Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Japan: Tokyo 1964

Tokyo: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1964. First edition. Paperback. Series of six loose postcards, as issued, housed in a decorative cardboard folder, with Japanese emblem above the five Olympic rings. Published by the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the occasion of the XVIIIth Olympic Games held in Tokyo in 1964, this series of 6 postcards depicts the following views:

- 1) Japan's National Stadium, principal site for the Tokyo Olympic Games
- 2) Imperial Palace Plaza in Tokyo, the capital of Japan
- 3) Poem card game, a New Year's tradition in Japan
- 4) Golden Pavilion of the Kinkaku-ji Temple, Kyoto, Japan
- 5) Snow-clad Mt. Fuji, Japan's highest mountain, and Lake Kawaguchi
- 6) Kegon Waterfall in Nikko National Park, Japan

Each postcard measures 4 x 5 1/2".

Slight shelf wear and soiling along edges of folder. Slight creasing at top right corner of postcard #4. Captions in English, French and Spanish. Folder in overall good, postcards in very good condition. g to vg. Item #37723

Price: $50.00

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