PUBLISHING IN JAPAN, PAST AND PRESENT
Sasaki, Shigeshi (editor)
Price: 25.00 USD
Tokyo: Japan Book Publishers Assodiation, 1969. small 8vo. paper wrappers. (vi), 76, 24 pages. A brief history of book publishing in Japan, and an update on the status of the industry in 1969, including publishing statistics, the socio-polital aspects of publishing, and international exchange of publications. Publishing organizations, sales structures, printing and bookbinding, paper and pulp industries, advertising, and current status of libraries are also covered. An appendix lists members of Japan Book Publishers Association. Business card of editor loosely inserted, also booklet for Japanese Publishers and Book Sellers survey tour to Europe and U.S.A., 1960.