Tale of a Castle Keep Takato Yamamoto Aquirax Uno Ltd Ed

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Special, limited edition of the 100th anniversary of Kyoka Izumi's famous play "Tale of a Castle Keep" (Tenshu Monogatari) is styled after the highly collectable "Kyoka-bon" books of first edition Kyoka Izumi novels. Limited to 600 pieces, special edition includes luxury binding, vermillion page edges, and three ribbon bookmarks attached at the binding.

Bilingual book illustrated by Takato Yamamoto and Aquirax Uno. Book reads English from the left ("front" side of book) and Japanese from the right ("back" side of book). Includes over 80 illustrations! Takato Yamamoto: 19 underdrawings, 19 full color paintings. Aquirax Uno: 22 sketches, 18 completed paintings. Also includes one full color collage of both artists, a few close up details, and many small sketches/excerpts within text. Selected originals available by inquiry.

Book is SIGNED and NUMBERED inside the cover by both Takato Yamamoto and Aquirax Uno. Additional photos at regular edition.

泉鏡花×山本タカト×宇野亞喜良 「天守物語」

Signed: Yes
# of Pages: 256
Size: 6.25" x 8.75" x 1.125"
15.8 x 22.3 x 2.9cm
Binding: Hardcover
Paper dust jacket
Edition: First
Limited edition of 600
Date Printed: 2016
Where Printed: Japan