Hana Onna, Flower Woman | Shotaro Akiyama | Shufu to seikatsu 1970
Large 4to, hardcover and print portfolio in soft slipcase. VG conditions for this book in it's 50th year.
The canvas cardboard case has some slight lines and scratches, slight peeling on the corners, while the title side has a deformation due to pressure on this very fragile case.
The volume has dirt cover and back cover. The interior is generally clean except for some pages like the first and a few others others with the white back with a little black dirt transferred from the printing on the previous page.
The binding presents a little fragility on some pages which are nevertheless firmly linked to it.
The case of the prints shows a discoloration that along its spine. The prints have little dirt on the white back and in some cases even on the white part of the side of the print. In addition, some have the typical dents left by those who turn the pages without much care.