B409. Osaka Shinto Zufu by Nakamiya
B409. Osaka Shinto Zufu by Nakamiya. 1967. Clothbound with plastic jacket and slipcase, 8 ½ x 12”, 641 pages in Japanese. 200 pages of oshigata of signatures and 300 pages with great blades by the master smiths of Osaka, each shown with 3 or 4 large, crisp black & white photos. You also get charts, oshigata of horimono (carving on the blade, an extensive text, and more. This is a great book.
This book is in excellent condition. 8 pounds, 13 ounces. Was $400, now $250.