Illustrated guide book for travellers around the world. [Title also in Japanese:] Sekai ryoko bankoku meisho zue...

Osaka: Awoki Szandow, Meiji 18-19, [1885-86]. One of a series of 7 volumes published by Szandow (Suzando), this one covering East Asia (China and Southeast Asia); 16mo, pp. [222]; double leaves; illustrated throughout with 146 wood-engraved illustrations with English captions for the first 50 pages, and with Japanese captions for the balance (including a number full-page and several double-page); original color pictorial boards rubbed; front hinge cracked, lacking rear free endpaper; good copy otherwise. The illustrations in this volume are a little muddy and it may be this is a later printing. Item #35474

Price: $150.00

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