Honolulu: Reed Publishers, 1976. Line drawings by A. R. H. Canlis. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Item #19930
4to. 455pp. Illustrated throughout. Embossed paper over boards blocked in silver on the spine and upper board. Decorated endpapers based on a kimono fabric design. Introduction by Neil K. Davey. Contents: Part I: All of the characters occurring in signatures and inscriptions; II: Printed Japanese characters and photographs of artist signatures; iii: Alphabetical listing of artists with examples of their signatures and work. . A fine copy. Inscribed by the author. Rare.