LEE, T: Guidebook to the Tokaido: Piloted by Tere Lee

Lee, Tere. Guidebook to the Tokaido: Piloted by Tere Lee. Spencer Museum of Art, 1983. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30856) $15.00

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Includes a “stations of the Tokaido illustration. Second printing, Designed to enhance the immediacy of the Tokaido experience. 40p. Tokaido, which roughly means “eastern sea route,” was the most important of the Five Routes of the Edo period in Japan, connecting Kyoto to Edo (modern-day Tokyo). This guide illustrates that it was a popular topic in art and literature.

Black and white illustrations throughout.