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Silent World: Beautiful Ruins of a Vanishing World

ICHIKAWA ENNOSUKE ≠ł

Elements between Sea and Sky of Jeju

MAKIBA: Cute Farm Animals

THE SIXTIES by KISHIN

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*Mar/2021 Release in US/Europe
Eighty-eight views of Mt. Fuji
Eighty-eight views of Mt. Fuji
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A photography book of Mt. Fuji seen from various places in Japan.

Mt. Fuji, a symbol of Japan and a constant calming presence for Japanese people, shows many different faces of the mountain depending on the season, the viewpoint and the time of day. This book showcases eighty-eight different expressions of Mt. Fuji taken from various places in Japan, such as at the foot of the mountain itself, from other mountains, a city far away (the furthest being Nara, which is approximately 270 km away!) and from between the skyscrapers of Tokyo. Enjoy the amazing beauty of Mt. Fuji.
Size : 220 °Ŗ 265 mm
Pages : 104 pages (Full color)
Binding : Softbound
Release Date : Jun/2020
Language : J/E Bilingual
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $2,000.00
Asia and Australia Only
Roly-poly Round Seals!
Roly-poly Round Seals!
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Round like a balloon!
Ridiculously cute seals will make you happy!


You°«ve never seen animals as round as these seals! The three seals featured in this book, Arare-chan, Yuki-chan, and Moya-kun, live peacefully in Kaiyukan, an aquarium in Osaka, Japan. There, they have charmed visitors, including photographer Chiho Kuwata, with their chubby, round bodies and smiley faces. Kuwata started taking photos of the three seals in 2018. Her photos show the seals swimming leisurely looking relaxed, asking for food with their cute round eyes, sleeping adorably like round balloons, etc. This book showcases a selection of the best shots of Arare-chan, Yuki-chan, and Mayo-kun from Chiho Kuwata°«s huge photo collection in an appealing small, square format. Full of roly-poly round seal pictures, this charming little book is the perfect gift for your friends, family and loved ones.
Size : 150 °Ŗ 150 mm
Pages : 104 pp. (Full Color)
Binding : Softbound
Release Date : Apr/2020
Language : Japanese
Price : $1,200.00
Asia and Australia Only
Peekaboo Cats
Peekaboo Cats
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Peekaboo! Cute cats are watching you from unexpected places!

Cats are not friendly like dogs. They don°«t come close to people when they don°«t want to. They often hide somewhere and usually it is difficult find where they are. But after a little while, you might feel their piercing gaze from the shadows and realize that your cat is peeping out from a gap in the curtains. If the cat notices you looking back, they°«ll suddenly go back into hiding. Every cat owner has probably played hide-and-seek like this with their cats. This hundred-page book is full of pictures of cute cats hiding and staring at you from unexpected places: behind the wall, under the table, from the stairs and more. Peekaboo!! Why not rejuvenate yourself by playing hide-and-seek with the cats in this book?
Size : 150 °Ŗ 150mm
Pages : 112 pages (Full color)
Binding : Softbound
Release Date : Mar/2020
Language : Japanese
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $1,200.00
Asia and Australia Only
100 Cats, 100 Minds
100 Cats, 100 Minds
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A collection of 100 °»best cats°… in the world.

°»All cats are cute, but the best cat in the world is my cat°…. Everyone who lives with a cat probably thinks that way. This book gathers together photos of one hundred °»best cats in the world°… that have become everyone°«s favorite through their following on social media. Each cat is introduced with a main °»head shot°… photo, featuring its adorable face, along with its other loveable features: cute pink paws, twitching whiskers, chubby belly, round eyes, pointed ears, rumpled nose, and more.
Although these feline favorites might all be lumped together as °»cats°…, they come in every shape and size. This book will surely fascinate the cat lovers with its collection of the °»best of the best°… cat photos and also will make the cat owners want to cherish their own family cat more than before.
Size : 150 x 150 mm
Pages : 108 pages (Full Color)
Binding : Softbound
Release Date : Feb/2020
Language : Japanese
Price : $1,200.00
Sep/2020 release in the US/Europe°°
Machiya: The Traditional Townhouses of Kyoto
Machiya: The Traditional Townhouses of Kyoto
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The definitive book on machiya showcasing their traditional appearance and recent transformation explained in bilingual text.

From private residences to renovated properties operating as businesses, this book introduces everything you need to know about Machiya, also including never-before-seen cultural properties, with detailed and accessible commentary in bilingual text. Machiya are traditional wooden townhouses found throughout Japan and typified in the historical capital of Kyoto. Machiya in Kyoto have kept their traditional architectural form and community, creating a historic and traditional cultural atmosphere that attracts many tourist from all around the world. Machiya have become valuable cultural heritage, as many machiya have disappeared and have been replaced by modern houses. In this book readers can see and feel the ideas and wisdom of the people in Kyoto, who made full useof machiya design and the architectural characteristics of that optimize space and practicality, while keeping within the tradition. This book will not only be a perfect architectural reference book but also a great photography book to enjoy the delicate beauty of Japan.
Size : 257 °Ŗ 182 mm
Pages : 224 pages
Binding : Softbound
Release Date : Dec/2019
Language : J/E Bilingual
Price : $2,900.00
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