Item #14268 The Old Man Who Made the Dead Trees Blossom. Japanese Fairy Tales.
The Old Man Who Made the Dead Trees Blossom.
The Old Man Who Made the Dead Trees Blossom.
The Old Man Who Made the Dead Trees Blossom.
The Old Man Who Made the Dead Trees Blossom.
The Old Man Who Made the Dead Trees Blossom.
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The Old Man Who Made the Dead Trees Blossom.

Tokyo: T. Hasegawa, 38 Yotsuya Hommura, "publisher and art printer", 1903 - 1911, Japanese Fairy Tale Series #4, woodblock crepe paper soft cover, two silk ties, 4 1/8" x 6"; np. Softcover. Toploader small softcover (crepe) story.

One day the dog belonging to the kind hearted couple dug up some gold, so the evil neighbors took him. But the dog would not find gold for them, so they killed him.  Good fortune continued for the dog's family and bad fortune for the neighbor's. In Japanese crepe paper or Chirimen-bon, limp, textured paper which takes lettering and woodblocks very clearly, with two silk ties.

CONDITION: Good Plus; no names, covers faded and darkening, bottom tie half pulled, and pale spot on back bottom corners. Item #14268

Price: $135.00

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