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Japanese automata : Karakuri zui : an eighteenth century Japanese manual of automatic mechanical devices / [Hosokawa Hanzō] ; translated and annotated by Murakami Kazuo.

細川半蔵. 村上和夫,
By: Hosokawa, Hanzō
Contributor(s): Murakami, Kazuo, 1948-
Language: Japanese, English Publisher: 大津 : 村上和夫, 2012. Publisher: [Ōtsu shi, Japan] : Murakami Kazuo, 2012.Description: 255 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.ISBN: 9784990622800; 4990622804Other title: 機巧図彙 / Uniform titles: Karakuri zui. English Subject(s): Automatic machinery -- Early works to 1800 | Puppet making -- Japan -- History | Mechanical dolls -- Japan -- Early works to 1800 | Puppet making -- Japan -- Early works to 1800 | Clock and watch making -- Japan -- Early works to 1800Ownership: Asia copy signed by Murakami KazuoOnline resources: Japanese record available for display
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Britain Europe and Prehistory Shelves HOR 2.7 K (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 10020567
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Reproduction of the Japanese original with notes and translation.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 252-253)

In English and Japanese.

Asia copy signed by Murakami Kazuo.