B890. The Art of the Japanese Sword
B890. The Art of the Japanese Sword: As Taught by the Experts, by Kunihira Kawachi and Masao Manabe. 2004. Softbound with a jacket, 6 x 8 1/4″, 156 pages in English. This book is an excellent introduction to Nihonto today, including history, care & handling, a question & answer section, stories of the sword, a list of museums with swords on display, and much more.
Tobacco odor, unfortunately, but otherwise like new. 13 ounces. $15.