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Here members and visitors can list books they need, and books they are willing to trade or sell.

The scope of books listed may be slightly broader than our clubsite's shin hanga focus, to reflect many collectors' wider interests. It seems most collectors were either drawn to shin hanga from another related field, or vice versa. In any case, books reflect and support these pursuits, and we're happy to help.

Send us an email stating your needs or offerings. NO FEES -- we do only the anonymous postings here, and the parties can deal with each other directly via the "Contact" links provided.

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  • Shiko Munakata. Vigorous Women Carried Off By Force, first edition, pub. by Ryuseikaku 1950s?. Blue cloth, decor. paper label pasted on cover, decor. slipcase, spine faded, good clean copy. $150
  • R.G. Robertson. Contemporary Printmaking in Japan, first edition, ex lib, library stamps on endpages only, clean & tidy, dj. $50
  • Oliver Statler. Modern Japanese Prints, 5th printing, 1961, black cloth, silver dec., spine faded, slipcase a little worn, nice copy. $45
  • Toshi Yoshida & Rei Yuki. Japanese Printmaking, first edition, in virtually as new cond., slipcase a little worn. $250
  • Gaston Petit & Amadio Armoleda. Evolving Techniques in Japanese Woodblock Prints. ex lib., library stamps on endpapers only, tape marks inside covers,clean copy. $55
  • Urushibara, Ten Woodcuts after designs by Frank Brangwyn. Published by Bodley Head 1924, 10 mounted woodblocks, 7 are signed. A printing of 270, 250 of which were for sale.The spine is faded, the covers and endpapers with designs. No. 176 of 270. The three unsigned prints have the artists seal in the block, the others are signed in pencil. $3000
  • Yanagi Soetsu. Shiko Munakata - The Woodblock Prints, first edition, pub. Tokyo 1958, Eng/Jap, essays by Kanjiro Kawai, Yanagi, Munakata. A number of the illus. have English translations of titles written below in pencil (this is very unobtrusive). Bookplate on front endpaper (Betts). Both the covers & slipcase have been damp at some time resulting in a faint pinkish tinge on the covers, and both are a little grubby. Otherwise a very nice copy. Make offer.
    A full catalogue of his work until date of publication. Contents: in English, 32 pp essays + career. Full-page photo of artist at work followed by, in Japanese, 134 pp descriptive illus. cat., + ~173 pp of colour & b/w illus., titles in Japanese. Cream cloth with titles in gold block. Artist's name in English & in Japanese on respective front & back covers. Decor. slipcase, book size 12" by 8-1/2".

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Listing 002      Contact Posting Party


  • Hamanaka, S. & Newland, A. The Female Image: 20th century prints of Japanese beauties (Leiden: Hotei, 2000) 220 pp. 350 colour illus. 30x22 cm. Cloth, dust jacket. Comprehensive survey of shin-hanga beauties prints. The book is lavishly illustrated with prints from Japanese, European and American collections. English and Japanese text. Fine condition. Will trade for a good shin hanga print.
  • Narazaki, Muneshige, ed., Kawase Hasui Mokuhangashu (Tokyo: Kodansha & Mainichi Shimbun, 1979) Folio hb, cloth slipcase. Catalogue raisonné of Kawase Hasui works. All Watanabe prints in color; others b/w. Text in Japanese. VG+ condition. Make offer; what have you?

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  • A portfolio series of 29 Kiyoshi Saito woodblock and watercolor prints in color plates, dated from 1948 to 1969. The foreword is written by Oliver Statler. There is a black cloth case, enclosing the 29 color plates, sized approx. 18 inches high by 14 inches wide. condition. Make offer; what have you?

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  • Stephens, Amy Reigle ed. The new wave: Twentieth-century Japanese prints from the Robert O. Muller Collection, London: Bamboo Publishing, 1993. hb, dj. Offering $250 to $350, please state condition.

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Listing 005      Contact Posting Party


  • Taisho no onna: Hashiguchi Goyō ten (Tokyo: Riccar Art Museum, 1976). Will pay top dollar.

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