B398. Nihonto Shokunin Shokudan by Ono
B398. Nihonto Shokunin Shokudan by Ono. 2000. Hardbound with dust jacket, 6 x 8 ½”, 237 pages in Japanese. Shokunin means artisan; this book shows the work involved in sword making, polishing, habaki and saya making, carving on the blade, handle wrapping, and fittings making. All is well. 1 pound, 3 ounces. $15.