A Thousand Butterflies (Chō senshu)『蝶千種』Two complete volumes very rare

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Title: A Thousand Butterflies (Chō senshu)『蝶千種』

Artist: Kamisaka Sekka 神坂雪佳 (1866 - 1942)

Kyōto: Yamada Unsōdō, ; Beautiful condition. Set of two (2) woodblock printed books (orihon, accordion-style) in original blue cloth case. ink and color on paper; 8vo; 9 13/16 × 7 1/16 in. (25 × 18 cm); gajōsō (album binding). VG/slipcase; moderate shelfwear to case boards; rubbing, some spotting, discoloration to cloth; corner bumping top right corner; light age-toning, cover label and endpapers. Both volumes very nice; richly illustrated; deep pigment; no tears or rips; some very light spotting on one spread; mild age-toning; soiling on textblock top edge only; else excellent. ----Complete set.

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