Item Detail

Item Number 8980
Title Tale Of The Shining Princess, The
Author Fisher, Sally (Adapted By)
Condition NF/VG+
Publisher Viking Press
Place Published New York
Date Published 1981
Binding Hardcover; 2nd Printing
Notes The near fine book is clean, straight & tight; bound in bright red cloth with gilt lettering and a gilt flower design on the front. The binding is about one shade sunned on the edges, otherwise the book would be fine. Endpapers are a very pretty gold color. Pages are all clean, without marks or tears. The dust jacket is clean and bright, price intact & unclipped. It has light edgewear, an internally mended edge tear and the front panel is sunned. Adapted by Sally Fisher from a translation of the story by Donald Keene. 'An extraordinarily beautiful moon princess who is sent to Earth for punishment temporarily becomes the daughter of a poor bamboo cutter and his wife'. ; Color Illustrations; 9" x 6 3/4"; 70 pages
LoC or ISBN 0670639710
Keyword(s) Sally Fisher,Donald Keene,Fiction,Japan,Japanese Folk Lore,Folk Lore
Category(ies) Misc. Collectible Fiction,Misc. Non-1sts (HB & PB)
Price $20.25