AKIYAMA, Shotaro. Kagyu no kiseki: 1949-1974. Shotaro Akiyama. Collected Works. Tokyo: Nihon Kamera Sha, 1974. 4to., publisher’s brown paper wrap, approximately 150 pages, chiefly illustrations (some color), portraits. Very scarce book charting the work of acclaimed post-war Japanese photographer from 1949 to 1974. Signed with brush by photographer. Known especially for his soft-focused sensual portraits of women and female nudes, Shotaro Akiyama (1920-2003) was one of the most renowned Japanese photographers of the second half of the twentieth century. Minor signs of shelfwear and use, inner spine splitting in places, otherwise a good copy. Text in Japanese.
AKIYAMA, Shotaro., Kagyu no kiseki: 1949-1974. Shotaro Akiyama. Collected Works., Nihon Kamera Sha, 1974
Govion Broglio Solari, Catherine De, Venice Under the Yoke of France and of Austria: With Memoirs of the Courts, Governments and People of Italy; Presenting a Faithful Picture of Her Present Condition, and Including Original Anecdotes of the Buonaparte Family. G. and W. B. Whittaker 1824
OCKLEY, Simon, The History Of The Saracens: Containing The Lives Of Abubeker, Omar, Othman, Ali, Hasan, Moawiyah I, Yezid I, Moawiyah II, Abdollah, Merwan I, and Abdol Melick, the immediate Successors of Mahomet, Giving An Account of their most remarkable Battles, sieges &c. particularly those of Aleppo, Antioch, Damascus, Alexandria, and Jerusalem. Illustrating The Religion, Rites, Customs and Manner of Living of that Warlike People., Printed for R. Knaplock, J. Sprint, R. Smith, B. Lintott, and J. Round. , 1718