No dust jacket. Very Good or better condition. Dust Jacket : Very Good, Unclipped. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Bookseller Inventory #
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.
Title: Minamata: The Story of the Poisoning of a ...
Publisher: Holt, Rinehart
Book Condition: Acceptable
Book Description An Alskog-Sensorium Book/New York : Holt Rinehart and Winston, 1975. Book Condition: Good. 1st. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP3012418
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
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
Book Description Holt, Rinehart 1975-05-11, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. 1st. 0030136318. Bookseller Inventory # 575603
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
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 US. Bookseller Inventory # 138498
Book Description Holt, Rinehart, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P020030136318
Book Description An Alsog-Sensorium Book/Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, 1975. Leatherette Covered Boards. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine(+). W. Eugene Smith Photographs (illustrator). 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. Bookseller Inventory # 10-601423
Book Description Holt, Rinehart, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Like New. Bookseller Inventory # P010030136318
Book Description Holt, Rinehart, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110030136318