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Report on Japan to the Secret Committee of the English East India Company by Sir Stamford Raffles, 1812-1816.
With preface by M. Paske-Smith. Kobe J.L. Thompson & Co (Retail), Ltd. 1929
First edition pp.xv, 252, frontispiece, 8 plates, 3 folding (of 9, lacking the large folding map of Nagasaki). A very good copy in original cloth.
Voyages de C.P. Thunberg, au Japon,
par le Cap de Bonne-Esperance, les Iles de la Sonde, &c. Paris Benoit Dandré, & Garnery 1796
First French edition Four volumes, pp.lxiv, 417, portrait frontis, plate; viii, , 430, 4 plates; viii, 445, 4 plates; xii, 462, 18 plates, several folding. A very good set bound in contemporary quarter calf.
Three years of Japan Punch
Yokohama R. Meiklejohn for the author 1884-1887
First edition Thirty six consecutive issues from March 1884 to March 1887, folio, 35 x 25 cm. Each with original title page, lithograph illustrations throughout. Unpaginated, but each issue has 11 leaves (including title), except those of January & February 1886 which have 10 leaves (including title). A very good set bound in contemporary half sheep, neatly re-backed preserving original spine, but with some patches lacking. Occasional pencil annotations in margins in a contemporary hand.