Boston: Shambhala Publications, Inc., 1985. First Printing. Soft Cover. Ocatvo. Near Fine. Item #011886
179pp. A Fascinating account of an American kendo student in Japan. The author reveals the samurai tradition, the time honored methods, as well as myths and legends of old Japan. Lowry writes at length on Menenori Yagyu, 15th Century sword master, teacher to Tokugaea Shoguns and friend of Miyamoto Musashi. Photographs. Glossary. Bound in original paper wraps.