Author:Bodley, (Major) R.V.C

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A Japanese Omelette: A British Writer's Impressions of the Japanese Empire [*SIGNED*]

By: Bodley, (Major) R.V.C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tokyo, The Hokuseido Press: (c.1933, 1934)

Edition: Unstated edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24678

Condition: Very Good


(no dust jacket) [a nice clean book with minimal shelfwear, spine cloth slightly faded; PLEASE NOTE, however, that the title page has come loose from the binding]. (B&W photographic plates) INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the ffep: "To Carmelita Wilson / primarily to prove to Carey / that the author once posessed / a uniform / appreciatively / Ronnie Bodley / Hollywood / Oct. 1935." The author had served in the British Army during World War I, and after the war, acting on the suggestion of T.E. Lawrence (of Arabia) that he "go live with the Arabs," he spent seven years ... View more info