Myths and Legends of Japan first edition published by George G. Harrap in 1912 is for sale. Myths and Legends of Japan comes in its stunning binding and has 32 full page illustrations by Evelyn Paul.
The original blue binding with profuse gilt decoration measures 6 x 8¾ inches (approximately). The binding is in Very Good condition being complete but with wear to the top and bottom of the spine, light fading to the spine, and with light corner knocks.
There are 431 numbered pages with stunning illustrations throughout by Evelyn Paul. The pages are in overall Very Good condition with spotting to the pages, mainly to the front and back of the book, as well as to the edges where it is more noticeable when the book is closed. There is a contemporary inscription to the blank front free endpaper.
Myths and Legends of Japan is a highly desirable and collectable first edition illustrated book.