Tokyo. Hakuhokan. [1976-1979?] 4 volumes housed in 2 slipcases. Each title is composed of a paperback text volume and a decorative cloth-bound hardback containing the plates, housed in a paper-covered slipcase. 127 pages and 164 colour & b&w plates; 93 pages and 88 colour plates. 315 x 220mm (12½ x 8¾"). 4.2kg. . Text in Japanese, with occasional English translation. Near fine; the top fore-corner of one text volume has been lightly creased, affecting the first 26 pages, otherwise a very well preserved set.
A scarce, well-illustrated study of porcelain from the Qing dynasty (1644-1912), including the second follow-on album.
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