Tokyo: Shinchosha, 1984. First Japanese Edition, first printing. INSCRIBED by Abe in white ink on the front endpaper to Harvard literature professor Howard Hibbett. Text in Japanese.
This title was translated into English by Juliet Winters Carpenter as "The Ark Sakura" in 1988.
Fine in a Near Fine publisher's printed slipcase with a couple of short tears to the belly band.