Stock ID #177861 Visit Japan. The Land of Taste, Grace and Color. 1930S JAPANESE TRAVEL BROCHURE.
Visit Japan. The Land of Taste, Grace and Color.

Visit Japan. The Land of Taste, Grace and Color.

[Japan]. Japanese Government Railways. Circa [ 1930]. Stock ID #177861

Colour map of Japan and Korea with insets of Taiwan and Japan's location in the world on rear cover, black and white photographic illustrations throughout, 14pp, 23 x 20.5 cm, original wrappers with a very attractive pictorial colour cover, very good copy

This elegantly produced Japanese tour guide in English was most likely published in the 1930s by the Japanese Government Railways for foreign tourists. The colour cover shows an attractive young woman in kimono against a Japanese garden with full of flowers. The back cover shows a map of Japan with an inset world map. It gives historical and cultural information with numerous photographic illustrations of temples, shrines, arts and crafts and natural sceneries. Information on transport and accommodation as well as sample itineraries for 7-day, 14-day and 21-day tours are also included.

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