Godzilla History of Formative Arts 1954-2016
Edited by Osamu Kishikawa
21 x 29.7 cm
Language: Japanese, English
Publisher: PIE International
The ultimate book of Godzilla showcasing a massive archive of rare material and stunningly beautifully design.
From its first cinematic release as “Godzilla” in 1954 to its latest incarnation as “Shin Godzilla” in 2016, this book offers a massive collection of rare, never-before-seen still photos from the movies and behind-the-scenes studio snapshots in chronological order (excluding the Hollywood series). Bilingual explanatory text is included in each chapter to guide readers in understanding the history of Godzilla episode by episode. Sophisticated design by the designers of many of PIE International’s Japanese art books (including Wagashi, Hell in Japanese Art and others) makes this book not only gorgeous but also the ultimate must-have collector’s item for hardcore Godzilla fans.