathhouses Illustrated Guide – Enya Honami” art book details: Dimensions – 21 x x 1 cm Soft cover, pages.

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Often filled with color illustrations, many are by famous artists such as Andō Hiroshige and Katsushika Hokusai. Swiss diplomat Aimé Humbert () first published in French in his account of life under the Tokugawa shogunate in its final years.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Humbert, Aimé, Japan and the Japanese illustrated. New York: D. Appleton & Co., (OCoLC) Genre/Form: Rare books: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Humbert, Aimé, Japan and the Japanese illustrated.

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