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History of Manga in the Showa Era 1926-1977 (1977)

Showa Manga-shi : 1926-1977 (A History of Manga in the Showa Era). Tokyo : Mainichi Shinbun-sha, Showa 52 (1977). — AVAILABLE: see STOCKLIST for pricing

Description — Thick 4° (27.5 x 21 x 2 cm), 314 p., 800 g.
Pict. softcover, color and monochrome (black & color: yellow, orange, blue, pink) illustrations, b&w photographs. Text in Japanese.
Couv. souple ill., illustrations coul. et monochromes (noir & couleur : jaune, orange, bleu, rose), photographies n&b. Texte en japonais.

État / Condition — VG / TB.

Remarques & avis / Review — A wonderful chronological anthology of the Japanese comic books since 1926, also with interviews and essays by famous mangaka and critics. An imposing volume, great layout and printing in vivid colors. Bonus: the lower corner of each page is part of a little flipbook! A personal favorite!

Une merveilleuse anthologie chronologique de la bande dessinée japonaise depuis 1926, avec en sus des interviews et essais par des mangakas et critiques célèbres. Un volume imposant, superbe maquette et impression en couleurs vives. Bonus : le coin inférieur de chaque page fait partie d'un petit flipbook ! Un favori personnel !

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