Tokyo: Senbaikyoku, 1935-36. Two-volume hardcover work, silk fabric-covered boards, volume 2 with original slipcase. Volume 1 has wear at the spine ends, with patches of silk missing; interior very good. Profusely illustrated, mostly in black and white. Volume 2 is very good; it presents images of tobacco in artwork. Slipcase edgeworn.
A substantial work on antique Japanese tobacco pipes and other accoutrements.