National Research Council, 1927. Item #1997
HOLLAND, Maurice. THE INDUSTRIAL TRANSITION IN JAPAN. NY: National Research Council, . 16mo., salmon-colored pictorial boards. First Edition. An early study of the transition of Japan into the industrial age, including chapters on the pearl industry, fisheries, civil aviation, and the silk industry. Signed presentation from Holland on the front endpaper: "To Tom Smith and the Mrs. for many kindnesses on my first trip to Newton, Maurice Holland. Oct. 6, 1949." Uncommon to locate an inscribed copy. Very Good (sunning to spine, little wear). $85.00.