Nobuko Albery, 24 July 1986
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Princeton, 281 pp., £25, August 1985, 0 691 06635 3Show More
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Princeton, 570 pp., £39.50, March 1986, 0 691 06599 3Show More
Mitford’s Japan: The Memoirs and Recollections, 1866-1906, of Algernon Bertram Mitford, the First Lord Redesdale edited by Hugh Cortazzi.
Athlone, 270 pp., £18, October 1985, 0 485 11275 2Show More
“... the militantly progressive Asahi Journal, when, a few years ago, they reviewed a collection of Sir Hugh Cortazzi’s lectures, given in Japanese. The lectures describe his visits to provincial capitals of Japan, where he was British Ambassador, and the book, never translated into English, is entitled Island Countries East and West: Japan and ...”