Japanese Polearms. Illustrated by the author.
Knutsen, Roald M.
Price: 175.00 USD
London: The Holland Press, 1963. 4to. 271 pp. 72 black and white plates, 37 black and white figures in the text. Map of the distribution of bronze spearheads in the Yaoi period. Map of Japan showing the old provinces. Bibliography, glossary. A list of prominent Japanese swordsmiths who are known to have forged spears. List of Year-names or Nengo after Shoan (1299-1302). List of old provinces with the Japanese name and the Chinese reading. The plates with descriptive notes. Mint in a mint dj. that is price clipped. .