Tokyo: Byakuya Shobo Ltd, 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. Item #116203
? Both volumes Near Fine in a Near Fine Slipcase. Light bump to corners. A very nice box, put together under supervision of graphic illustrator Yasuo Yagi. Until this first book about Zappa was published in Japan the main written source were album sleeve notes in Japanese written by the same Yasuo Yagi. This limited edition (1800 of 3000) This box was issued on Frank Zappa's 48th birthday – 21st December 1988. The box is a piece of art and should be the ultimate target for every Zappa books collector. Japanese translation of Viva Zappa by Uchibori Yuko. Added to the original content is chapter "Another Material", pp.129-168, containing detailed discography, videography and bibliography. Text in Japanese. ; 11.02 X 8.90 X 2.13 inche; All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box.