Chicago, Chicago. 224 pp. Foreword by Harry Callahan. Text by Shuzo Takiguchi. 208 black and white photographs by Yasuhiro Ishimoto. Note by Yusaku Kamekura. Layout by Yusaku Kamehura. Text in Japanese and English. Full black cloth boards, white embossed title on spine and front cover.With original slipcase (slightly soiled, slight wear in edges). Tokyo, Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha, 1969.
The Photobook by Parr & Badger, vol.1 p. 289; Auer Book, p.495. First edition. This seminal work by Ishimoto is one of the classic photobooks of the 1960s rendering the streetlife and architecture of a lively city. – A few pages with light handling marks, otherwise in fine condition.