Item #9894 THE ELEMENTS OF JAPANESE DESIGN; A Handbook of Family Crests, Heraldry & Symbolism / with over 2,700 crests drawn by Kiyoshi Kawamoto. John W. Dower.
THE ELEMENTS OF JAPANESE DESIGN; A Handbook of Family Crests, Heraldry & Symbolism / with over 2,700 crests drawn by Kiyoshi Kawamoto
THE ELEMENTS OF JAPANESE DESIGN; A Handbook of Family Crests, Heraldry & Symbolism / with over 2,700 crests drawn by Kiyoshi Kawamoto
THE ELEMENTS OF JAPANESE DESIGN; A Handbook of Family Crests, Heraldry & Symbolism / with over 2,700 crests drawn by Kiyoshi Kawamoto
THE ELEMENTS OF JAPANESE DESIGN; A Handbook of Family Crests, Heraldry & Symbolism / with over 2,700 crests drawn by Kiyoshi Kawamoto
THE ELEMENTS OF JAPANESE DESIGN; A Handbook of Family Crests, Heraldry & Symbolism / with over 2,700 crests drawn by Kiyoshi Kawamoto

THE ELEMENTS OF JAPANESE DESIGN; A Handbook of Family Crests, Heraldry & Symbolism / with over 2,700 crests drawn by Kiyoshi Kawamoto

New York Tokyo: Weatherhill, 1979. Japanese Symbols. Second Printing. Cloth. Quarto, black cloth with gold lettering on spine and embossed symbol for wood sorrel on cover, profusely illustrated with > 2,700 crests, healdry & symbols (demarcated as: heaven & earth; plants, flowers, & trees; birds, beasts, & insects; man-made objects); archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with two symbols; decorative endpapers with B&W symbols; xi, [xii] + 171 pages
+ [1] Colophon. Like New / Near Fine. Item #9894
ISBN: 0834801434

A marvellously illustrated and compendius study of a vast range of Japanese elegant symbolism.

EXCELLENT OVERALL CONDITION! Thumbnail-sized rubbed area on front cover of dj caused--presumably--by rough removal of a price tag. No previous owner or remainder marks.

Price: $95.00

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