OHASHI Mitsuyoshi. TOKYO SHISEI ZUHYO [GRAPHIC ILLUSTRATION OF TOKYO CITY]. Tokyo: Tôkyô-shi [Tokyo City], Kyôtô Insatsu Kabushiki Kaisha, 1935. Large folio, 44.3 x 30.7 cm. Bound western-style in navy blind-patterned cloth. Housed in the original printed cardboard slipcase. 44 pages of full-color graphs, maps, etc. depicting in full detail the water system of metropolitan Tokyo. A classic in the development of modern techniques in depicting information. A near fine copy of this unusual and important book: The book is clean and crisp, the cardboard slipcase is worn. (Tufte, ENVISIONING INFORMATION, p. 106).

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