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ARMS AND ARMOUR OF OLD JAPAN

By: Robinson, B.W.

Price: $15.20

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationary Office: 1951

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 008650

Condition: Good +


18 + (26), b/white halftone plate section (26 pages). Booklet clean and square. Spine firm. Art-illustrated limp wrapper lightly soiled and bumped. Minor flecks on title page, and mild foredge corner bumps, else textblock good. First published in October 1951, this illustrated booklet No. 6 displays the significant collection of old-world Japanese arms (swords, blades and dirks) and armoury (iron guards, sword-furniture, helmets, various weapons and accoutrements . . . ) held by the Victoria and Albert Museum. Contents include: Prelims., Arms & Armour of Old Japan, List of Illustrations. Bookl... View more info