1888. Item #85991
ASIATIC SOCIETY OF JAPAN. TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASIATIC SOCIETY OF JAPAN VOL IV. Tokyo: Hakubunsha, 1888. Reprint of original edition published in 1876. vii + 178 pp. + 12 folding plates. 8vo., blue leather boards stamped in gilt, spine missing, boards chipped, detached, partially disbound. Complete. Includes: Geerts, Dr. Preliminary Catalogue of the Japanese Kinds of Woods. Smith, R. H. Experiments upon the Strength of Japanese Woods. Kanda Takahira. On Some Copper Bells. Geerts, Dr. Useful Minerals and Metallurgy of the Japanese: Quicksilver. Lindo, J. A. On Some Japanese Woods. Scott, Capt. On the Winds and Currents of Japan. Dupen, J. H. On the Temperature of the Japanese Waters. Brunton, R. H. Notes taken during a visit to Okinawa Shima - Loochoo Islands. Eldridge, Stuart. On the Arrow Poison in use among the Ainos of Japan. Geerts, Dr. Useful minerals and Metallurgy of the Japanese: Gold. Robertson, Russell. The Bonin Islands. Poate, T. B. On Cotton in Japan. Marshall, D. H. Motes of a Trip from Yedo to Kioto via Asama-yama, the Hokurokudo, and Lake Biwa. Chalybeate Springs. As is.