Early Meiji Publications
in Western format
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These volumes illustrate a selection of late 19th-century Japanese publications with Western bindings. The Maeda Collection includes several hundred volumes of this type of publication, including some of the earliest translations from Western literature.

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All items from the Maeda Collection.
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