DOMEI TSUSHIN SHA. Japan Photo Almanac. Unpaginated. Profusely illustrated with photographs. Small folio, bound in publisher's tan cloth. Tokyo: 1943
Published by the official Japanese news agency. A spectacular volume of Japanese propaganda published at the high point of their success in the Second World War. The volume, which begins and ends with substantial sections of advertising, is packed with photographs depicting the success of Japan in the opening years of the war, beginning with Pearl Harbor. A fascinating volume which bears comparison with contemporary publications of the Russians and Italians. Very rare.
Item nr. 165031