KOTOWAZA NO IZUMI. FOUNTAIN OF JAPANESE PROVERBS / BRUNNEN JAPANISCHER SPRICHWORTER / FONTAINE DE PROVERBES JAPONAIS.

By: Takashima Taiji.

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Book Condition: Near Fine


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.

Title: KOTOWAZA NO IZUMI. FOUNTAIN OF JAPANESE PROVERBS / BRUNNEN JAPANISCHER SPRICHWORTER / FONTAINE DE PROVERBES JAPONAIS.

Author Name: Takashima Taiji.

Categories: Literary Reference,

Edition: Fourth printing.

Publisher: Tokyo, Hokuseido Press: 1983

ISBN Number: 4590006499

ISBN Number 13: 9784590006499

Binding: Simulated leather

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 27247

Keywords: Sayings, Wisdom, Thinking, Culture, Experience, Maxims, Quotations, Idioms.,