Unbeaten Tracks in Japan: An Account of Travels in the Interior Including Visits to the Aborigines of Yezo and the Shrine of Nikko

No. Pages: 352
Dimensions: 5.2 x 7.4"
Format: Paperback & Digital
Price: US $12.95
ISBN: 9781933330198 (p) / 9780893469696 (e)
Release Date: 20-Feb-07


The first recorded account of Japan by a Westerner, this 1878 book captures a lifestyle that has nearly vanished. The author traveled 1,400 miles by horse, ferry, foot, and jinrikisha.

Isabella Lucy Bird (1831–1904) was a pioneering woman adventurer who wrote many books about faraway places.