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How to Wrap Five More Eggs : Traditional Japanese Packaging [1975]

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Product description

Second printing, published in 1975 by Weatherhill.

Two hundred twenty-one annotated plates provide an extensive survey of the age-old craft, highlighting its utilitarian and aesthetic aspects, the variety of natural materials used, and the styles of various cities and rural areas.

A photographic tribute to the Japanese art of packaging. A quite amazing book illustrated with more than 200 photographs, mainly black & white, with 8 in colour. Showing fascinating examples of how a range of products are wrapped in Japan, with a paragraph of commentary to accompany each photograph. This is the third book on the same topic subject written by the author, Hideyuki Oka, based partly on his earlier books and also contain new material. The photographs by Michakazu Sakia.

Complete with original dust jacket the book has very little wear and is in a good clean condition throughout. Some surface marks and light wear on the dust jacket.

Item details

Added value:
A unique and fascinating book
Author(s):
Hideyuli Oka
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
18.5 cm by 26.2 cm
Edition:
1975, Second printing
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0834801086
ISBN-13:
9780834801080
Number of pages:
215
Publisher:
Weatherhill
Title:
How to Wrap Five More Eggs : Traditional Japanese Packaging

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Second printing, published in 1975 by Weatherhill.

Two hundred twenty-one annotated plates provide an extensive survey of the age-old craft, highlighting its utilitarian and aesthetic aspects, the variety of natural materials used, and the styles of various cities and rural areas.

A photographic tribute to the Japanese art of packaging. A quite amazing book illustrated with more than 200 photographs, mainly black & white, with 8 in colour. Showing fascinating examples of how a range of products are wrapped in Japan, with a paragraph of commentary to accompany each photograph. This is the third book on the same topic subject written by the author, Hideyuki Oka, based partly on his earlier books and also contain new material. The photographs by Michakazu Sakia.

Complete with original dust jacket the book has very little wear and is in a good clean condition throughout. Some surface marks and light wear on the dust jacket.

Added value:
A unique and fascinating book
Author(s):
Hideyuli Oka
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
18.5 cm by 26.2 cm
Edition:
1975, Second printing
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0834801086
ISBN-13:
9780834801080
Number of pages:
215
Publisher:
Weatherhill
Title:
How to Wrap Five More Eggs : Traditional Japanese Packaging

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