Ginza (Tokyo)
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Ginza (Tokyo)


Ginza /ストーリーズ   is the first book of En Ville Publishing’s “37” series published in Japan, in partnership with L’Atelière Press, Tokyo. The Japanese collection explores neighborhoods of Tokyo through a lens of art and numbers. Very few copies of this first edition remain on sale.

Product Description

Ginza /ストーリーズ

Ginza /ストーリーズ   features 37 illustrated short stories to introduce various aspects of the neighborhood: people living, working and strolling in Ginza, festivals, commercial streets, small bars, Kabuki-za, the first beer hall of Japan as well as history, culture, night life, etc.

Readers meet some of Ginza’s most emblematic characters: among others the chairman of Shiseido, the president of Wako and Chanel, a bar hostess, a mama-san, a rakugo-ka, a gallery owner, a honey maker, a cat protector and an old-style printer.


Author: Catherine Lemaitre                                                    Photographers: Yasukuni Iida, David Michaud

Publisher: L’Atelière & En Ville Publishing                           Date published: 2014

ISBN:                                                                                           Dimensions: 8.5 x 8.5 x 0.5 inches

142 pages