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3282T Boston
September 9, 2019 12:00PM - September 16, 2019 7:00PMCalender
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Set of Five Crepe Paperback Books, Japanese Fairy Tale Series

$523$425
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 3282T Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Set of Five Crepe Paperback Books, Japanese Fairy Tale Series, Japan, The Old Woman Who Lost Her Dumpling, The Fountain of Youth, Chin Chin Kobakama, The Boy who Drew Cats, and The Goblin Spider, all rendered into English by Lafcadio Hearn, Macrae-Smith Company, Philadelphia, c. 1926, originally published by Takeshijiro Hasegawa, Tokyo, 1898-1922, in a folding hardcover, 7 1/2 x 5 3/8 in.
Estimate $500-600

wear and tears to hardcover, books in good condition.


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Keywords

Chin Chin, Goblin, Hasegawa, Hasegawa TakejirĊ, Lafcadio Hearn, Legendary creatures, Religion, The Boy Who Drew Cats, The Fountain of Youth, Philadelphia, Japan, Tokyo, Buddhism