1912. Item #88039
[CANDY] TAKAGI Shotarô, editor. YAMATO NISHIKI Zen. Tokyo, Tokyo Kashi Kenkyukai, Taisho Gannen . Tassel-bound, oblong (22.1 x 28.3 cm) in brocade covers with printed paper title label. A wonderful guide to the schools of traditional candy-making in japan and their varied productions, profusely illustrated in color lithograph, with an extensive textual explanation of the various examples presented. There is some cover wear and page soiling but good to very good overall. A very scarce and informative work on this popular subject.