June 18, 2013

H. C. Andersen decorations by Shigeru Hatsuyama

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 See the big post at 50 Watts:

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 Shigeru Hatsuyama for Thumbelina (and other tales) (Japan, 1925)

June 17, 2013

1920s textbook covers from Japan

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Back cover, 1929, Japan, back cover of "Little Lord Fauntleroy," illustrator unknown

See my big post on 50 Watts: Children’s Textbook Covers in 1920s Japan