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We are excited to announce that in 2018 the Fair is relocating
to Battersea Evolution, 24-26 May 2018.
3-26-3 Ogawamachi, Kanda,
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo
Japan
101-0052
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Telephone 03 3291 5001
Fax 03 3291 5001
Specialists Design, prints and drawings, Japanese prints and books, children`s books, illustrated books, twentieth century illustrated books, paintings, etc.
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3-26-3 Ogawamachi, Kanda,
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo
Japan
101-0052
Contact Ryu Sato
Telephone 03 3291 5001
Fax 03 3291 5001
Specialists Design, prints and drawings, Japanese prints and books, children`s books, illustrated books, twentieth century illustrated books, paintings, etc.
Kagerou Bunko
Stand H15

First Japanese Translation of William Tell

Taniguchi, Masanori.

`Kokumin no Genki` [First Japanese Translation of William Tell, `Marie Therese`],

Taniguchi, Masanori. Tokyo: Kinsendo, Meiji 21 [1888]. 1st ed.
2 v., complete. A rare first edition of the first translation of the
famous story of William Tell into Japanese. Possibly an outline
translation from an edition of Friedrich von Schiller`s play. The
contents focus on William Tell and the old Swiss confederacy.
Includes 8 lithographic b&w illustrations. H.C., 18 x 12.2 cm, 101
and 116 p.
£680