YAMAWAKI, Iwao, and others. Japanese Houses Today.

(Tokyo): The Asahi Shimbun Press, 1958.  First edition.  Quarto.  270 pages.  Cool study of contemporary Japanese housing which underwent a remarkable development following the large destruction of houses during WWII.  The volume is divided into three sections, the surroundings of the house, the function of the house, and the structure and furnishings of the house.  The volume is illustrated with 311 photographic plates and illustrations by Shingo Yamaji.  A very good copy in dust jacket.  Uncommon.


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