Butoh: Dance of the Dark Soul

Holborn, Mark

Published by Aperture, Inc., 1987
ISBN 10: 0893812161 / ISBN 13: 9780893812164
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Edge and corner wear to the dj; lightly scuffed and scratched; corners are gently bumped and rubbed; some light shelf wear; ex-library with the usual library markings; overall a nice used copy! Red cloth with black lettering on the spine. 129 entertaining and historical pages nicely enhanced by black and white and full-color photographs and illustrations! "Butoh is an explosive, convention-shattering performance art that has redefined the limits of dance and theater. The form was created by a handful of avantgarde postwar Japanese artists who drew upon their native agrarian myths, the iconoclastic theater of Antonin Artaud, and the influences of Western modern dance." Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: This dance book is not the ballet you would expect but beautiful and often alarming color photographs of this dance/performance art of the dark soul created by avantgarde post war Japanese artists, drawn on native agrarian myths, the theater of Antonin Artaud plus the influences of Western modern dance.

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Title: Butoh: Dance of the Dark Soul
Publisher: Aperture, Inc.
Publication Date: 1987
Binding: Red Cloth
Illustrator: Ethan Hoffman
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition.

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Book Description (New York), Aperture, (1987)., 1987. Erste Ausgabe. = A Sadev Book. * Handelt von Yoko Ashikawa, Dai Raku Kan, Kazuo Ohno, Min Tanaka und Mai Juku, Akaji Maro, Byakko-sha, Sankai Juku, Kiki no Buyou, Kazedaruma. Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 2001 31/23,5 cm. 129,3 S. OLeinen mit minimal gebrauchtem Schutzumschlag. Wenige Bl. im unteren Rand mit leichten Läsuren, minimal muffig. Dance of the dark soul. Nachwort: Haven O`More. Mit sehr zahlreichen, oft ganzseitigen, farbigen Fotoabbildungen. Bookseller Inventory # 24316

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Book Description A Sadev Book /Aperture, New York, 1987. Cloth. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Ethan Hoffman (illustrator). 1st American Edition. Commentaries by Mark Holgorn, Tatsumi Hijikata, and Yukio Mishima, Stroking photographs by Ethan Hoffman. Afterward by Haven O'More. Near Fine, in Very Good + D. J. that shows some minor chipping. Size: Folio. Bookseller Inventory # 05140

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Book Description Aperture Foundation, Inc., New York, NY, 1987. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 129 pages, Folio. Out of Print. Minor shelfwear. Tightly bound, no marks. Volume is in Near Fine condition. Bookseller Inventory # 53213

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Book Description Sadev Book/Aperture Publications, New York,NY, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. This is an unmarked clean copy in very good condition Dust jacket has mylar cover. Inscribed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 005333

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Book Description Sadev, 1987. Cloth boards. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 130pp. Colour Photographs. Photos are by Ethan Hoffman. Commentaries are by Mark Holborn, Tatsumi Hijikata and Yukio Mishima. A truly lovely copy. The system's estimate of postage will be wrong though. It is a very heavy book and will weigh over 1.45kgs packed. Please be prepared for this. Bookseller Inventory # 022101

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Book Description Aperture, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good Plus. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. VG+/NF. The book is closer to NF but a few very minor points indicate I should conservatively grade it at VG+. First 8 pages have light crease to the top corner. DJ is bright and clean, in mylar. Bookseller Inventory # 016063

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Book Description Aperture, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Just a bit of shelfwear to the DJ, else a fine copy. Green Apple Books and Music, Publisher Weekly's Bookstore of the Year 2014, has been San Francisco's favorite independent bookseller for more than 40 years! Shipping costs on oversize / international orders will reflect actual shipping charges and may be more than quoted by ABE. We will need to contact you with true shipping costs and ask for authorization before adjusting cost. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000009874

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Book Description Aperture / A Sadev Book, New York NY, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Ethan Hoffman, Photography (illustrator). 1st Edition. First edition 1987, first printing, no additional printings listed. Hardcover in full cloth with DJ. Condition as new, square tight and clean book, no edgewear, no names no underlinings no highlights no bent page corners, Not a reminder. DJ near fine, bright, won at the head of the spine with small tear, Price Not clipped. 4to, 128 pages, illustrated throughout with photographs. Heavy book will require additional postage for priority or international orders. Bookseller Inventory # 015273

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Book Description Sadev / Aperture, New York, 1987. Hard Cover in Dust Jacket. Book Condition: Near Fine Plus. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Large format (9 1/2" x 12 1/4"), dust jacket a bit wrinkled along top edge. Full of colour photographs of Butoh performance; 129 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 14223

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