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JAPANESE NETSUKE a Rare illustrated Historical Book for Collectors 325 Pages Print or Read on Your iPad or Tablet Instant Download

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Only $3.99 ~ PDF Book ~ Instant Digital Download.

Download direct to your iPad, tablet or computer for reading or printing.

If you have any interest in JAPANESE NETSUKE
then this is a great book to have in your collection.

The original edition of this Rare Book was printed in 1954

By MADELINE R. TOLLNER

****====================================================****

My Personal 100% Guarantee To You

If you Buy this Book and after reading it,

You feel that You did not get Your Money's worth from it,

Message me and I will cancel your purchase and Refund Your Money.

And You Can Keep The Book as My Personal Gift To You.

****====================================================****

PREFACE

The Japanese netsuke form a miniature sketch ofJapan, her life, her manners, and her quaint customs, unfamiliar to our Western world.

The author offers, in all humility, this first attempt in the field of literature; a collection of data, references, and legends on the fascinating subject, with the hope that it will bring about a better understanding and appreciation of his subject to the new collector, and a deeper satisfaction in the possessions that he may have accumulated, to the seasoned collector.

Since the collection illustrated, with a few noted exceptions, is the property of the author, pains have been taken to choose as far as possible those representative of well-known legends, historical events, and phases of everyday life, rather than others of intrinsic merit which relate no particular story.

CONTENTS

preface
introduction
list of illustrations

1. netsuke 63
2. history 65
3. introduction of tobacco 73
4. carvers of netsuke 77
5. classification and design 81
6. materials 87
7. signatures 93
8. on the care of netsuke 97

catalogue of illustrations with legends 99
mythological, legendary and historical 101
daily life 147
animals 173
inanimate objects 213
masks 227
Gichner collection 241
Carnegie Museum collection 246

chapter

9. noh masks in miniature and their relation to the noh drama 265
10. noh dramas 271
Dojiji 271
Bugaku 272
Kabuki 274
Kagura 275
Takasago 276
Tosen 277
Hagoromo 278
legend of the Hakkenden (Tales of Eight Dogs) 278
legend of Obasuteyama 280
fans 282
crests 283
artists 285
artists whose works are portrayed 349
bibliography 347
index 351
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This scarce antiquarian book is included in our special Rare Books Recycled Series.

In the interest of creating a more extensive selection of rare historical books, we have chosen to Digitize this title even though it may possibly have occasional imperfections such as missing and blurred pages, missing text, poor pictures, markings, dark backgrounds and other Digitizing issues beyond our control.

Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as a part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's rare works of literature that would not normally be available.

======================================

This Book is intended for education and informational purposes only.

Our modification and restoration process of this book, has resulted in our creating a new work (restored or annotated or improved work), that gives us a clear and novated copyright to this modified version.

======================================

Please note.

This ebook is in PDF. file format.
You can read it on your iPad or Tablet with iBooks.
You can read it on your computer with Adobe Acrobat Reader
If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed in your computer, you can download it from Adobe.
It's completely FREE.

======================================

Shipping is FREE via Instant Digital Delivery: This is a digital item. Once Payment is received, your book will be available in your etsy purchases to download directly to your iPad, Tablet or computer.
Only $3.99 ~ PDF Book ~ Instant Digital Download.

Download direct to your iPad, tablet or computer for reading or printing.

If you have any interest in JAPANESE NETSUKE
then this is a great book to have in your collection.

The original edition of this Rare Book was printed in 1954

By MADELINE R. TOLLNER

****====================================================****

My Personal 100% Guarantee To You

If you Buy this Book and after reading it,

You feel that You did not get Your Money's worth from it,

Message me and I will cancel your purchase and Refund Your Money.

And You Can Keep The Book as My Personal Gift To You.

****====================================================****

PREFACE

The Japanese netsuke form a miniature sketch ofJapan, her life, her manners, and her quaint customs, unfamiliar to our Western world.

The author offers, in all humility, this first attempt in the field of literature; a collection of data, references, and legends on the fascinating subject, with the hope that it will bring about a better understanding and appreciation of his subject to the new collector, and a deeper satisfaction in the possessions that he may have accumulated, to the seasoned collector.

Since the collection illustrated, with a few noted exceptions, is the property of the author, pains have been taken to choose as far as possible those representative of well-known legends, historical events, and phases of everyday life, rather than others of intrinsic merit which relate no particular story.

CONTENTS

preface
introduction
list of illustrations

1. netsuke 63
2. history 65
3. introduction of tobacco 73
4. carvers of netsuke 77
5. classification and design 81
6. materials 87
7. signatures 93
8. on the care of netsuke 97

catalogue of illustrations with legends 99
mythological, legendary and historical 101
daily life 147
animals 173
inanimate objects 213
masks 227
Gichner collection 241
Carnegie Museum collection 246

chapter

9. noh masks in miniature and their relation to the noh drama 265
10. noh dramas 271
Dojiji 271
Bugaku 272
Kabuki 274
Kagura 275
Takasago 276
Tosen 277
Hagoromo 278
legend of the Hakkenden (Tales of Eight Dogs) 278
legend of Obasuteyama 280
fans 282
crests 283
artists 285
artists whose works are portrayed 349
bibliography 347
index 351
======================================


This scarce antiquarian book is included in our special Rare Books Recycled Series.

In the interest of creating a more extensive selection of rare historical books, we have chosen to Digitize this title even though it may possibly have occasional imperfections such as missing and blurred pages, missing text, poor pictures, markings, dark backgrounds and other Digitizing issues beyond our control.

Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as a part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's rare works of literature that would not normally be available.

======================================

This Book is intended for education and informational purposes only.

Our modification and restoration process of this book, has resulted in our creating a new work (restored or annotated or improved work), that gives us a clear and novated copyright to this modified version.

======================================

Please note.

This ebook is in PDF. file format.
You can read it on your iPad or Tablet with iBooks.
You can read it on your computer with Adobe Acrobat Reader
If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed in your computer, you can download it from Adobe.
It's completely FREE.

======================================

Shipping is FREE via Instant Digital Delivery: This is a digital item. Once Payment is received, your book will be available in your etsy purchases to download directly to your iPad, Tablet or computer.

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