[JAPANESE FAIRY TALE] JAMES, Mrs. T.H. (translator). The Princes Fire-Flash & Fire-Fade. Japanese Fairy Tale Series No. 15. Tokyo; Published by the Kobunsha. Circa 1887.
8vo. Original processed crêpe paper wrappers printed in woodblock colours with designs to both covers; pp.  including wrappers; printed throughout on crêped paper in woodblock colours on Japanese-folded leaves, a pleasing copy with some abrasion to flat spine, small wear to head and heel, pale spotting to upper cover and upper edges, light overall rubbing, and one very small (7mm) publisher's paper label to lower cover; internally clean and sound with an occasional small spot or mark.
Very early edition, published by the Kobunsha.