Osaka: Hōbundō 寳文堂, Meiji 5. . Stock ID #159844
48 folded leaves, original blue paper covers, 4 hole stab binding. Covers very marked, damp staining throughout. A sound secondhand copy. Text book for English conversation. In this book simple sentences are collected under the titles, "Meeting", "Parting", "Asking and Thanking", "Confirming and Denying", "Expression of Surprise", "Probability", "Sorrow", "Shame", "Anger", "Joy", and "Consulting". Each sentence has close pronunciation in katakana above it and Japanese translation below it. For translation, each word of the sentence has a number in a circle followed by translated Japanese word. Because the difference of word order between Japanese and English, the Japanese readers need to read the translated words following the numbers to get a complete translation of the sentence. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 159844).
Price: $260.00 AU