1940. Item #87516
[ONCHI - BINDING] TERAO & HONDA, authors. DÔBUTSU TO SHOKUBUTSU NO SEIKATSU. Tokyo: Shinchôsha, Shôwa 18  1st printing, prelims, 287+ pp. Small 8vo., Printed paper over boards, cloth spine, printed slipcase, very good condition overall. Interestingly, not included in the Onchi binding catalogue, ONCHI KÔSHIRÔ SEIHON NO GYÔ, but appears on page 128 of HON NO BIJUTSU. This lovely illustrated DAILY LIFE OF PLANTS AND ANIMALS was the seventh volume of the SHIN NIHON SHÔNEN SHÔJO BUNKO, the New Japanese Library For Boys and Girls.