大阪.[Osaka]. 中川勘助.[Nakagawa Kansuke]. 明治13. Stock ID #165397
5 volumes of 7. Missing volumes two and three, bound in Japanese 5 hole stab binding, double leaves oriental style. Paper title labels laid down upper covers rubbed with loss, soiling and creasing on covers, edges little soiled, occasional worming, still text clean and sound. Text in Chinese with Japanese reading marks. 26 x 18.5cm. A Japanese edition of Jūhasshiryaku 十八史略 [Shi ba shi lue in pinyin], with extra notes. The text was checked against the authorative text by Japanese scholar 近藤元粹 [Kondō Gensui]. The Summary of the Eighteen Histories is an introductory Chinese history for children compiled by Zeng Xianzhi 曾先之 in the Yuan period. The full set is complete in 7 volumes. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 165397).
Price: $105.00 AU