Gleanings from Japan by W.G. Dickson [provenance: Japan Reference Library, and Office of War Information Overseas]
Gleanings from Japan by W.G. Dickson [provenance: Japan Reference Library, and Office of War Information Overseas]

Gleanings from Japan by W.G. Dickson [provenance: Japan Reference Library, and Office of War Information Overseas]

Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1889. Hardcover. x, 400 p.: illustrations; 23 cm. Red cloth with gilt-stamped spine title; black cover title and illustration. Stamped in gilt at lower corner of front cover: Japan Reference Library. Small printed label on front fixed endpaper: Japan Reference Library, New York. The same stamped in red at lower edge of title page. Stamped in red on both free endpapers: Office of War Information Overseas Branch Library, 111 Sutter St., San Francisco. In pencil on front fixed endpaper: "Indexed 10/22/40." In pencil on first page of Preface: "Jan. 1st '43 N.Y. Office 687." The United States Office of War Information was established by President Roosevelt on 13 June 1942. It conducted propaganda to influence foreign nations to contribute to an Allied victory and operated from June 1942 to September 1945. In Good+ Condition: corners are heavily rubbed; minor loss at ends of spine; cover is soiled; interior is clean and solid. Good +. Item #005709

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