Tokyo: Nippon Geijutsu Shuppansha, 1991-1999.
Hardcover. 12 X 8 1/4". Various paginations. Text in Japanese, with limited text in English. Pictorial dust jackets show mild edgewear and surface scratching. Small closed tear to spine panel of dust jacket of Sha-Girl '98. Small tears to head of spine of dust jacket of Sha-Girl '94 and Sha-Girl Special Vol. 1. Last five volumes bound in white paper over boards, all previous bound in white wraps; half of the volumes in this set are hardcover, half paperback. Moderate edgewear to bindings, with occasional bumping to extremities. Bindings are firm and sound. Pages are clean and bright. A very nice run of "Japan's standard in nudity," Sha-Girl, gathering together exceptional photographs of Asian and Caucasian women from prize-winning photographs taken each year from the Annual Kaigo no hana Photographer's Club (KPC) Contest, featuring the work of amateur photographers alongside artists such as Nobuyashi Araki, Jean Pierre Bourgeois, Lucien Clergue, Franco Fontana, Francis Giacobetti, Eikoh Hosoe, Irina Ionesco, Serge Jacques, Stephen Lupino, Michael Moreau, Uwe Ommer, Wladyslaw Pawelec, Shoji Ueda, Angelika Vogel, and many more. Very good / very good. Item #4404