1789. Item #90198
[EHON - HORSES] Hirasawa Kyokuzan & Suzuki Fuyô, artist. KAYÔ HISÔ 2vols. Edo, Suharaya Mohei, Kansei 1 . Ôhon, string-bound, Japanese-style, fukuro-toji. 26.0 x 18.5 cm. 2 vols. Original title labels, original covers. Wonderful pictorial treatise on horses, handcolored images of horses in all their habits. Considered an important classic of equestrian literature. In very good, original condition. These two volumes are all the illustrated volumes. There was also a text volume, the KAYÔ HISÔ GENKÔ, which was published as a separate volume and is not included here. Copies located at Berkeley and the Library of Congress in North America.