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Japanese Illustrated Books Stocklist





CHILDREN'S BOOKS

1950s
ABC BOOKS

MOVABLE & POP-UP BOOKS

GOMI TARO
KAJIYAMA TOSHIO
KUBO MASAO
SAEKI TOSHIO
SUGITA YUTAKA
TAKIDAIRA JIRO
WADA MAKOTO
VARIA

KAMISHIBAI
IROHA KARUTA
MANGA

ORIGINAL DRAWINGS
ILLUSTRATED BOOKS

XIXth C. - EARLY XXth C.
BOOKS & MAPS


XXth C. - PRESENT

MATSUNAGA KEN
MIYATA MASAYUKI
SAEKI TOSHIO
SHIBUKAWA IKUYO
TAKEDA HIDEO
TATSUMI SHIRO
UNO AKIRA
YUMEJI TAKEHISA
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
(Transport).


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

TANITA Giichi.
Oningyou
(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-





KAWAKAMI Sumio.
Egeresu iru wa Jinbutsu
(People in English).

ABC Book.
Atami: Ryuseikaku, 1953.
2nd ed.
OUT OF STOCK-

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-







(PULL-TAB)
Shonen #23
(Meiji 38, August)


Osaka: Jijishinpo-sha, 1905.
With one color pull-tab plate.
Good: 160-


ISOBE Yukihisa.
Yukihisa Isobe Exhibition 1964 April 6-18


Tokyo Gallery, 1964.
4 movable tabs.
VG: 160-

(POP-UP / BANSO)
Himitsu no Akko-chan
(The Secrets of Akko-chan).

Tokyo: Banso, 1972. 3rd pr.
EXCELLENT: EUR 160-


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

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


(POP-UP / BANSO)
The Kagestar
.

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


(POP-UP / BANSO)
Tsuru no Ongaeshi
.

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


(POP-UP / BANSO)
Ganbare Robokon
.

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


(POP-UP / BANSO)
TEZUKA Osamu.
Tetsuwan Atom: Hot Dog Heidan no Maki
(Astro Boy).


Tokyo: Tezuka Production / Banso (Pocket Mini), (ca. 1976). VG: 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-


UNO Akira / AQUIRAX.
Ryu no Okurimono.


Pop-up Book.
Kyouikugageki, 2004.
1st, SIGNED, excellent:
EUR 150-


TANAKA Shinsuke /
ARAI Asuka
3 Biki no Kuma
(The 3 Bears)

Tokyo: Kawade Shobo Shinsha (Tetzukuri Pop-up Ehon), 2009. EUR 60-





GOMI Taro.
Omiseyasan

(The Shopping Mall).

Holp Shuppan, n.d. Giant accordion book, case, fine:
EUR 100-

GOMI Taro.
Dobutsu Rando

(Animal Safari).

Holp Shuppan, n.d. Giant accordion book, case, fine:
EUR 90-





KAJIYAMA Toshio /
TAKASAKA Tomohide.
Ichiban Chiisai Mono
.


Art Brut.
Tokyo: Fukuinkan Shoten, 1971.
Good: EUR 60-















See also: ILLUSTRATED BOOKS






TERAMURA Teruo /
SUGITA Yutaka, WAKAYAMA Shizuko.
Kobito no Piko
.


Tokyo: Dai Nippon Tosho, 1968. hardcover, obi:
EUR 50-

TOLSTOY /
SUGITA Yutaka.
Sanbiki no Kuma

(The Three Bears).

Tokyo: Sekai Bunka-sha, (1977). EUR 45-

SUGITA Yutaka.
Isoppu Dowa

(Aesop's Fables).

Tokyo: Kodansha, 1979.
EUR 60-




Many original drawings by Sugita Yutaka
in the Original Artworks & Drawings section.






MARSHAK Samuil / TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Chiisai Oshiro

(The Little Castle).

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

NASUDA Minoru /
TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Tsuchi no Douji

(The Child of the Earth).


Tokyo: Kin no Hoshi-sha, Showa 45 (1970). 1st ed., 1st pr., fine:
EUR 50-

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


26 x 37.5 cm,
late 1960s.
With the book ☞
EUR 600-

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-


SAITO Ryusuke / TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Hanasakiyama

(Flowering Mountain).

Iwasaki Shoten, 1980. Deluxe ed., 800 copies, case, SIGNED, fine:
EUR 180-

SAITO Ryusuke / TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Hannichi Mura

(The Half-Day Village).

Iwasaki Shoten, 1980. Deluxe ed., 500 copies, case, SIGNED, fine:
EUR 120-

SAITO Ryusuke /
TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Fuki.


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


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

Iwasaki Shoten, 1982. Deluxe ed., 400 copies, case, SIGNED, fine:
EUR 120-


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

Tokyo: Iwasaki Shoten, 1982. 11th pr. (1988), dj.
EUR 40-

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

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








TAKIDAIRA Jiro.
Kirie Tea Cup
.

(1979)
Asahi Shimbun 100th Anniversary, Arita-ware, unused, as new.
EUR 15- a piece
(6 units available)



TAKIDAIRA Jiro
See also: JAPANESE GAMES / KARUTA










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., fine: EUR 120-






Kamishibai: Manga no Ossan no Homerun
(The Homerun of the Old Man Cartoonist).

Original drawings (1940s?), 10 plates, fine. OUT OF STOCK
TAKAHASHI Gosan / HYUGA Makoto.
Tonma na Tonkuma
(The Foolish Bear).

Tokyo: Zenko-sha, 1938.
EUR 400-
KAWASAKI Daiji /
NISHI Masayoshi.
Kozaru no Ongaeshi
(The Debt of the Little Monkey).

Nihon Kyouiku Kamishibai Kyoukai, 1940.
With movable pieces.
EUR 350-
KAWASAKI Daiji /
NISHI Masayoshi.
Kintarou-san: Sumo no Maki
(The Book of Sumo Wrestling).

Nihon Kyouiku Kamishibai Kyoukai, 1942.
With movable pieces.
OUT OF STOCK

OOKAWA Hideo.
Saruta no Yakusoku

(Saruta's Promise).

Tokyo: Kyouikugagegi, Showa 33 (1958).
EUR 100-



KAWASAKI Daiji / MATSUYAMA Fumio.
Taro-kuma Jiro-kuma

(Taro & Jiro the Bears).

Tokyo: Doshin-sha, Showa 33 (1958).
EUR 120-


MIYANO Hideya /
KUBO Masao.
Biri ja nai no

(I’m not last!)

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


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

Doushin-sha, Showa 42 (1967). EUR 100-
WAKAYAMA Ken /
NAGASAKI Gennosuke.
Usagi to Zo no Oo-sama
(The Rabbit and the Elephant King).

Tokyo: Kyouikugageki, 1967. EUR 100-
NAMACHI Saburou /
KUBO Masao.
Ohenji
(The Reply).

Doushin-sha (Usa-chan Series), Showa 47 (1972).
EUR 60-


SENA Keiko / HAMADA
Hirosuke & Rumi.
Imo no Kyoudai

(The Potato Siblings).

Tokyo: Kyouikugagegi, Showa 52 (1977).
EUR 100-




See also: ORIGINAL DRAWINGS






Nikoniko Ponchi.

Osaka: Enomoto Shoten, 1919.
OUT OF STOCK


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

Tokyo: Mainichi Shinbun-sha, 1977. Fully illustrated. Includes flipbook element. OUT OF STOCK




See also: ORIGINAL DRAWINGS











FUKAZAWA Yukichi.
Sekai Kunizukushi

(Countries of the World)

Volume 1 (Asia) only.
Keiou Gijuku Zouhan, 1869.
12 plates, 2 color maps
(World, Asia): EUR 180-

TANAKA Yoshikado.
Bankkoku Shiryaku

(World History).

Tokyo: Naito Den'emon, 1875-1876. 5 vol.,
37 plates, fine: EUR 150-

Konreishiki
(Wedding Ceremony Rules)
.

Illustrated manuscript, Meiji 19 (1886). Fine: EUR 280-


(KYOKUTEI Bakin).
Jitsuroku Ehon Satomi Hakkenden
.

Tokyo: Maki Kinnosuke, 1892. Fully engraved and illustrated, fine: EUR 180-

KAWABATA Gyokusho.
Shuusho Hyakudai 5
.

Tokyo: Yoshikawa Hanshichi, 1898. 12 woodblock prints in leporello, fine: EUR 150-

Kotohira-gu go-Annai oyobi
Sanuki Meisho Zue

(Map of Kotohira Shrine
and Guide of Sanuki).

Leporello bird-eye view.
Kotohira: Oono Hidehachi, Showa 4 (1929). EUR 60-


YUKAWA Shunji.
Tokai Rakuen Atami Onsen

(Atami Hot Spring
Sightseeing Guide).

Leporello bird-eye view.
Shikishimaya Shoten, Showa 4 (1929). EUR 90-


Nikko Annaizu
(Guide Map of Nikko)
.

Leporello bird-eye view.
Nikko: Nantai-sha, Showa 6 (1931). EUR 60-




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 100-


MIYAO Shigewo.
Ise Shiroko no Kirie-gata
.

Tokyo: Yamazaki, 1948.
LTD ED. (300), INSCRIBED.
EUR 250-



KAWAKAMI Sumio.
Egeresu iru wa Jinbutsu
(People in English).

ABC Book.
Atami: Ryuseikaku, 1953.
See ABC BOOKS



See also:
FINE ARTS & DESIGN

SHUNGA
See:
WOODBLOCK PRINTS










MIYATA Masayuki.
Kirie-gashu
.

Tokyo: Kodansha, 1972. 1st ed. & pr., slipcase, SIGNED:
EUR 180-


MIYATA Masayuki.
Genshoku Kirie-gashu
.

Tokyo: Kodansha, 1973. 1st ed. & pr., slipcase:
EUR 120-




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

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





SAEKI Toshio.
Signed Postcard
.

Tokyo: Azzlo Gallery, 1996.
Excellent: EUR 60-

GARLIC BOYS /
SAEKI Toshio.
Mushroom Cut
.


LP record. Rotten Orange / Howling Bull, (2001). Excellent: EUR 80-

SAEKI Toshio.
The Earliest Works of
Toshio Saeki
.


Tokyo: Seirin-Kogei-sha, 2002.
Ltd. ed. OUT OF STOCK




See also:
CHILDREN'S BOOKS
VARIA










TAKEDA HIDEO.
Opera Glasses.


Tokyo: Tairyusha, 1977.
1st ed., ORIGINAL DRAWING, SIGNED: EUR 350-

TAKEDA Hideo.
Mon-mon
.

Tokyo: Internal, 1978.
11 SIGNED FOLIO PRINTS.
OUT OF STOCK


TAKEDA Hideo.
Genpei
.

Tokyo: Kyuryudo, 1985.
1st, original drawing, signed: EUR 160-










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 (foxing & browning): EUR 150-

UNO Akira (AQUIRAX).
Illustration Now: Aquirax.


Tokyo: Rippu Shobo, 1974.
HC, dj, 1st ed. & pr. (light foxing), SIGNED, DRAWING.
EUR 220-



UNO Akira (AQUIRAX).
Ryu no Okurimono.


Pop-up Book.
Kyouikugageki, 2004.
1st, SIGNED, excellent:
EUR 150-






YUMEJI Takehisa.
Complete Works, Illustrated
.

10 volumes in slipcases.
Tokyo: Nobel Shobo, 1975-77.
Fine (light wear to slipcases) EUR 120-






AOSHIMA Yukio.
The AOSHIMA Magazine: Parody No. 1
.


Tokyo: Parodi-sha, 1970.
OUT OF STOCK

HAYASHI Seiichi, MAD AMANO, TAKIYA Setsuo, NAGAO Minoru, TSUKASA Osamu, ISHINOMORI Shotaro, SAEKI Toshio..