Yato, Tamotsu (Photographs)
Title Naked Festival
Book Condition Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Publisher New York & Tokyo John Weatherhill 1969
Seller ID 3162
A year's cycle of 26 of modern Japan's riotously primitive festivals, in 145 dramatic photographs. A photo-essay by Tamotsu Yato, with an introduction by Yukio Mishima, essays by Tatsuo Hagiwara, Mutsuro Takahaski, and Kozo Yamaji, and visual presentation by Gan Hosoya. Publishers red cloth, silver spine lettering, endpapers are b&w photos. Dust jacket with many-colored spine, illustrated with b&w photos. ; 9-1/4" x 12-1/4"; 177 pp; Book slightly sunned along top edge, small bump along bottom edge, otherwise fine. Jacket lightly edgeworn including small closed tears (largest is 1/2"), front flap is clipped but retains original $12.50 price.