B887. Sue-Koto: Japanese Swords of the 15th & 16th Centuries
B887. Sue-Koto: Japanese Swords of the 15th & 16th Centuries by Yoshikawa Koen & others, translated by Gordon Robson and published by the JSS/US. 2006. Spiral bound in 2 volumes, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2″, 692 pages in English. Mr. Yoshikawa was the head of the NTHK. Sue-Koto means late Koto period, a time when many swords were made in Japan. You get hundreds of oshigata and very thorough descriptions: a great reference for the price. This title is included in the Index of Japanese Sword Literature on the JSS/US website.
The books are in great condition. 3 pounds, 4 ounces. $50.