Paradise in the Sea of Sorrow Our Minamata Disease

By: Michiko, Ishimure

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Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 379. Later printing. This copy was a gift from the author to naturalist/writer/activist Terry Tempest Williams (who noted the gift on the free front endpaper). Translated by Livia Monnet. White boards with black titling. All four corners of jacket flaps are clipped. A poetic, environmental memoir telling the story of those who suffer from the neurological disorder Minimata Disease, caused by methylmercury poisoning from the Chisso chemical corporation. Dust jacket present.

Title: Paradise in the Sea of Sorrow Our Minamata Disease

Author Name: Michiko, Ishimure

Categories: World History,

Publisher: Kyoto, Japan, Yamaguchi Publishing House: 1990

ISBN Number: 4841108033

ISBN Number 13: 9784841108033

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 12019