Title Paradise in the Sea of Sorrow Our Minamata Disease
Book Condition Near fine
Jacket Condition Fine
Publisher Kyoto, Japan Yamaguchi Publishing House 1990
4841108033 / 9784841108033
Seller ID 12019
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.