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Japanese Illustrated Books Stocklist





CHILDREN'S BOOKS

1950s
ABC BOOKS
POP-UP BOOKS
KUBO MASAO
TAKIDAIRA JIRO
VARIA

KAMISHIBAI
IROHA KARUTA

ORIGINAL DRAWINGS
ILLUSTRATED BOOKS

MIYATA MASAYUKI
SAEKI TOSHIO
TAKEDA HIDEO
TATSUMI SHIRO
UNO AKIRA
VARIA

ORIGINAL ARTWORKS







NISHI Saburou.
Saru Kani
(The Monkey and
the Crab).

Nagoya: Maruman Shuppansha, (ca 1951). 1st ed., fine, rare:
EUR 120-

TAMAO Seiichi.
Bunbuku Chagama
.

Nagoya: Maruman Shuppansha, 1951. 1st ed., fine, rare:
EUR 150-

TAMAO Seiichi.
Issunboushi
.

Nagoya: Maruman Shuppansha, (ca 1951). 1st ed., fine, rare:
EUR 120-

TAMAO Seiichi.
Norimono
(Vehicles).

Nagoya: Maruman Shuppansha, 1951. 1st ed., fine, rare:
EUR 100-

TANITA Giichi.
Oningyou
(The Dolls).

Nagoya: Maruman Shuppansha, (ca 1951). 1st ed., fine, rare:
EUR 100-

TANITA Giichi.
Kodomo no Norimono
(Children’s Vehicles).

Nagoya: Maruman Shuppansha, 1951. 1st ed., fine, rare:
EUR 100-

TANITA Giichi.
Hanasakajijii
.

Nagoya: Maruman Shuppansha, (ca 1951). 1st ed., fine, rare:
EUR 80-

TANITA Giichi.
Youchien
(Kindergarten).

Nagoya: Maruman Shuppansha, (ca 1951). 1st ed., fine, rare:
EUR 120-





TODA Koshiro.
Yomikata Ehon
(Illustrated Reading Book).

Tokyo: Toda design, 1993.
Hardcover, dj. EUR 45-



TODA Koshiro & Hiroshi.
AIUEO Ehon
(Illustrated Japanese Syllabary).

Tokyo: Toda Design, 1996.
Hardcover, dj, obi, rhodoid. EUR 45-


TODA Koshiro.
ABC Ehon

(Illustrated ABC Book).

Tokyo: Toda design, 2000.
Hardcover, dj. EUR 45-



WARABE Kimika.
A I U E O.


Tokyo: Hisakata Child, 1997. 1st ed. & pr., hardcover, dj. EUR 45-






(POP-UP / BANSO)
Uchuu Tetsujin Kyodain
(Space Ironmen Kyodain).

Tokyo: Banso / BS Kikaku (Banso no Pop Ehon), 1976.
Mint copy. EUR 60-


(POP-UP / BANSO)
Majokko Chikkuru

(Magical Girl Tickle).

Tokyo: Banso / Asahi / Toei (Banso Pocket Mini), (1980s). Hardcover ed. Mint copy.
EUR 25-

(POP-UP / BANSO)
Mama to Asobou! Pin Pon Pan — Nazo no Asobi
(Let's Play with Mummy! Pin Pon Pan — The Mysterious Game).

Tokyo: Banso (Banso Pocket Mini), (1980s). Hardcover ed. Mint copy. EUR 25-

(POP-UP / BANSO)
Ganbare ! Red Vickies.


Tokyo: Banso / Ishimori / Toei (Banso Pocket Mini), (1980s). Hardcover ed. Mint copy.
EUR 25-











MARSHAK Samuil / TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Chiisai Oshiro

(The Little Castle).

Tokyo: Gakken-Kenkyusha, 1968. 1st ed. & pr., hardcover, slipcase, fine:
EUR 150-

(TAKIDAIRA Jiro).
Original Kiri-e Artwork: Hanasakiyama


26 x 37.5 cm,
late 1960s.
With the book ☞
EUR 350-

SAITO Ryusuke / TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Hanasakiyama

(The Mountain where Flowers Bloom).

Tokyo: Iwasaki, 1971.
☜ With the original Kirie.

SAITO Ryusuke / TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Mochimochi no Ki

(The Tree of Courage).

Tokyo: Iwasaki Shoten, 1972.
11th pr., dj, obi. EUR 60-


TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Kirie Karuta: Edo Iroha

(Edo / Old Tokyo Iroha Karuta Game).

Tokyo: Shinsen-sha, 1976. SIGNED deluxe ltd. ed.,
EUR 200-


SAITO Ryusuke /
TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Fuki.


Tokyo: Kodansha, 1981.
1st ed. & pr., dj, obi. EUR 60-


SAITO Ryusuke / TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Someko to Oni
(Someko and the Ogre).

Tokyo: Iwanami Shoten, 1987. 1st ed. & pr., dj.
EUR 50-

SAITO Ryusuke / TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Hi no Tori
(The Fire Bird).

Tokyo: Iwasaki Shoten, 1988. 11th pr., dj.
EUR 45-

TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Ehon & Kappa Sugoroku
(Illustrated books & Kappa Board Games).

Tokyo: Iwasaki Shoten, (1980s). Mint. EUR 40-






Showa Manga-shi : 1926-1977
(A History of Manga in the
Showa Era).

Tokyo : Mainichi Shinbun-sha, 1977. Fully illustrated. Flipbook. Fine. EUR 60-


IMANISHI Sukeyuki /
SUZUKI Yoshinaru.
Hitotsu no Hana

(One Flower).

Tokyo: Popura-sha, Showa 58 (1983). EUR 40-

TAKAHASHI Rumiko.
Omoi: The Memorial Illustrations of Maison Ikkoku
. Kakioroshi Original Illustrations.

Tokyo: Shogakukan, 1987.
8 fine color plates, slipcase.
EUR 60-

TOMIMOTO Kazue / FUJISHIRO Seiji.
Okaa-san ga Yonde Kikaseru Ohanashi A & B
(The Tales that Mum Reads Us).

Tokyo: Kurashi no Techo-sha, 1976-77. 2 vol., mint: EUR 120-





KAWASAKI Daiji /
(NISHI Masayoshi).
Kozaru no Ongaeshi
(The Debt of the Little Monkey).

Nihon Kyouiku Kamishibai Kyoukai, Showa 15 (1940).
With movable pieces.
EUR 300-
KAWASAKI Daiji /
NISHI Masayoshi.
Kintarou-san: Sumou no Maki
(The Book of Sumo Wrestling).

Nihon Kyouiku Kamishibai Kyoukai, Showa 17 (1942).
With movable pieces.
EUR 300-
MIYANO Hideya /
KUBO Masao.
Biri ja nai no

(I’m not last!)

Doushin-sha (Yoi Ko no Series), Showa 35 (1960).
EUR 120-


UNO Kouji /
TAKIDAIRA Jirou.
Fuki no Shita no Kamisama
(The God Under the Giant Butterburs).

Doushin-sha (Nihon Jidoubungaku Meisakusan), Showa 42 (1967).
EUR 100-
NAMACHI Saburou /
KUBO Masao.
Ohenji
(The Reply).

Doushin-sha (Usa-chann Series), Showa 47 (1972).
EUR 80-






(KARUTA)
Utsukushiki Challenger: Koide no Karuta Game
(Japanese Card Game).

(Tokyo): Koide / TBS / Suzuki Pro, (1971). UNOPENED.
EUR 60-

TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Kirie Karuta: Edo Iroha

(Edo / Old Tokyo Iroha Karuta Game).

Tokyo: Shinsen-sha, 1976. SIGNED deluxe ltd. ed.,
EUR 200-


(KARUTA)
Taiyo Special Issue:
Iroha Karuta.

Winter 1974.

Tokyo: Heibon-sha, 1974.
EUR 50-










MIYATA Masayuki.
Original Woodblock Print: Sakura and Lantern
(Cherry Blossoms & Japanese Lantern).

51 x 41 cm, late 1970s.
/100, SIGNED, framed.
EUR 200-

MIYATA Masayuki.
Genshoku Kiriega-shu
(Collection of Cut Papers).

Tokyo: Kodansha, Showa 48 (1973). 1st ed. & pr., slipcase:
EUR 120-












TAKEDA Hideo.
Mon-mon
.

Tokyo: Internal, 1978.
11 SIGNED FOLIO PRINTS.
EUR 1,200-


TAKEDA Hideo.
Genpei
.

Tokyo: Kyuryudo, 1985.
EUR 80-






TATSUMI Shiro / TERAYAMA Shuji / MORIYAMA Daido..
Saa Saa Otachiai
.
Tenjo Sajiki Shijo Koen.

Tokyo: Tokuma Shoten, 1968.
Case, fine: EUR 160-
Case, obi, fine: EUR 180-






TERAYAMA Shuji /
UNO Akira.
Alf Lailah Oua Lailah /
1001 Ya Monogatari

(1001 Nights).

Tokyo: Tensei-sha, 1968.
1st ed. & pr., color fold-out, paper of various colors:
EUR 180-

SHINOYAMA Kishin/
UNO Akira.
Kinbaku Taizen / Sadistic Play of Bondage
(Encyclopedia of Bondage).

Tokyo: Haga Shoten, 1971.
1st, fine: EUR 320-
1st, fine, obi: EUR 380-

UNO Akira / AQUIRAX.
Illustration Now: Aquirax.


Tokyo: Rippu Shobo, 1974.
HC, dj, 1st ed. & pr,
SIGNED, DRAWING.
EUR 230-






(KIRIE)
MIYAO Shigewo.
Ise Shiroko no Kirie-gata
.

Tokyo: Yamazaki, 1948.
LTD ED. (300), INSCRIBED.
EUR 180-



TAKEDA Saro.
Sencha Sogaku
(The Art of Green Tea).

Osaka: Maeda-Bunshin-do, Showa 9 (1934). 2 vol.,
slipcase (wear to slipcase, otherwise fine) EUR 120-