Japan as We Saw It

By: Bickersteth, M. [Mary Jane]

Price: $245.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


First American Edition. Preface by the Bishop of Exeter, the author's father. ----Publisher's blue cloth with red border and stamped vignette in gilt. --- Bindings tight and square. Over opened at page 64/65. Text clean, light even toning some spotting. Moderate handling wear. Corners touched. Illustrated with tissue guarded frontispiece and photographs. --- 8vo, xvi, 354 p. incl. front., illus., plates, ports., fold. map. 21 1/2cm. index and notes. -------- "In 1891 The Bishop of Exeter accompanied by Miss Bickersteth went Japan for two months to visit his son the Bishop of Japan This is an admirable account of Japan from the point of view and there is a full description of the earthquake of October 1891 and among other two views of the destruction caused by the earthquake. " -- The Parents' Review, Volume 4, page 743.

Title: Japan as We Saw It

Author Name: Bickersteth, M. [Mary Jane]

Categories: 19th CENTURY LITERATURE and WORKS, Travel, Voyages & Exploration,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1893

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: None Issued

Type: Book

Seller ID: 008398

Keywords: Japan 19th Century Travel; Missions --Japan; Japan --Description and travel; Japan --Social life and customs.,