THE MONTHS OF JAPANESE CHILDREN. Calendar for 1902. Takejiro Hasegawa.
THE MONTHS OF JAPANESE CHILDREN. Calendar for 1902.
THE MONTHS OF JAPANESE CHILDREN. Calendar for 1902.
THE MONTHS OF JAPANESE CHILDREN. Calendar for 1902.

THE MONTHS OF JAPANESE CHILDREN. Calendar for 1902.

Brentano's, 31 Union Square, NY. T. Hasegawa, Tokyo. 1902. Item #98-2798

Colorful woodblock prints, 6 x 4, wraps, pict covers, crepe paper w/ silk cords, unpag (16 incl covers). Light creasing, tiny dents, covers have light soiling, rear cover has spotting else good/very good. Inside the front covr and on the opposite page is a cheerful scene entitled "Merry Street-Scenes on New Year's Day," the following pages each have a monthly calendar illustrated with charming pictures of children along with a title: January "Girls Playing Ball on New Year's Day;" Feb: "Drum Beating at the Festival of Inari, the God of Rice;" March: "Schoolboy's Excursion at the Vernal Equinox;: April "Gathering Shell-Fish at Egg-Tide;" May: "While the Parents are Busy with Planting Rice;" June: "Fireworks on the Sumida River;" July: "A Siesta in a Gentle Breeze;" Aug: "Lanterns in the Moon-Light;" Sept: "Autumn Flowers"; Oct: "Persimmons in Grandfather's Garden;" Nov: "Catching Birds with Traps" and Dec: "Snow Images." A beautiful book. Scarce.

Price: $750.00

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