B590. Mino To Taikan by Tokuno
B590. Mino To Taikan by Tokuno. 1975. Silkbound with slipcase, 10 1/2 x 14 3/4″, 545 pages in Japanese. The front 2/3 of this book are oshigata, family trees of the different schools, documents, and more; the last 1/3 is large, crisp photos of great swords. Mino Den is one of the 5 great traditions of sword making: important smiths, important swords. Great book.
I have an index to this book in English, digital format on my computer. If you buy the book remind me to email the index to you.
The slipcase is dinged a bit, nothing serious. The book is in excellent condition. 9 pounds, 5 ounces. Was $375; now $275.