[JAPANESE CREPE PAPER BOOK]. B.H. CHAMBERLAIN (translator). My Lord Bag-O'-Rice, Japanese Fairy Tale Series, No. 15. Tokyo; Printed by the Kobunsha. Circa 1900.
8vo. Original woodblock colour-printed pictorial wrappers, with silk thread knots to spine; pp. , including covers, on folded leaves; charmingly illustrated throughout in woodblock colours; text in English; a lovely copy with only minor rubbing and marking to covers.
Early edition. Printed throughout on Hosho paper, produced from the inner bark of the Mulberry tree.