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TOMATSU Shomei. Kingdom of Mud / Doro no Ookoku (1978)



TOMATSU Shomei. Doro no Ookoku / Kingdom of Mud. Tokyo: Asahi Sonorama (Sonorama Shashin Sensho 12), Showa 53 (1978). First edition thus & printing. — AVAILABLE: see STOCKLIST for pricing

Description — Square in-8° carré (20,5 x 21,5 x 1,5 cm), (120) p., 550 g.
Hardcover, pict. dj, b&w pictures. Preface by Shomei TOMATSU in Japanese, Postfaces by Koichi TANIKAWA in Japanese and Akira HASEGAWA in English.
Cartonné, jaquette ill., photographies n&b. Préface par TOMATSU Shomei en japonais, Postfaces par TANIKAWA Koichi en japonais et HASEGAWA Akira en anglais.

État / Condition — VG (light wear to dj).
TB (jaquette un peu frottée).

Remarques & avis / Review — The new edition, in the famous 'Sonorama Shashin Sensho' collection, of Shomei TOMATSU's fantastic photo-reportage in Afghanistan (1963, first published in 1968): superb portraits and everyday life scenes in deep blacks under the blinding light.

La nouvelle mouture, dans la célèbre collection 'Sonorama Shashin Sensho', du fantastique photo-reportage de TOMATSU Shomei en Afghanistan (1963, publié pour la première fois en 1968) : superbes portraits et scènes de vie courante en noirs profonds sous la grande lumière.

Divers / Misc. — See also / Voir aussi:
TOMATSU Shomei. Salaam Aleikom (1968)




























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