A shirtless japanese man, his back covered in tattoos.

Japanese Tattoos: Meanings, Shapes and Motifs

by Yori Moriart

With a lengthy history, Japan culture contains a plethora of beautiful art and artists, including tattoos. Japanese Tattoos  is a collection of beautiful illustrations with in-depth descriptions of the meaning and history of each, such as mythical beasts, god-like entities and important historical figures. From hawks to tigers to foxes to dragons to carp fish, this is a beautiful book to just flip through and learn a little something along the way.