THE RAT'S PLAINT: An Old Legend. (Crepe paper book) Translated from the original Chinese.
Published by T. Hasegawa in Tokyo 1892
FIRST EDITION Landscape crepe paper softback (approx. 16 x 20cm) with pale blue silk ties. 34pp. profusely illustrated in colour, in traditional Chinese style, throughout. A clean copy with no previous owners' markings or inscriptions. Small light stain to base of first couple of pages and slight creasing to Preface. Covers rather edgeworn and lightly soiled and front cover detached from upper blue silk tie. Overall a Good+ Copy.