Tokyo: Chuo-Koronsha, Inc, 1971. First edition. In white boards with title printed in black on cover and spine, with gray dust jacket and white printed obi band.  pp. Text in Japanese and English. 8 3⁄4 x 10 1⁄2 in. Edge wear to dustjacket and light toning to extremities of endpapers; very good. Item #6289
Superb social documentary photography of life in 1960s Japan, capturing moments of romance, violence, youth, death, labor, leisure, and ceremony across the country. Photographs by Haruo Tomiyama. Essays in Japanese and English by Takeshi Kaiko and Shoji Yamagishi, and a chronology of work in Japanese and English.