• Manga Kamishibai
  • Manga Kamishibai
  • Manga Kamishibai
  • Manga Kamishibai
  • Manga Kamishibai

abrams •  Before giant robots, space ships, and masked super heroes filled the pages of Japanese comic books—known as manga—such characters were regularly seen on the streets of Japan in kamishibai stories. Manga Kamishibai: The Art of Japanese Paper Theater tells the history of this fascinating and nearly vanished Japanese art form that paved the way for modern-day comic books, and is the missing link in the development of modern manga. The book jacket unfolds into a two-sided poster. | 8.625x 9.25inches, 304 pages

Manga Kamishibai