1911. Item #53238
KRAUSS, Friederich S. DAS GESCHLECHTLEBEN IN GLAUBEN, SITTE, BRAUCH UND GEWOHNHEITRECHT DER JAPANER. Leipzig: Ethnologischer verlag, 1911. Beiwerke zum Studium der Anthropohyteia, volume 2. Second edition, newly arranged. With 256 illustrations. 314pp. 4to., blue cloth, lettered in gilt to spine and upper board, patterned endpapers. This is a clean copy; slightly over-opened in a few places in the section of illustrations; four of the illustrations are supplied in photographic facsimile and laid-in. The cloth shows some rubbing and edge wear; the joints are just starting at the base of the spine; the volume number for the series is written in yellow chalk on the spine. A survey of sexual customs in Japan, illustrated with photographs of objects and people, and representations in art.