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Ivy Illustrated - the Ivy League look

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Recently picked up on a spending spree on Amazon Japan were these superb Ivy Illustrated books. All the text is in Japanese, so much so that I don't even know the name of the author/illustrator - though the ageing gentleman does look very cool on the inside sleeve in Harrington, button-down shirt and jeans.

Don't worry about the language, the books are all about the images. All hand-drawn, they cover every conceivable detail (as Japanese books tend to do), from outfits, accessories and luggage through to food, plants and even famous wearers of the Ivy League style - all using the same drawing style as the front cover.

Really nice things to own - they retail for around 1680 Yen each - that's around £7.30.

Find out more at Amazon Japan

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Stephen Duncan

Cheers to Stephen for posting these books on the forums... ;)(wink)!

David Walker

Indeed - big thanks to yourself for pointing them out!

Dave

Stephen Duncan

No problem Dave, glad you liked them...

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