Art and the Sword, The Bulletin of the Japanese Sword Society of the United States. 1997. Volume Seven
KOWALSKI, Bruce W. - Editor. Japanese Sword Society of the United States
Price: 15.00 USD
Wallingford, Pennsylvania: Japanese Sword Society of the United States, 1996. Softcover. Octavo. vi + 114pp. Stiff card covers lettered in gilt on upper cover and spine, maps, b&w illustrations. The seventh issue of The Bulletin of the Japanese Sword Society of the United States. Contains: Kyoto Gokaji Zakkan (Impressions of the Five Smiths of Kyoto) by Yoshikawa Koen; Kanto Zuikan: The Mishina Den (Random Thoughts on Example Blades) by Kataoka Ginsaku; The Pioneer (Genso) Tanba no Kami Yoshimichi by Mori Shigetake; Kokoan Katana Banashi (Speaking of Swords at an Antiquarian Retreat) Personal Opinions on O-Kanemichi and Omi no Kami by Konno Shigeo; Main Branch Study Meeting Reports: The Mishina School by Yoshikawa Koen; When did Osaka Tamba no Kami Yoshimichi Shodai Receive His Title? by Han Bing Siong; Author's biographies. Light rubbing to edges, notation in pen upper cover, a few checkmarks and underlines to contents page - else a tight clean VG copy. First Edition.
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