377 pp, 6 15/16" H. Integral ribbon bookmark. In publisher's slipcase. Hundreds of Japanese proverbs are presented in Japanese characters and Roman letters, with literal and free translations into English, German and French. Indices give English, German and French proverbs with references to related Japanese proverbs. For the purposes of this book, "the term 'proverbs' includes maxims, sayings, quotations and idioms." Previous owner's chop (stamp) mark on free front endpaper, a few very tiny scuff marks on covers. Slipcase is clean and bright.