B1063. Hinawaju (Matchlock Guns) Inscribed by Dr. Sato
B1063. Hinawaju. 1964. Clothbound, 6 x 8 1/2″, 240 pages in Japanese. Everything old Japanese guns. The book begins with a few pages of photo plates and switches to text and photos and drawings. The photos are a bit on the small side but the variety of items included is quite impressive. On the front end paper the book has been inscribed to a former owner by Sato Junji (Dr. Sato was one of the 2 founders of the National Sword Museum and the NBTHK in Tokyo).
Condition is excellent. 1 pound, 4 ounces. $95.