Oriental Humour [ Humor ]

Tokyo: Hokideido Press, 1968. Fourth printing. Hardcover. Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards, more so to dj. DJ has small closed tears at top edge. Slipcase is very good, with some rubbing on the title board and slight wear to edges and corners and foxing to top. Includes the export ticket at rear. All tissue papers are present, each with a blurb describing the picture behind it. xii, 582 p. w/ illus., fold out chronological chart of Japanese humour, text in English, bibliography in Japanese, index also in English. A classic book on Japanese humor by Blyth, an author and great admirer and student of Japanese culture, with respected books on Zen and haiku poetry. Very good / good. Item #18963

Price: $70.00

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