NORMAN, Henry. The Real Japan. Studies of Contemporary Japanese Manners, Morals, Administration, and Politics

 London, T. Fisher Unwin, 1892.


FIRST EDITION. 8vo, pp. 364, frontispiece plate, illustrated with photographs by the author. Untrimmed leaves. Inscribed with dedication on front endpaper, leaf partially torn. Pastedowns illustrated with Sumo wrestlers. A dried plant leaf placed after the title-page. Hinges loose and spine damaged to head and foot. Bound in black buckram over boards, gilt title to spine and front cover, with additional gilt-tooled decorations.