Kawanisi, Hidesi (cover illus).
Osaka and Tokyo, Japan. The Asahi. Showa 14. 1939.
No. 15. Black and white illustrations throughout, 3 color illustrations, 147 pages, 14 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches, color pictorial wrappers. Multiple short tears to spine, 1/4 inch paper loss to head of spine, multiple soft vertical creases to front cover, light wear to cover extremities, interior in very good clean condition. This annual English-language magazine, published by theJapanese newspaper Asahi, contains numerous articles about the Sino-Japanese War ("the China Incident", "The Dawn of New China"). Image captions are frequently in French and German as well as English. The front cover painting by Hidesi Kawanisi symbolizes "the dawn of the Far East and the cooperation of the Oriental races" Item #56054