Imagen de la librería
First Edition. W. Eugene Smith's most celebrated and equally controversial photoessay detailing the deliberate poisoning of a Japanese city by a nearby chemical manufacturer. Includes "Tomoko Uemura in Her Bath" 1971, a haunting image of a mother bathing her severely deformed daughter, which was subsequently left out of later editions at the behest of the subject's family. Fine and unread in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Jacket has two closed tears at the the rear panel, else Near Fine.Roth 101 US. N° de ref. de la librería 138498
Sinopsis: One of the high points of 20th-century photojournalism: the Smith's documented the effects of mercury--discharged by a Chisso factory into the town's water and food supply--on the population and the Japanese government and Chisso's attempt to hide those effects. Photographs by W. Eugene Smith; text by Aileen M. Smith. 192 pages; over 100 b&w photos; 9.5 x 11.75 inches.
Título: Minamata (First Edition)
Editorial: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston
Año de publicación: 1975
Condición de la sobrecubierta: Dust Jacket Included
Edición: First Edition.
Descripción Holt, Rinehart Winston, New York, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. First printing. Text by Aileen M. Smith accompanies her husband's heart wrenching black and white images which showed the damages from chemical poisoning to the Japanese island Kyushu. A clean near fine copy in an about good dust jacket with several large chips and a number of large edge tears and creases. Still, a very serviceable copy. (Roth 232-233). Nº de ref. de la librería 136378
Descripción Holt, Rinehart 1975-05-11, 1975. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: good. 1st. 0030136318. Nº de ref. de la librería 575603
Descripción Holt Rinehary Winston, 1975. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Good. First Edition. stated First Edition. dj has rubbed and chipped edges, corners. book has light signs of handling, otherwise unmarked, solid, clean. additional postage required for international orders. Nº de ref. de la librería 4413571
Descripción Alskog Sensorium. Holt, Rinehart and Winston. New York, NY., 1975. Estado de conservación: Fine. FIRST EDITION HARDBACK Book condition is Fine. Dust Jacket is Very Good. Not Price Clipped. Profusely Illustrated with B&W photographs. W. Eugene Smith is considered one of the world's greatest photographers. He almost lost his life from a beating by thugs representing the company responsible for the mercury poisoning in the city of MINAMATA, Japan. This First Edition contains one of the most powerful and moving photo's ever taken called Tomoko Uemura in Her Bath. Dust Jacket is chipped but is Nicely Cleaned up and protected with Acid Free Clear Archival Cover. 8.75 x 11.75 Inches in size. 192 numbered pages. Stated First Edition. Also First Printing. Nº de ref. de la librería 4150
Descripción Holt, Rinehart, 1975. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. 1st. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Nº de ref. de la librería 0030136318
Descripción An Alsog-Sensorium Book/Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, 1975. Leatherette Covered Boards. Estado de conservación: Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Near Fine(+). W. Eugene Smith Photographs Ilustrador. First Edition. 192 pp. Prologue, Text, over 140 b/w photos, Chronology, Medical Report. The Smiths' landmark account of the poisoning of Minamata region inhabitants by mercury discharge from a neighboring chemical plant. What happenend to many people, and the long struggle of the many victims to force the chemical firm to admit responsibility and pay compensation are vividly described in words and over 140 graphic b/w photos, some taken by Aileen after Eugene was savagely beaten by company-employed thugs. Fn 1st edition HC copy in a NF+ DJ; would be Fn except for chipping on spine at upper edge and front lower corner tip. DJ now protected in an archival cover. PS0022c Size: 11 3/4 x 9 3/4 Inches. Nº de ref. de la librería 10-601423
Descripción (Aperture) Grossman Publishers, New York, 1975. Faux leather. Estado de conservación: Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. First Edition. 192 pages. The renowned effort of photojournalism by the husband-wife team that documents the environmental pollution by a chemical company of the food chain, the fish, which was consumed by the people of Minamata; of the physical effects caused by the mercury poisoning; and of the battle by Minamata against the company and the government. The book was previously owned by the photographer and brewer, Bill Owens, who signed the title page. The dustjacket has a pair of closed tears to the front panel. Size: 4to. Nº de ref. de la librería 001377
Descripción Holt, Rinehart Winston, New York, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. First printing. Text by Aileen M. Smith accompanies her husband's heart wrenching black and white images which showed the damages from chemical poisoning to the Japanese island Kyushu. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket with the most minute wear. A much nicer than usual copy. (Roth 232-233). Nº de ref. de la librería 152361