米国旅行案内. [Beikoku Ryokō Annai]. [Travel Guide for the USA]. UEMURA CHISEI, 上村知清.

米国旅行案内. [Beikoku Ryokō Annai].
[Travel Guide for the USA].

[Shinkōsha]. 新光社. Taisho 8 [ 1919]. Stock ID #164290

Colour folding map showing shipping routes between Japan and Southeast Asia, Australia, North and South America. 16 black and white photographic illustrations, 318 pp, with slipcase. Prior owner's name stamped on front free endpaper. Light foxing and browning, minor wear binding and pictorial slipcase but generally very good.

Includes chapters on American politics, religion, education, history, telephone system, Japanese-American relations, introduction to American cities, but also includes important points for Japanese women going to the United States for a photo marriage or arranged marriage. Many chapters are about Seattle. In the text that introduces universities, University of California and Stanford are introduced. Interesting contents list includes "Good and light side of the American character", "The most intimidating actor", "Paranoid American" etc.

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Price: $350.00 AU

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