Minamata: The Story of the Poisoning of a City, and of the People Who Chose to Carry the Burden of Courage.

Smith, W. Eugene, M., Aileen Smith

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Synopsis: 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.

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Smith, W Eugene & Aileen M Smith (photos & text)
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Book Description An Alskog-Sensorium Book for Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York 1975 (stated first edition), 1975. 28.0 x 24.0cms, 192pp, b/w illusts, very good hardback (no dustwrapper) Smith and his wife lived in the city of Minamata from 1971 to 1973, and created a photo essay detailing the effects of the disease, caused by a Chisso factory discharging heavy metals into the local water sources. One of his most famous works, Tomoko Uemura in Her Bath (December 1971) drew worldwide attention to the effects of Minamata disease. Bookseller Inventory # 140088

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Book Description 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). Bookseller Inventory # 136378

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Book Description Holt, Rinehart, New York, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good-. First Edition. B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages; 1975 Holt Rinehart HC Oversize in original maroon boards. 1st edition. Title blind stamped cover and stamped in white to spine. Sound, solid and unmarked. Spine slightly off square. Moderate foxing/soiling to first free endpage. Else solid and neat. VG- Lacking dust jacket. Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. Bookseller Inventory # 0420K562696

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Book Description Alskog-Sensorium Book / Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Bx-172, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-. Later Printing. Hardcover. 4to. Alskog-Sensorium Book / Holt, Rinehart and Winston. 1975. 192 pgs. Later printing. DJ has some small closed tears present to the top and bottom edges of the front panel. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks, binding tight and solid, boards clean with no wear present. 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. Photos sent upon request. Bx-172; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 45245

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Book Description Holt, Rinehart 1975-05-11, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. 1st. 0030136318. Bookseller Inventory # 575603

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Book Description Alskog-Sensorium / Holt, Rinehart and Winston., NY, 1975. Cloth. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st edition. 4to. Hardcover with complete Dj. Throughly illustrated in b/w. Many in full page. Small tape residue to fep. Bookseller Inventory # 004413

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Book Description Alskog Sensorium. Holt, Rinehart and Winston. New York, NY., 1975. Book Condition: 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. Bookseller Inventory # 4150

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Book Description Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, New York, 1975. First Edition. 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, pp. 252-253. Bookseller Inventory # 138498

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