What is Karate? (Rare, 1st Printing) / Oyama, Masutatsu
- Date Listed07/09/2018
What is Karate? (Rare, 1st Printing) / Oyama, Masutatsu (Mas). Tokyo: Tokyo-News Co., 1958. First printing, first English-language edition printed in 1958. First Japanese edition was 1957. 98 pp. Profusely illustrated with photos (b & w) and some colour plates. A superb unread copy, no owner's marks, no tears, no soiling. Just some minor waviness to the front paste-down (common to most copies) and the slightest trace of shelf-wear to the dustajcket at extremities. Very rare and never found in this exceptional condition. No restoration has been done to the book. Hardcover. Very good condition. Dust jacket is included.