Hirokawa Publishing, Tokyo, 1962. - Scare, beautiful book on Japanese medicinal plants, with text in Japanese and English. Green cloth-covered boards, lettered in red on front board, color photo illustration tipped onto embossed rectangle on front board, intricate gilt spine lettering, 10 3/8 x 7 1/4 inches, 254 pp., index, 240 high-quality color photo illustrations on high quality paper. Volume I (1962) is the revised edition, in which the Japanese and English are printed adjacent to each other on each page.