Translated by Lucien Stryk, with drawings by Brian Denington, (see specimen page below), No. 56 of a limited edition of 80, signed by translator and artist, unpaginated [but in fact 53 pp], boards covered in green handmade paper with green goatskin spine (missing d/w), spine sunned (see picture), small mark on front cover, rear cover a little marked and rubbed, otherwise in very good condition, Embers Handpress (Norwich, Norfolk) 1984
29.4 x 19 cm, 550g, no ISBN
For further information about Basho, see http://www.shadowpoetry.com/resources/haiku/basho.html
The translator states in his introduction that “this collection was over seven years in the making”.