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Shin-Nippon: Genten no Kiroku (1970)



Shin-Nippon: Genten no Kiroku (The New Japan: Documenting its Origin). Tokyo: Mainichi Shinbun-sha, Showa 45 (1970). — AVAILABLE: see STOCKLIST for pricing

Description — 4° (25.5 x 21.5 x 1.5 cm), 228 p., hardcover, pict. dj, b&w pictures (gravure). Captions in Japanese.

État / Condition — Fine (wear to dj).

Remarques & avis / Review — A great pictorial panorama of Japan and the Japanese from their start from scratch after WW2 to the social turmoils of the late '60s, in fine gravure-printed news photographs that interestingly range from state meetings to miscellanea (black market, celebrities, sports, the nude photo boom, weather calamities, etc.). Fine dustjacket fullspread color picture by FUTAMURA Jiro.

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