- Chicago: Black Cat Press, 1960 (1961).
- miniature book (7 x 5.2 cm.)
- maroon quarter morocco with Japanese paper-covered boards.
- Frontispiece; 3-28, (4) pages (french-fold).
- ISBN: none
Price: $75.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 51873
"Limited edition" (per colophon). According to the Black Cat Bibliography of Miniature Books and Ephemera, p. 33, this was limited to 300 copies, including 50 with the Japanese paper. The first Black Cat book listed by Forgue in his chronologically arranged bibliography. Preface plus 100 proverbs. Text (black) is printed inside borders formed by horizontal and vertical rules. The frontispiece is a two-color print showing Mt. Fuji. Sources of the proverbs are not indicated.