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Ryuji Miyamoto: Kau Lung Shing Chai (Kowloon Walled City) [SIGNED]

Publisher: Tokyo: Atelier Peyotil, 1988
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 4893420704
Condition: Fine / Fine
Item #: 112873



First edition, first printing. Signed in black ink on the title page by Miyamoto. Hardcover. Paper-covered boards with title stamped in red on cover; with photographically illustrated dust jacket and 2-3/8 inch printed obi. Photographs by Ryuji Miyamoto. Text (in Chinese, Japanese and English) on laid-in, illustrated sheet by Shin Muramatsu. Unpaginated, with 45 black-and-white plates. 10 x 7-1/2 inches.


Fine in Fine dust jacket.


Miyamoto's dystopian night views of Kowloon's streets and alleyways create an ominous sensation, as if one cannot escape the walled city.