The Island of the Fisherwomen 1962 Fosco Maraini 1st American Edition Hard Cover HC Dust Jacket DJ Japanese Ama Women Fishing Diving

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Title: The Island of the Fisherwomen

Author: Fosco Maraini

Description: First American Edition (1962) stated. Documents the Ama, Japanese village women who fished for abalone and seaweed. Square black cloth boards. Gift inscription on half-title page. What appears to be a remainder mark on the bottom of the text block. Interior is clean. Page 32 shows some edge yellowing due to acidification. Dj not price clipped (sticker ghost over price), in mylar cover. 105 pages of color and b/w photographs; quite a few of topless women.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good.
Jacket Condition: Very Good.

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World
Place: New York
Year: 1962
Pages: 200 pp.

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