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    Once more unto the breach Samurai Warriors and Heroes in Ukiyo-e Masterpieces

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    Rights Sold: French, Italian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish (English language rights not available)
    Published June 2020
    Words: 14,500 in English (approx.)
    Language: Japanese & English bilingual
    Series: One title available
    PDF sample: upon request
    The original edition is exported to Asia, USA, Europe.

    Selling Points
    ・ Showcasing samurai warriors and heroes from Japanese folklores and history.
    ・ A perfect reference book for tattoo artists and illustrators.
    ・ Ukiyo-e art pieces by legendary Hokusai, Hiroshige, Kuniyoshi, Yoshitoshi, etc.

    A must-have book for samurai and ukiyo-e lovers. This book showcases various samurai warriors and heroes, including the Genji and Heike clans, samurai warriors of the 15th-16th centuries, the swordsman and poet Miyamoto Musashi, Eight Dog Warriors from the novel The Eight Dog Chronicles written in the Edo period, Jiraiya (the toad-riding Ninja character from Japanese folklore), Forty-seven Ronin, the Chinese hero Guan-Yu, and more. Vigorous and powerful characters illustrated in vibrant and dynamic compositions are simply overwhelming and stunningly beautiful.

    NAKAU Ei, a permanent board member of the International Committee of the International Ukiyo-e Society, has collected a large number of fine Ukiyo-e prints and has published/exhibited them worldwide.
    • Size:228×182mm
    • Pages:240Pages(Full Color)
    • Binding:Softbound
    • Publisher:PIE International
    • Language:J/E bilingual
    • ISBN:978-4-7562-5266-1 C0071
    • Author:NAKAU Ei

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