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Japanese fairy tales: printed in color by hand from Japanese wood blocks

Collection Data

Description
Portfolio contains five books, printed on crepe paper, bound with silk fabric on spine and sewn with silk threads, originally published in Tokyo by T. Hasegawa between 1898 and 1926.
Names
Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1926 (Questionable)
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: Macrae-Smith
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *OSK 98-3483 (Locked cage)
Topics
Fairy tales -- Japan
Genres
Books
Illustrations
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Rendered into English by Lafcadio Hearn
Physical Description
Extent: 1 portfolio : col. ill. ; 20 cm.
Portfolio has illustrated lining papers.
Volumes printed on double leaves of crepe paper.
Woodcuts
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12489497
RLIN/OCLC: 10158250
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eb215d10-c6c9-012f-4e4d-58d385a7bc34
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