New York. Kodansha International. 1981. First edition. Stock ID #164197
Black and white maps, black and white alongside extensive photographic coloured plates, notes, hardback in original price clipped dustjacket, prior owner's signature on front free endpaper, slightly faded spine otherwise very good condition. 24.5 x 34 cm. "This volume presents the elegant perfection of Nabeshima enamelled porcelains, which display the highest technical and artistic virtuosity found in Japanese ceramics. Under direct control of the Nabeshima clan for 250 years, the technical secrets of Nabeshima ware were rigorously guarded, and make this kiln unique in Japanese ceramic history" - Dustjacket blurb. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 164197).
Price: $55.00 AU