Title: Kojitsu Sosho Rekisei fukushoku, 1893
Author: Sadasuke Imaizumi
Condition: Very Good
A late Meiji Era edition of Imaizumi’s Kojitsu Sosho, a 5-part series and guidebook on fashion in the Shogunate.
There are stunning full-page color woodblock illustrations in the first four volumes, as well as numerous black and white woodblock illustrations. There are 14, 4, 9, and 2 full-page color woodblock illustrations of various court regalia and formalwear, as well as illustrations of various activities.
Five volumes in quarto, 44, 46, 70, 77, 63 leaves
On note of condition, these volumes are in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the bindings. There is worming noted on the title on the cover of volume 5, though no text is obscured. There is very little foxing throughout all five volumes.