THE SHOGUN INHERITANCE - Michael Macintyre Japan and the Legacy of the Samurai
Hardback Book entitled The Shogun Inheritance - Japan and the Legacy of the Samurai by Michael Macintyre 1981 - Based on the BBC Series - This beautiful book is profuse with colorful illustrations. It shows the legacy of tradition which is deeply rooted in Japan's past, out of which has grown this mighty industrial power. It's a facinating book containing 210 pages and a Glossary. Published by William Collins and Co., Ltd. Condition: Very good, with dust jacket has some scuffs from being on a shelf; one tiny tear on the dist jacket.
Size: 10 in. x 11 1/4 in.
Item #: MT-B201570
PRICE: $ 19.00
Hard-to-Find Small Old Softcover Book entitled 'Japanese Swords' by Nobuo Ogasawara - Translated by Don Kenny - 1984- Hoikusha Publishing Co. - No. 22 of Hoikusha's Color Books Series - 128 pages, packed full of photos in color and black and white. It's divided into sections on Swords and Mountings, Sword Guards, Armour, Helmets and Emaki, etc., Sword Making, Sword History and a Glossary. Condition: Very Good, clear dust cover present with tiny tear at the bottom of the spine; a slight bend present, mostly on the back, but in no way disturbs the integrity of the book. It's a great little book.