[JAPANESE FAIRY TALE SERIES]. [THOMPSON, David (translator). Sensei EITAKU (illustrator)]. The Old Man Who Made The Dead Trees Blossom: Japanese Fairy Tale Series, No. 4. Tokyo; T. Hasegawa, No. 10, Hiyoshicho circa 1890.
8vo. Original processed silk crêpe paper 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 very pleasing copy with mild external toning; small creasing to top forecorner of upper wrapper with a short (10mm) split to fore-edge fold; and dusting, and light indentation, to lower cover.