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SHIMADA Kinsuke. Shiki / Four Seasons (1972)

SHIMADA Kinsuke. Shiki (The Four Seasons). Tokyo: Nihon Kotsuko-sha, 1972. Édition originale, ENVOI / First edition, INSCRIBED. — AVAILABLE: see STOCKLIST for pricing

Description — In-folio (43 x 33 x 5 cm), 208 p., 4,6 kg.
Cloth binding, cloth box, cardboard box, 102 f-p color pictures. "Kinsuke Shimada — A Pilgrim in Search of Natural Beauty", Notes / captions by Kinsuke SHIMADA, in English and Japanese. Afterword by SHIMADA, in Japanese. Laid in : one presentation leaflet.
Reliure toile, emboitage entoilé, emboitage carton, 102 photographies coul. à pleine p. "Kinsuke Shimada — A Pilgrim in Search of Natural Beauty", notes / légendes par SHIMADA Kinsuke, en anglais et japonais. Postface par SHIMADA, en japonais. Inséré : un feuillet de présentation.

État / Condition — VG (light foxing on first and last blank pages) / TB (lég. rousseurs en 1ères & dern. pages).

Remarques & avis / Review — An amazing picturesque journey in color, off the beaten tracks throughout Japan, by Kinsuke SHIMADA, in an excellently crafted, imposing volume.

Un parcours pittoresque et magnifique dans les arrières pays du Japon, en couleur, par SHIMADA Kinsuke, dans un imposant volume de facture remarquable.

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