Sangaku Shashin no Utsushi Kata 山岳写真のうつし方 [How to Shoot Mountain Photos]
Nukada Hayashi 額田敏, author
Showa 7 昭和7 
Genkōsha (GKS) 玄光社, publisher
Hardcover volume 19 x 13.5cm is bound western-style and opens Japanese style. Front cover is two-toned cloth binding (white/ gray-blue) while the rear cover is gray-blue with an embossed design of 2 offset squares with a small circle between them. Title in silver on binding. 294+pp. with photo illustrations and Japanese text throughout. Housed in a case 9.5 x 14cm with a design that incorporates title, author and publisher.
Sangaku Shashin no Utsushi Kata 山岳写真のうつし方 [How to Shoot Mountain Photos] was written and photo illustrated by Nukada Hayashi 額田敏 (1892-1980). The book opens with a Title page followed by a Profile of the author, describing him as an alpinist, scientist and writer, traveling from research lab to mountain to lab again. A Preface by Toshio Fujishima 藤島敏男 follows, with continued preliminary text and then a Table of Contents on 11-18pp. Topics include: Photography Equipment 写真器, Styles of Mountaineering and Camera Selection 登山の形式とカメラの選択, Types and Characteristics of Cameras カメラの種類と特徴, Lens Focus レンズの焦点, Lens Brightness レンズの明るさ, Depth of Focus 焦点深度, Filters フィルター, and others.
 pages of black and white photography of mountains numbered 1-40 with locations underneath are then followed by 294pp of text. On those pages with two photos, the photos are marked A and B. Colophon with a lavender and gray publisher's stamp and red hanko is laid down on the page facing the final page. pp of publisher ads follow.
Some dust staining to rear cover and rubbing at edges of covers. Unusual and important volume in the development of photography.