BOXER, Captain C. R. Jan Compagnie in Japan, 1600-1817: An Essay on the Cultural, Artistic and Scientific Influence Exercised by the Hollanders in Japan from the Seventeenth to the Nineteenth Centuries
The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff. 1936. 1st Edition. Octavo (25cm); xvi, 190 pp; ill. Publisher's cloth lettered in black and red to front board & spine, gilt-stamped ship. Boards are foxed and slightly soiled; lower joint starting. Japanese library bookplate and stamp to pastedown; stamping to copyright page; small circular stamp on each plate ostensibly to prevent theft. All plates present, 4 color, map. A scarce copy of the first edition.