Hawley's Japanese Swordsmiths,
In celebration of the centenary of Willis M. Hawley: Orientalist, Collector,
Author 1896-1987, the Library of W.M. Hawley presents this edited Commemorative
Limited Issue 2-Volume boxed set, 1050 pages, 8 1/2 x 11 softcover.
A compilation of over 30,000 Japanese Swordsmiths' names - where and when
they worked and how they signed, Kanji and Romanization of names and signatures,
with a relative value rating of their work.
- A quick reference section on terminology
- File marks
- Tang shapes
- The Kanji of inscriptions
- Honorary titles
- Year names
- Map of schools
- Goban Kaji secret signs
Volume I: A-N
Volume II: N-Z
1050 pages in two volumes.
OUT OF PRINT
© 1997-2007 W.M. Hawley Library