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Japanese Illustrated Guide Book for Travelers Around The World

Description Printed book
Created Date 1886
Contributor Awoki, T. (Author) / Susuka, J. (Author) / Osaka Bookselling: Awoki Szandow (Publisher)
Extent 164
Language Japanese
Identifier Local: The Melikian Collection L2011.080.111
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note Size: 3 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.
Note Modeled after the Baedeker travel guides of the same era, this volume includes English titles for all illustrations. This volume has 164 pages with many illustrations, including the rare double page “Whale Fishing” print, “Natives Hunting the Walrus,” “Native Kill the Great Bear with any Deception,” “Esquimau (Eskimo) Building House of the Ice,” “View of Esquimau Village,” and “Mahometanism Church” (Mosque). This book is unusual in that it covers the arctic region in great detail.

Researcher: Brittany Corrales
Collaborating Institutions ASU Art Museum / School of Art / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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