Zakko Hinagata [Templates for Carpenters] -- 2 books

Sendai, Miyagi, Japan: Seibundo, N.d. [ca. 1876]. No stated edition. Japanese stab paper binding. N.p. [each ca. 24p], many line ills., partly printed in red. Outer covers show signs of old insect damage; internally very good. Item #30099

Two carpentry manuals showing details and proportions of wood construction and carving. Originally printed in two 2-volume sets. Ours are volume 1, number 1, and volume 2, number 2. (Volume 1, number 2, and volume 2, number 1, are missing.) The photos, in sequence, show the covers; the inside front cover, first page, second page, and sample spread from one of the volumes; the first page, next to last page, and sample spread from the other volume. Price is for the two. Can be sent outside the US for less than the default shipping rate.

Price: $85.00

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