B651. The New Generation of Japanese Swordsmiths by Tamio Tsuchiko
B651. The New Generation of Jaanese Swordsmiths by Tamio Tsuchiko, translated by Kenji Mishina. 2002. Hardbound with dust jacket, 7 ¾ x 10 ¼”, 255 pages in English. This book is 3 sections: the history and terminology of the Japanese sword, visits and interviews with 20 contemporary Swordsmiths, and interviews with a National Treasure swordsmith, polisher, and an important sword dealer. Lots of illustrations and a very informative text: a great book.
Condition is excellent. 2 pounds, 7 ounces. $50.