Kyoto: Kyoto Shoin, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover (30.3 x 21.5cm), pp. (144), richly illustrated with colour photographs; white paper covered boards with purple lettering on the spine and front cover and purple illustration on the front cover; two tone purple illustrated endpapers; photographic dust wrapper.
Head and tail of spine very gently bruised; top edge, top 20mm margin of covers and top of text block are foxed; three small spots (1mm) towards bottom corner of front cover; top 10mm of back cover faintly scuffed; light toning to the top margins of pages 121-144, pages are otherwise clean and bright; dust wrapper is unclipped, very gently bruised at head and tail of spine, slight curling to top edge, back cover very lightly scuffed; mild toning and very light foxing to top and bottom edges of verso, very faintly visible on front cover. Item #991
Photographic scenes of washi folk craft dolls. Includes a ‘How To’ section written in kanji and accompanied by step-by step photographs.