TEIKOKU KAIGUN NO IYO / [THE DIGNIFIED IMPERIAL NAVY]. Japan, WWII.
TEIKOKU KAIGUN NO IYO / [THE DIGNIFIED IMPERIAL NAVY]

TEIKOKU KAIGUN NO IYO / [THE DIGNIFIED IMPERIAL NAVY]

Tokyo: Tokyo Nichinichi Shimbunsha, [1942]. First Edition. Hardcover. Oblong 4to. Blue and silver boards in slipcase. Case structurally sound but heavily water-stained, with scuffing and chipping to spine ends and corners. Boards lightly rubbed and bumped at corners. Endpapers toned. Very good in good slipcase. [72]pp. Very good. Item #22314

Black and white photographs of the Japanese navy during World War II, dramatically composed and arranged for wartime propaganda purposes. Includes one of the earliest published sequence of images of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Additionally illustrated with maps and drawings. Text in Japanese. Scarce.

Price: $950.00

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