[JAPANESE FAIRY TALE SERIES]. [HEPBURN, James Curtis (translator). Sensei EITAKU (artist)]. The Old Man & The Devils: Japanese Fairy Tale Series, No. 7. [Tokyo; T. Hasegawa], circa 1890.
8vo. Original processed silk crêpe paper wrappers printed in woodblock colours with original silk stitching to spine; pp. , including wrappers; printed throughout on crêped paper in woodblock colours on Japanese-folded leaves, a lovely copy with a little external dusting.
Early edition: first printed in 1886.