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    [Japanese Woodblock]. Text by Lubor Hajek. Reproductions by Werner Forman. Utamaro; Portraits in the Japanese Woodcut. London: Spring Books, [1959]. First edition. Publisher's stab-sewn binding in custom wraparound box with gilt titles. [Together with:] Hokusai; The Man Mad-On-Drawing with an Introduction by Joe Hloucha and 48 Colored Woodcuts Reproduced from Photographs by W. Forman. London: Spring Books, [1960]. No edition stated. Publisher's stab-sewn binding in custom wraparound box with gilt titles. Some rubbing, sunning, soiling and edgewear to outer boxes, else very good.


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