Tokyo: Japan Foreign Trade Federation, 1945. Good +. Item #13018
Tokyo: Japan Foreign Trade Federation, 1945. [Printed June 15 & 20, 1945 via Japanese text on copyright.] First Edition. Octavo; publisher's cream pictorial cloth embossed in black and red; ,239pp.; photographic portrait frontispiece, seven leaves of photographic illus., maps and line drawings throughout text. Text in English. Ex-Library of Congress with their usual markings, additional contemporary ownership rubberstamp of the Japan Institute in New York to title page, corners and spine ends rather bumped with some brief exposure, cloth a shade toned at extremities, else a Good copy overall, internally clean and sound.
Detailed diary of a trip to Japan embarked upon from Houston, Texas, beginning in March, 1939, and concluding in early May of that same year, on the eve of World War II.