Grouping of 6 Asian themed books. Titles include: 1) The Orchid Door – Ancient Korean Poems, published by J. L. Thompson & Co., Kobe, Japan and illustrated by Lilian Miller. Not dated but most likely 1st half 20th century. 2) Eastern Windows: an artist's of travel in Japan, Hokkaido, Korea, China and The Phillipines, by Elizabeth Keith. Printed in 1928 by the Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston & New York. 3) Little Pictures of Japan, published by The Book House for Children, 1925. 4) Legends of Ancient China. A collection of cut-outs with an accompanying story. Cut-outs made by Temple hill Cut-Outs of Chefoo, China. Book compiled by the Self-help Dept. Women's Bible School, Presbyterian Mission. 5) Korean Ways by Choy Sin Young. Details Korean family, contrasting old traditions with new traditions. Illustrated with colorful prints. 6) The History of Korean Art, by Andreas Eckardt, 1929. Printed in Germany by Ernst Hedrich Nachf., Leipzig. Condition: 1) Some wear and fading to silk cover. Some foxing and toning to interior pages. 2) Wear and losses to cover. Foxing and toning to interior pages. 3) Some foxing and toning to interior pages. 4) Some staining to cloth cover. Foxing,toning and edge loss to interior pages. 5) Wear to cover. Some water damage to interior pages. 6) Wear to cover. Interior with some toning.
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