Title: Ehon shahō-bukuro, 1720. Volume 6
Artist: Morikuni Tachibana
A first edition of Tachibana’s Ehon shahō-bukuro, being the 6th volume.
There are 24 full-page woodblock print illustrations throughout, featuring biographical sketches of generals and hermits in China, with several scenes including a sorcerer attempting to channel the weather.
One volume in quarto, 21 leaves
On note of condition, this volume is in fair shape, with rubbing and wear to the binding. There is worming present along the upper margins of the volume, as well as to the center right of the volume. There is some staining throughout.