New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1917.
First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 444 pp + publisher's ads, with 96 illustrations, including color frontispiece. Original red cloth binding decorated in black and gilt, with top edge gilt. Spine a bit dulled, minor abrasion to gilt at top edge; still quite an attractive copy. Bookplate of J. Elmore Turrell on front pastedown. No dust jacket. A compilation of Japanese tales from mythology, legends, medieval romance, and a few modern stories. Elizabeth Champney was the author of a several "Romance of..." volumes (the rest relating to Europe) as well as the Vassar Girls Abroad series of novels aimed at young women. This volume was co-authored with her son.