Notes: "A collection of miscellaneous articles by the former publisher and editorof the Hokubei Jiji (North American Times) in Seattle. The title is drawn from the first portion of the book which has articles on the Japanese exclusion movement. The rest of the volume contains articles on American institutions, American national character, Japanese national character, and other topics."—Buried Past, 149.
"Collection of essays that appeared in Hokubei Jiji, a Japanese American newspaper in Seattle, and were written by the president of the newspaper. Many essays talk about anti-Japanese sentiments on the West Coast, but Arima also explains the cultural and social background of white people."—JANM bibliography, 135.
, 4, 4, 360,  pages. Calligraphic frontispiece plate.
Edition + Condition: Second printing (May 15, 1922, following the first printing of January 5). Very good in the publisher's green cloth. Lacking a jacket, a box, or both.
Publication: Tokyo: Kensei Shoten, 1922 (Taisho 11).
Item No: #308124