1942. Item #87859
[FRONT MAGAZINE] SUGIHARA Jirô, editor. DAI TÔA KENSETSU GAHÔ Ajia no Mamori - Teikoku Kaigun. Tokyo, Nippon Denpo, Showa 17  Photo-illustrated wrappers. 42.3 x 29.7 cm. This is the Japanese language home edition of the great propaganda magazine FRONT, which appeared in some 15 different languages. This edition combines the first and second number, dedicated to the Imperial Navy and its "defense of Asia"(including amazing photo plates, some folding, of the attacks on European holdings in Southeast Asia and the attack on Pearl Harbor). The work combined the talents of some of the most important of Japan's photographers, working under the direction of Kimura Ihei. The layout was designed under the direction of Hara Hiromu. Our copy is in very good condition, inside and out. Very unusual and very important.