Lethal Elegance – The Art of Japanese Sword Fittings by Joe Earle
This English language book was published in 2004 by Joe Earle (Boston Museum of Fine Arts). It shows 150 high-quality sword fittings with a focus on their style and techniques. Visual effects of different alloys as well as evolution and symbolism are also discussed and explained.
This book is the hardcover version!
256 pages, hardcover (!!), very good condition
Price: 70 Euro