1940. Item #87515
Koyama Itoko 小山いと子, author and Onchi Kōshirō 恩地孝四郎, binding. Kōya 高野 . Tokyo: Chūō Kōronsha 中央公論社. Shōwa 15 . 1st printing, 363+ pp. Small 8vo., Patterned paper over boards, printed slipcase. Browned, slight chipping to spine. Included in the Onchi book binding raisonné, Onchi Kōshirō Seihon no Gyō 恩地孝四郎装本の業 as #313 (though they do not illustrate the slipcase). Fictional work in Japanese text by the well regarded female author Koyama Itoko 小山いと子 (1901-1989), many of whose books were designed by Onchi.