Antique and rare Gishi Taikan 47 Ronin Taisho Era 3 Complete volume books Heaven Earth Appendix Lithograph Ako


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47 Ronin Memorial Series Gishi Taikan Gishi Taikan 3 book set Heaven Earth Supplement Taisho Era Lithograph books

Gishikai Publication
Ako Yoshio history/study according to historical facts

Taisho 9 1920

Sale is for 3 books. 2 books with gold gilt edges.
Heaven, Earth, and the extra supplemental appendix book pictured.
"Goshi Taikan" (published by Gishikai Publishing) was published during the Taisho period.
The books are re-issue books with high quality lithograph prints of the original woodblock prints.
Books have gold gilt edges. Gold gilt has diminished.
1 book has the front and back cover completely separated.(Heaven or "Ten" Book)
Books include an additional softcover appendix/extra supplement book.
Each book is heavy and thick and summarizes the Ako event / 47 Ronin.
Contains commentary, writings, and lithograph versions of the woodblock prints.
Reminder, this is NOT the original limited edition with the woodblock prints. This is a later Taisho era re-issue book with lithograph versions of woodblock prints.
Both books show some worm holes on the covers, edge wear and visible soiling due to age, storage.
No worm holes within the content pages.
The content and pages are still in good shape. There are foxing stains, some mild wrinkling to the corner pages.
Content pages are still held tightly in the original binding and the content is readable.
There will be age related stains, foxing and toning.
Selling in as is condition.
Over 20 images are included within this listing and considered part of the condition description of this listing. Buyers are expected to review all images and read the entire description prior to bidding or buying.
All of the text is in JAPANESE. No translation is available.
Pages are in black and white with color or black and white prints.
Pages are not paginated.

Book size:

Measurements are approximate and may not be exact.
14.5 inches x 10.5 inches x 2 inches thick
(37 cm x 26.67 cm x 5 cm)

There are damages due to aging,stains,tears and smudges.
Please take a look at the photograph.
Condition : Antique, there is dirt,smudges,all common age related issues.

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Authenticity : All our prints and books are guaranteed to be an original.


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