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Little Pictures Of Japan

by Miller, Olive Beaupre, Edited By Pictures By Sturges Katharine

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Cinemage Books
Published
1925
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First Edition
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Chicago: The Book House For Children, 1925. Little Pictures Of Japan is a large book of traditional Japanese poetry hightlighted by 100's of beautiful full color drawings and artwork both full page and smaller drawings throughout. by Katharine Sturges. Ms. Sturgis also did the wonderful endsheets. There are some child's ink marks and scribbles to the verso of the… Read more
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Designer's Guide to Japanese Patterns I & 2

by Allen, Jeanne

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Cinemage Books
Published
1984
Edition
First Printings
ISBN
9780877014829
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$75.00

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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1984. Includes vol 1 and 2 and are being offered only as a collection. Beautiufl books of Japanese patterns in black and white and some color. Includes descriptions of each design. Great books. Both are fine with vol. 1 having formier owner sig. on the front endsheet. . First Printings. Small Paper.
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Early american Release Still for Seven Samurai (The Magnificent Seven)

by Kurosawa, Akira

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Cinemage Books
Published
1954
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American release Still
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Hollywood: Columbia Pictures, 1954. Nice close-up famous portrait of the great actor Toshiro Mifune in the Seven Samurai which has the title The Magnificent Seven on the still. The film was originally released in 1954. This is from an early American release. Fine. . American release Still. Still.
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The Films Of Akira Kurosawa.

by Richie, Donald with Additional Material By Joan Mellen

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Cinemage Books
Published
1984
Edition
First Revised Edition
ISBN
9780520051911
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CA.: Univ. Of Ca. Press, 1984. Revised edition and still the definitive book on the great Japanese director that covers in full & rich detail his films inlcuding new chapters on Dodesukaden, Dersu Uzala and Kagemusha. Illustrated with over 143 finely printed stills.Laid in are postcards for a 2002 tv. show on his career that was broadcast on Great Performances.… Read more
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So Crazy Japanese Toys! Live Action TV Show toys from the 1950's to Now

by Matison, Jimbo

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Cinemage Books
Published
2003
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780811835299
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$25.00

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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2003. Full color lavish look at strange Japanese action figure toys. Pages of toy information in the back of the book. Brightly colored and printed on heavy glossy paper. Fine. . First Printing. Large Paper.
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Kwaidan

by Jee-Yun, Jung

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Cinemage Books
Published
2004
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First Printing
ISBN
9781569718414
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$30.00

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OR.: Dark Horse, 2004. Beautiful full color graphic novel set in 12th century Japan featuring ghosts and strange demons. Beautifully drawn and colored. Fine and unread. . First Printing. Paper.
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Robert Mapplethorpe

by Hershkovits, David, Introduction By

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Cinemage Books
Published
1987
Edition
First Japanese Edition
ISBN
9784891941499
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$75.00

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Japan: Parco, 1987. TEXT IN JAPANESE. Very handsome edition of the late controversial photograph's work. Illustrated with 60 nicely reproduced black and white photographs + 12 in color. Fine. . First Japanese Edition. Small Paper.
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The Kurosawa

by Kurosawa, Akira

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Cinemage Books
Published
1980
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First Edition
ISBN
0097103905198
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$300.00

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Japan: Toho Co. Ltd., 1980. TEXT IN JAPANESE. Superb and rare large 224pg. book documenting the great director's career through 100's of stills and photographs many in color. A visual treat and a great tribute to one of the world's greatest filmmakers. Near fine. Laid in his a postcard for a film series with a still of Rashomon printed on… Read more
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99 More Unuseless Japanese Inventions. The Art Of Chindogu.

by Kawakami, Kenji

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Cinemage Books
Published
1997
Edition
First American Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780393317435
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New York: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1997. Sequel of sorts of more funny crazy, eccentric & silly things, gadgets & gizmos invented by the Chindogu group of inventors of unuseless things. Illus. with many full color funny photographs. Fine. First American Edition/1st Printing. Small Paper.
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Federico Fellini

by Fellini, Federico

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Cinemage Books
Published
1985
Edition
First Japanese Edition
ISBN
9784826101165
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$125.00

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Japan: Haga Publishers, 1985. TEXT IN JAPANESE. A superb pictorial on the great director. There is very little text and most of the book is comprised of beautiful b&w photos, stills, and posters printed on nice glossy paper. There is also a section of color photos. One of the nicest pictorials on Fellini. There is a very soft small faint… Read more
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Arte Del Objeto Japones, (Art of the Japanese object)

by Borras, Maria Lluisa. Photographs By Iwamiya, Takeji

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Cinemage Books
Published
1969
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First Edition
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Spain: Ediciones Poligrafa,, 1969. TEXT IN ENGLISH, SPANISH, FRENCH AND GERMAN. Very attractive 116pg. book on Japanese objects and things. Includes, fans, clothes, tools, packages, baskets, puppets, masks, and more. Illustrated with 116 photos including some in color. Light chipping to the top edge of the dustjacket and a touch of foxing to the cloth which is somewhat common for… Read more
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Katachi 30 Postcards of Classic Japanese Design

by Iwamiya, Takeji, Photographs By

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Cinemage Books
Published
2001
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First Edition
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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2001. Very scarce collection of 30 postcards of photographs of classic Japanese design and objects. Photographed in beautiful b&w by the noted Japanese photographer Takeji Iwamiya. Fine in a fine box. First Edition. Postcards.
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The Japanese Movie

by Richie, Donald

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Cinemage Books
Published
1966
Edition
2nd Printing
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$100.00

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Japan: Kodansha International Ltd. , 1966. TEXT IN ENGLISH. Handsome picto. history of the Japanese film by the foremost western authority on this subject. Well illustrated with 100's of b&w stills printed on glossy paper. Two tiny spots to the front endsheet, price clipped & a tiny imperfection to the edge of the half title pg. Very minute wear… Read more
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Spartacus Japanese Souvenir Program

by Kubrick, Stanley

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Published
1991
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Japan: Universal, 1991. TEXT IN JAPANESE. Beautiful 24pg. large souvernir program for the 1991 re-issue of Kubrick's big budget Hollywood epic. Illus. w. color & b&w photos & portraits. Fine. Laid in is a nice foldover for the dvd release of the film in America. . Oversize Paper.
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Acts Of Worship. Seven Stories

by Mishima, Yukio. Translated By John Bester

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Cinemage Books
Published
1989
Edition
1st American Edition
ISBN
9780870119378
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$25.00

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Tokyo/New York: Kodansha International, 1989. Attractive edition of stories by the late Japanese author. There is a soft paper clip indent to the top of the front panel of dj. & very soft diag. crease to back endsheet & last pg. that was made in the binding. Near fine/near fine. 1st American Edition. Bds & Cl. W. Dj..
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Rashomon

by Kurosawa,Akira

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Published
1969
Edition
First Printing
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New York: Grove Press 1969., 1969. Inclds. the screenplay along w. 2 short stories by Akutagawa that the film was based on,essays & over 200 stills & photos. 1st edition. Very minute rubbing to the covers which is common with this title, and a few lines in the intro have underlining. Vg. Laid in is large postcard with a… Read more
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Marilyn Monroe, An Appreciation

by Arnold, Eve

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Cinemage Books
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9784880636269
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Japan JICC 1989. fine/fine. TEXT IN JAPANESE. Although the same book as the Am. ed. The layout & look is very different. For the Monroe completist. paper orig. edition. Binding is wraps. w. dj..
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Film Comment Magazine.

by Jameson, Richard T., Editor

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Cinemage Books
Published
1993
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Volume 29. Number 3 May-June 1993
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New York: The Film Society Of Lincoln Center, 1993. Includes articles on John Sayles, David Lynch, William Powell, Kurosawa, the reconstruction of Blade Runner,The Long Day Closes & more. Vg. light wear. Volume 29. Number 3 May-June 1993. Paper.
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Andy Warhol

by Miyazawa, Takeyoshi

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Cinemage Books
Published
1973
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1st Edition
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Tokyo: Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha, 1973. TEXT IN JAPANESE. Uncommon book on the late pop superstar-artist whose fame has lasted for more than 15 minutes. Illustrated with 82 pages of repros. on plates of some of his most famous pop images including many in color along with photos of the many superstars that graced his films. There are also many in-text photos… Read more
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Comrade Loves Of The Samurai & Songs Of The Geishas.

by Ihara, Saikaku. Translated By E. Powys Mathers. Intro. By Terence Barrow.

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Cinemage Books
Published
1984
Edition
6th Printing.
ISBN
9780804810241
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$10.00

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Vermont/Japan: Charles E. Tuttle Co., 1984. Homosexual love of samurai for samurai along with a small collection of unrelated geisha folk songs. 4 non erotic illustrations. Fine.. 6th Printing.. Paperback.
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