Japanese newspaper special edition coverage of the Kanto Earthquake 1923. JAPAN - TOKYO - KANTO EARTHQUAKE.
Japanese newspaper special edition coverage of the Kanto Earthquake 1923.

Japanese newspaper special edition coverage of the Kanto Earthquake 1923.

09- 1923.
Magazine format special edition devoted to the Kanto earthquake, sepia-print photographs and illustrations throughout, 31 numbered pages, 15 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches. Covers beginning to come loose and wear to spine; 4 small holes near spine edge, presumably from being bound; age toning to paper; still overall good condition. Depicts scenes of destruction and renewal, rescue and recovery efforts with commentary in Japanese. An uncommon and wide-ranging contemporary visual coverage of the devasting effects of the earthquake. Item #56036

Price: $95.00