B712. Kurokawa Institute of Ancient Cultures: Japanese Swords
B712. Collection Catalog B1- Japanese Swords: Kurokawa Institute of Ancient Cultures 1993. Silkbound with dust jacket and slipcase, 10 ½ x 14 ½”, 281 pages in Japanese with an introduction and list of plates in English.
111 great Japanese swords are shown in large, crisp black & white photos. Many of the swords have been designated treasures by the Government of Japan. Many very big names. This is a beautiful book in excellent, as new condition. I have also the companion volume on tsuba; search for B615. 8 pounds, 4 ounces. Was $400, now $250.