EIJI TSUBURAYA: MASTER OF MONSTERS, by August Ragone - 2007
Eiji Tsuburaya: Master of Monsters
by August Ragone
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2007.
Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition.
- Boards show some scuffs. Corners are gently bumped.
- Spine has slightly bumped ends.
- Binding is secure.
- Illustrations are bright and clear.
- Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
208 pages. 8.75X10.75 inches.
"Behind-the-scenes hero to anyone who's thrilled by giant monsters duking it out over Tokyo, Eiji Tsuburaya was the visual effects mastermind behind Godzilla, Ultraman, and numerous Japanese science fiction movies and TV showsbeloved around the world. The first book on this legendary film figure in English, this highly visual biography details his fascinating life and career, featuring hundreds of film stills, posters, concept art, and delightful on-set photos of Tsuburaya prompting monsters to crush landmark buildings. A must-have for fans, this towering tribute also features profiles of Tsuburaya's film collaborators, details on his key films and shows (most available on DVD), and features on the enduring popularity of the characters he helped create." (back cover)
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