Tokyo: Nippon-Kobo Co., Ltd. 1956. Oblong quarto. First Edition. Company book illustrating the naval production of Mitsubishi, edited by noted war time photographer Yōnosuke Natori. Illustrated with gravure images, two tipped in. The book's editors were keen to highlight the production of ships for allied countries in the first world war as well as to show the conversion of commercial vessels to naval at the onset of the second world war. Very slight wear to velvet covered boards, near fine.