Tuesday, February 21, 2012

 

Two of the greatest books from Japan...




I just received two books from Japan. They might be the best bike books I'v ever seen. The book on the left features 180+ pages on Cherubim. Describing every detail of his process from fitting to painting. The book on the left is all about Italian frame builders. The photographs are by famous Japanese cycling photographer Yuzuru Sunada. The book features everyone worth knowing and includes maps and phone numbers and website details and even where to eat in towns local to the builders, also there's a few photos of bikes and the builders them selfes. 
Hopefully I will get a few of these books in to sell. Definitely I will take a few better photo's of the contents. Still wishing I could speak / read Japanese. 








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