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The Love of Azalea / Onoto Watanna

2015.7.311

Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings

Onoto Watanna

Gazo Foudji

First

Dodd, Mead & Company

New York

New York

United States

North America

1904

Publisher's Binding- Japonisme

Decorative Designers

Blue grey decorated cloth binding with white, green and pale pink decorations depicting a flowering branch in an Asian stylistic motif. Gilt titles to spine and cover with flower motif repeated to spine. In original box with blue and white bamboo illustrations with blue titles. Book is in original glassine wrapper which is also printed with matching blue titles and price of $2.00 net. Top edge gilt. Deckled edges.

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