B357. Gendai Toko Meikan


B357.  Gendai Toko Meikan by Ono.  1971.  Hardbound with dust jacket, 6 x 8 ½”, 262 pages in Japanese.  This is the bible for Gendai collectors (Gendaito are newly made swords).  All the great names of the time and some lesser known are included, with photos and oshigata.  This title is included in the Index of Japanese Sword Literature on the JSS/US website and I will send you a digital copy of a different English index of the book (remind me to send it).

The title in English is written on the back of the jacket and a small label with title is taped to the spine of the jacket. The book is in used but not abused condition.  1 pound, 14 ounces.  $75.