The Mystery of Things: Evocations of the Japanese Supernatural. Patrik Le Nestour.
The Mystery of Things: Evocations of the Japanese Supernatural.
The Mystery of Things: Evocations of the Japanese Supernatural.
The Mystery of Things: Evocations of the Japanese Supernatural.
The Mystery of Things: Evocations of the Japanese Supernatural.
(Sumiyoshi, Akeiji)

The Mystery of Things: Evocations of the Japanese Supernatural.

Sumiyoshi, Akeiji (illus.)

Tokyo: John Weatherhill, Inc., 1972. Folio. 123pp. One of 183 copies, printed on handmade Japanese paper and signed and sealed by the author and the artist. A collection of Japanese tales of the supernatural "mono no ke" illustrated by Sumiyoshi with paintings composed of the title or theme of each story in calligraphy. Extremely fine in red goatskin-backed black hemp-covered boards with calligraphic endpapers and glassine dust wrapper. Housed in a black hemp-covered chemise with toggle fastenings. A finely produced book combining the elements of letterpress printing, original calligraphy, and handmade Japanese papers. Item #28885

Price: $650.00

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