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1 A Five Minute Glimpse of Japan
Mitsubishi Electric Corp. Nd (ca. 1960s) Stapled Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good Square 16mo 

Price: 10.00 USD
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2 A Pocket Guide to Kinawa
Washington, D.C. U.S. Dept. of Defense 1961 Soft Cover Very Good 16mo 

Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Japan All-Around
Tokyo Miura Printing Co. 1968 Soft Cover VG+ 12mo 

Price: 8.00 USD
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4 Japan, an Illustrated Travel Guide
Menlo Park Lane Book Co. 1970 6th Printing Soft Cover Very Good Quarto 
'News from Hotel Okura' promotional booklet laid in. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Your Annex Guide in Japan, 5 Issues
Tokyo Annex Co., Ltd. Stapled Pictorial Soft Cover G-VG 3 1/2"x10 3/8" 
Five of these bi-monthly guides for the tourist in Japan, each approx. 130 pages with fold-out maps. Includes: Vol. 9, No. 7 (July-Aug. 1966), No. 10 (Oct.-Nov. 1966), 11 (Nov.-Dec. 1966); Vol. 10, No. 2 (Feb.-Mar. 1967) and No. 6 (June-July 1967). Much contemporary information and seldom seen. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Akaha, Tsuneo Japan in Global Ocean Politics
Honolulu University of Hawaii Press 1985 0824808983 / 9780824808983 Hard Cover Fine DJ Near Fine (small faults) Large Octavo Signed by Author
Dust jacket has a tiny closed edge tear and some light scratches on back. Quite presentable within new clear Brodart sleeve. Author's short inscription ffep. Not a common title, scarce signed by author. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7 Beasley, W.G. The Modern History of Japan
New York Praeger 1963 Hard Cover (x-lib) Very Good No Jacket 

Price: 12.50 USD
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8 Briggs, Don Amazing Tokyo
Tokyo Don Briggs Productions 1967 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo 
234-page tourist guide. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Bryant, Anthony The Samurai
Chapel Way Osprey 2000 0850458978 / 9780850458978 Soft Cover Fine Cover lightly toned Wide Large Octavo Angus McBride 
Osprey Elite Series No. 23. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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10 Burns, Richard Dean, and Edward M. Bennett, eds. Diplomats in Crisis: United States-Chinese-Japanese Relations, 1919-1941
Santa Barbara ABC-Clio Press 1974 0874361362 / 9780874361360 Soft Cover Very Good Large Octavo 

Price: 12.00 USD
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11 Busch, Noel The Horizon Concise History of Japan
New York American Heritage Publishing Co. 1972 0070092990 / 9780070092990 Hard Cover Very Good DJ Very Good Large Octavo 
217pp + index, chronology. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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12 Champney, Elizabeth W., and Frere Champney Romance of Old Japan
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1917 Hard Cover (x-library) Good No Jacket Thick Octavo 
Gilt and black pictorial titles on red cloth. 96 illustrations, including color frontispiece. Ex-Library of Congress and U.S. Govt. Office of War Information. Worn on tips of spine, but a solid, clean copy. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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13 Chinworth, Michael W. Inside Japan's Defense: Technology, Economics & Strategy
Washington Brassey's (U.S.), Inc. 1992 0028810384 / 9780028810386 1st Printing Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Name ffep Large Octavo 

Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Cleveland, Anne It's Better with Your Shoes Off
Rutland Charles E. Tuttle Co. 1967 17th Printing Pictorial Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Oblong Octavo 

Price: 4.00 USD
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15 Cook, Harry Samurai: The Story of a Warrior Tradition
New York Sterling Publishing Co. 1993 0806903775 / 9780806903774 1st Printing Hard Cover (x-library) Very Good DJ Very Good Quarto 
Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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16 Craig, William The Fall of Japan: A Chronicle of the End of an Empire
New York Galahad 1977 0883659859 / 9780883659854 1st Thus Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Large Octavo 

Price: 12.00 USD
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17 De Mente, Boye Faces of Japan: 23 Critical Essays
Simpson-Doyle Co. 1966 Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 

Price: 10.00 USD
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18 Downer, Lesley Women of the Pleasure Quarters: The Secret History of the Geisha
New York Broadway Books 2001 0767904893 / 9780767904896 1st Printing Hard Cover Very Good DJ Very Good Remainder mark on bottom edge Large Octavo 
"Excellent. Downer skillfully builds up a picture of the loves of geisha, set against the Japanese attitude towards sex and marriage, a well-rounded and enthralling account of the power of that fantasy and the women behind it." --'Literary Review.' Book store handstamp, old price ffep. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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19 Gaskin, Carol, and Vince Hawkins Ways of the Samurai from Ronins to Ninja
New York Barnes & Noble Books 2005 0760770476 / 9780760770474 3rd Printing Hard Cover Fine DJ Fine Octavo 
Honor, loyalty, and self-sacrifice defined the life of the samurai, fierce warriors who controlled Japan for more than seven centuries. This book explores the history of these dedicated fighters from their roots as soldiers of the imperial court to their eventual rise to power greater than that of the emperor. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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20 Gibson, Michael The Rise of Japan
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1972 0399110828 / 9780399110825 Hard Cover Very Good DJ VG (spine sunned) Thin Large Octavo 
Volume of the Documentary History series. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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