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Shinya Fujiwara: American Roulette (with rare red obi)

Publisher: Tokyo: Joho Center Shuppankyoko, 1990
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Soft cover
ISBN: 4795804834
Condition: Fine / Near Fine
Item #: 110814



First edition, second printing. Soft cover. Photographically illustrated wrappers; with photographically illustrated dust jacket and printed obi. Photographs by Shinya Fujiwara. Text in Japanese. Unpaginated (320 pp.), with four-color and black-and-white plates throughout. 9-1/2 x 7-1/4 inches. [Cited in Martin Parr and Gerry Badger, The Photobook: A History, Volume III. (London and New York: Phaidon, 2014)].


Fine in Near Fine dust jacket (some sunning to spine area, as is typical with this title; obi has a few wrinkes and closed tears).


A mixture of grainy, black-and-white images and saturated color photographs of rural and urban scenes throughout the United States are presented on a variety of papers and textures, together with the photographer's notes (in Japanese).