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Graphic Scenes of the Japan Expedition, This work consists of a regular title page, an illustrated title page, ten large folio lithographic prints including two colored and eight color tinted and ten accompanying text pages.
The book has an introduction by Francis L. For more information visit the Heine Book A facsimile of the book 24 pages is currently available on a print on demand order basis.
These lithographs should not be confused with the very large lithographs published by E. Gunther, 2 volumes volume 1, pp -- volume 2, pp. Heine's memoir of the trip was published in German in It was in two volumes in this book set.
The books contain a total of 11 sometimes offered with 10 - probably not counting the frontispiece plate lightly tinted plates tinted engravings?
Also numerous woodcut engravings. Volume 1 has a frontispiece, pictorial title and 3 other plates. The plates depict the island of Liu Kiu, local Japanese, Commodore Perry in negotiation with Japanese officials as well as views of the other countries visited during this journey.
Included is the infamous plate depicting the public bath at Shimoda.
The plates are by Heine and the woodcut illustrations in the books are by Eduard Kretschmar. Sometimes offered in paper wraps. Also often found with both volumes bound into one.
Japan Und Seine Bewohner. The plates are 24 x 16 cm and image sizes generally The plates in this book were obviously drawn from images found in the original US Government narrative. Voyage Autour Du Monde. RollandTwo Volume Edition 2nd edition. For more information and pictures of the engravings, click here Other Books by Wilhelm Heine: Trautmann provides a 5 page preface, 22 page introduction, 8 page chronology, 30 pages of notes, a 10 page bibliography and an 11 page index that supplement the Heine memoir.
In total, Trautmann provides 86 pages of invaluable supplemental information which helps the reader understand the Heine memoir and place the expedition to Japan in historical perspective. The Heine memoir is not the choppy journal entry type style you often find in such literature."revolutionary war" "online books" full-text documents journals "first person" "old books" history geography science medicine health cartography gazetteers mathematics british american memoirs "american revolution" astronomy education biography regiments army navy nps ethnicity spanish french loyalists patriots tories whigs navy army artillery indians afro-americans battles skirmishes actions.
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