For sale is this extremely rare large Japanese book printed in 1697. This book was printed during the Genroku period of Japanese history using the wood block printing technique.
This was during the Edo period. The topic is a dictionary or encyclopedia, and includes descriptions and images of certain items. The pages are frail (possibly rice paper). This is a large book for the time (thick and wide).It does have some substantial damage (see photos) and is missing the covers. The first several pages on the front and back are damaged with wrinkles, with bent corners, folds, bug holes, other damage.
The rest of the book may show these flaws or also possible drawing, marks, stains, and other blemishes. It came out of a private Japanese book collection, and would be a great addition to any collection!There are several images printed in it throughout. This is an incredible piece! Great addition to any collection, and would look great on display! Be sure to check over the details and look at all of the photos so you will know exactly what youll get!
Sometimes the photos include a picture of the item next to a ruler so that you can better tell the size of the item. This way we can avoid any accidental sizing issues. My goal is to make you happy! I love being able to help in any way, so if for some reason something isnt clear, then please dont hesitate to ask!! If you see an error in any listing then please let me know, so that I can fix it immediately!
I dont want to be dishonest even on accident! And I LOVE learning about antiques, so if you have anything extra I can add to a listing, then feel free to let me know! Please contact me if there is a problem and I would be happy to help!!Its my pleasure to be serve you an any way I can! All items come from a smoke free pet free home. Some Is bought in bulk so I can offer you great prices, and some are rare and I only have one! Let me know if I can help you in any way and Id be happy to! The item "RARE Japanese Edo Period Dictionary Book Circa 1697 Woodblock Print Manuscript" is in sale since Wednesday, August 25, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Manuscripts". The seller is "worleyenterprisesinternationalllc" and is located in Auburn, Alabama. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.