The Sea Shells of Sagami Bay, Collected by His Majesty the Emperor of Japan
By Kuroda, T., Habe, T. and Oyama, K.
Pp. (4), xvi, (6) (preliminary section); pp. 741, 121 plates (105 in color) each with a leaf of descriptive text in English and Japanese (Japanese section); pp. 489, Japanese index and English index 51 pp (English section); folding map of Sagami Bay at rear of volume. Original blue cloth lettered in green, DJ, sm thick 4to. This volume presents and describes the private shell collection of Japanese emperor Hirohito. The color photos are absolutely magnificent.
|Publisher||Maruzen Co. Ltd|
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|Condition Description||A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.|