Correspondence, contracts and press cuttings of reviews relating to works b ... 

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Correspondence, contracts and press cuttings of reviews relating to works by Mitsumasa Anno, of which Anno’s faces, first published by Dowaya, Tokyo was published by Reinhardt in 1989, Anno’s Aesop, first published by Iwanani Shoten, Tokyo, was published by Reinhardt in 1990, other works eventually not being published in English. Includes a mock-up of the unpublished Anno’s masks. The originals of most letters to the Japan Foreign-Rights Centre, which dealt with the publication of English editions, and other letters to Japan, are retained, having been sent by fax to Japan. There are no letters to or from Max Reinhardt, the negotiations being handled by his staff. Correspondents include: Akiko Kurita, of the Japan Foreign-Rights Centre, Elizabeth Bowes Lyon, Judy Taylor and Amanda Hargreaves, all of Reinhardt Books, Caroline Press and Ann Beneduce, both of Philomel Books, Elizabeth Attenborough, of Puffin Books, Geneviève Patte, of La Joie par les Livres, and Alix Leslie Harper, of Franklin Watts Ltd.

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