Publisher: Tokyo: Daiwa Radiator Factory Co., Ltd., 2005
Edition: 1st Edition
Condition: Near Fine / No dust jacket as issued
Item #: 102208
First edition, first printing. Signed in black marker recto the front free endpaper by Matsue. Hardcover. Photographically illustrated paper-covered boards with two-inch white paper obi (Japanese wrap-around band) with a quote printed in pink text (in Japanese and English) by Daido Moriyama, no dust jacket as issued. Photographs by Taiji Matsue. Designed by Masayoshi Kodaira, Flame, Inc. Unpaginated (64 pp.), with 62 black and white plates beautifully printed in Japan by Kashimura Co., Ltd. 11-5/8 x 9 inches. Out of print.
Near Fine (small bump to the lower right corner; light smearing of the ink on the obi due to a printing error).
From Daido Moriyama (text printed on the obi): "This view almost exposes the city; it's nothing but a visual scandal."