Edo: Art in Japan 1615 - 1868
Robert T Singer; John T Carpenter
Price: 19.80 USD
Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1998. Color pictorial wraps with French flaps; 480 pp. with 281 mostly color catalogue entries and additional figures. Oversized, at nearly 8 pounds. With contributions by 9 additional authors, the catalogue is divided into sections on ornament, Samurai, work, religion and festivals, travel/landscape/nature, and entertainment. Each includes essay material and descriptions of the catalogue works. This is a beautifully-produced and enormously heavy book and will require extra postage. VG+ with unbroken spine, second copy has previous owner's name in ink on ffep.