Narcotic Photographic Document
Kazuo Kenmochi

Edition : First / Tokyo / Inoue Shoten / 1963 / Hardcover. / VG+ / VG+
Small 4to, 158pp. Cream cloth in Dustwrapper and card slipcase. 63 Black & White plates. Text in English and Japanese. Slipcase with minor wear. Dustwrap has a short closed tear to front and 2cm closed tear to rear. Press articles pasted to rear end paper, which is attached but split from spine. Contact me for detailed condition images.

Predating later drug chroniclers such as Larry Clark and Nan Goldin by some years, Kenmochi's narcotic document is a clean, stark and brutal documentary on heroin and other drug use from supply to addiction and incarceration.

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