About this Item: [N.p., 1923, n.p.]. Stiff orange pictorial wrs., Good , 17 x 25 cm., English and Japanese captions, 40 b.w. photos,2 per page, 20 unnumbered leaves. FIRST & ONLY RARE EDITION *** *** *** . . A VERY RARE . . . EXCELLENT PRIMARY PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE 1923 . . . GREAT KANTO EARTHQUAKE, FIRE & DISASTER . . . This work documents the great disaster to Tokyo & Yokohama after the large earthquake & resulting fire storm. . With excellent English & Japanese captions, of the complete devastation of Japan's two greatest cities. . *** THE PHOTOGRAPHS: The is work illustrated with 40 rare & dramatic b.w. photographs. These rare photos show the complete results of this major disaster to both Tokyo & Yokohama areas. . Their is a tissue guard before the first page, as issued. . *** JAPANESE TITLE: Tokyo Yokohama Dda Ishinsai Jikkyo Shashincho: The Photograph-Album of the Great Earthquake and Fire of September 1, 1923.
Parts of spine are missing and torn,stitched binding is firm. back blank white cover has foxing and stains with a corner creased ,inside pages are clean VG