Typo Sampo: Rojou No Moji Kansatsu
by Kentaro Fujimoto
103mm x 182mm, soft cover, 168 pages
What happens when the former art director of MTV Japan quits Tokyo and moves to the countryside? A rich and lavish book illustrated by copious photographs of Japanese vernacular street signage. What Japan looks like outside of the big cities typographically.
Text is in Japanese only. An excellent keepsake and example of contemporary Japanese book design.