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"Annual for Photographers 1940" Photobook Rare Japan Anthology WWII Era


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"Nihon Tokusen Shashin Nenkan" - "Annual for Photographers 1940." Japan: Daimado, 1940, First Edition, HB, 26 cm x 18 cm, 190 pp, b/w photos, Japanese text.

A rare photography anthology from the WWII era. There are quite a few patriotic images that suggest nationalism with flags, etc., but no violent or militaristic photos. Plenty of the 1920s-1950s era of famous Japanese photographers.

Condition: Book is Quite Good for its age. Binding is distressed and split for the last page only. On the good side all of the photo pages are printed on a glossier style paper which has repelled moisture effects and foxing. Tipped-in Colophon still present. The slipcase has wear and toning.

Shipping costs: Checkout settings are for International airmail "small packet" (available for packages up to 2 kg), delivery estimated at 5-8 days - $16.80. Two other shipping options are also available: Economy airmail shipping SAL (surface/air), delivery estimated at 2-3 weeks - $9.80; and International EMS (express mail service), delivery estimated within 2-4 days - $22.20 (USA), $26.00 (Europe). Shipping weight: approx. 875g.