In Japanese:

ART OF FOLKIES (THE), by Tatsu Susuki, Ontomo Mook 1998, softback; listing of  “folk” albums with content and review, with large Dylan content. [0512]

   BEATLES AND BOB DYLAN (THE), by Yasuki Nakayama, Kobunsha 2010,  235 pages, softcover with dust jacket and obi [0811]

   BOB DYLAN, by Anthony Scaduto, (An Intimate Biography) Japanese translation arranged through Charles E. Tuttle Company 1971, 424 pages in Japanese + 22 pages in English , hardback with dustjacket + paper wrap-around cover and Obi. Thanks to Wil for the info. [0811]

 BOB DYLAN, by Yasuki Nakayama, P-Rythm Paperbacks 2008 [1008].

    BOB DYLAN ARCHIVES - Rolling Stone Special Issue, Inforest Mook 2010, 224 pages, softcover with dustjacket and OBI [1210]

    BOB DYLAN DAIHYAKKA TOLEN , by Clinton Heylin, translation by Heckel Sugano, 318 pages. CBS Sony Publishing Inc.1990, with obi (Stolen Moments) [0612]

 BOB DYLAN DISC GUIDE, March 2010, softcover. [0410]

BOB DYLAN IN HIS OWN WORDS, by Barry Miles, Japanese translation, Stardom Books. Quick Fox, Tokyo 1978, paperback, 156 pages.

   BOB DYLAN IN HIS OWN WORDS, by Chris Williams, Stardom Books, Kinema Junpo Sha 1994, paperback with paper wrap-around cover and obi, 232 pages

    same, 2007 Hardcover, 178 pages. [0507]

   BOB DYLAN IN THE 60's, by Mihashi Kazuo, Shinko Music Pub. Co Ltd 1991, Tokyo paperback with paper wrap-around cover, 253 pages [0215]

  BOB DYLAN KAITAI-SHINSYO, by Yasuki Nakayama, Koseido Shuppan 2014, softcover with dustjacket and OBI, 254 pages [0614]

   BOB DYLAN NO KISEKI (A locus of Bob Dylan), by Mituhashi Kazuo,  Shufu To Seikatu-Sha, 1972, Rock Music Library, Paperback with Obi, 227 numbered pages in Japanese, 23 numbered  pages in English.

BOB DYLAN NO SHI NO WADASHI, by Heckel Sugano. 'Shi no Wadachi' is the Japanese title of "Blood On The Tracks", so the title of the book means "Bob Dylan's Blood On The Tracks", U Books. 1978, paperback, 240 pages.

    BOB DYLAN NO TENKOU WA NAZE JIKEN DATTA NO KA ? by Mutsumi Ota. The title means Why Was Bob Dylan’s Change Of Direction A Scandal ? The obi is about Newport and the Hippy movement. Ronshousha 2011 (?), 197 pages with dustjacket and Obi. [0911]

    BOB DYLAN ROCK NO SEIREI (SPIRITS OF ROCK), by Manabu Yuasa, Iwanami Shoten 2013, softcover with dustjacket and OBI. 262 pages. [0614]

 BOB DYLAN SCRAPBOOK 1956-1966 Soft Bank Publishing, Japan 2005. Hardback book with dustjacket, housed in a thick card storage box, 64 pages. Includes an interview CD and a 36 page booklet in Japanese. The CD has 14 tracks : 1.Oscar Brand Interview 29/10/61 (1:08), 2.Cynthia Gooding Interview 13/01/62 (4:18), 3. Allen Stone Interview 24/10/65 (6:19), 3. Martin Bronstein Interview 20/02/66 (9:50), 5 to 14. Interviews taken from the Martin Scorsese film "No Direction Home”. Thanks to Wil for the info. [0811]

with plastic sleeve   without plastic sleeve  BOB DYLAN THE LIFE STORY, by Keita Konishi, Media Factory Inc 1992, hardback, 131 pages

   BOB DYLAN'S GREATEST HITS VOLUME 3, by Akio Miyazawa, Shinchosha, 2011, hardback with obi, 230 pages [0213]

     CHO BOB DYLAN NYOMOU, by Yasuki Nakayama, Ongaku-no-tomo-Sha 2003, 182 pages, with obi, paperback [0811]

    CHRONICLES VOLUME 1, by Bob Dylan, SoftBank Publishing 2005, 365 pages, hardback with dustjacket, paper wrap-around cover and obi.[0811]

   CLASSIC BOB DYLAN, by Andy Gill, (My Back Pages) Japanese translation by Tadd Igarashi, Shinko Music Pub.2001, 256 pages, hardcover with dustjacket and obi [0811]

   COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE MUSIC OF BOB DYLAN, (THE), by Patrick Humphries, translation by Kiyohiko Nishitome,  Shinko Music Pub. Co Ltd  1996, 219 pages, paperback with paper wrap-around cover and obi. [0811]

    DON'T LOOK BACK, BOB DYLAN 1964-65, by Daniel Kramer, Blues Interactions, Inc. 1994, large size hardbackwith paper wrap-around cover and Obi.Front and rear cover illustration by Jun Miura, 162 pages.

   DOWN THE HIGHWAY, by Howard Sounes, Japanese translation arranged with Grove / Atlantic Inc., Kawade Shobo Shinsha Publishers 2002, 477 pages, Hardcover with obi. [0811]

   same, Kawade 2016, Hardcover with dustjacket and OBI, ISBN: 978-4-309-27792-9 [0217]

 DYLAN, ('BOB DYLAN' on spine), Music Icons, Taschen 2009, 192 pages, Text in English, German, French [0309]

    DYLAN A MAN CALLED ALIAS, by Richard Williams, Japanese translation by Daiei Shuppan. Bloomsbury (Japan UNI Agency), Tokyo 1993. Hardback with paper wrap-around cover, 206 pages

    DYLAN GOROKU , by Toru Mitui, (means "The Saying of Bob Dylan"), Bronz Co, 1973, softcover with dustjacketand obi , 149 numbered pages in Japanese, 53 numbered pages in English. [0811]

 DYLAN MANIAX, Gold Wax/Mania Vol.2 1998 Booklet of Dylan bootlegs. [0512]

DYLAN NI HAJIMARU, by Satoru Hamano.The title means 'It Starts With Dylan', Shobun Sha Publisher 1978, Tokyo, hardback, 296 pages.

BOB DYLAN DOKUHON (CD Journal Mook) by Heckel Sugano, Ongaku Shappansha Co., 2012 -info from Amazon.jp; seems to be a "50 year celebration of Dylan", with timelines and discographies. 159 pages. Softback. [1112]

    green obi   red obi  DYLAN WOKIKE !! / LISTEN TO DYLAN !! by Yasuki Nakayama, Kodan-Sya 2000. The title means Listen to Dylan !! Collection of the author's comment of every Dylan track (thanks to Masato), 528 pages, paperback with paper wrap-around cover and obi; the obi reads: "An introduction to all 513 songs"  [0811]

    same,  Kodan-Sya 2004, softcover and obi ("An introduction to all 582 songs"), 606 pages.[0811]

   DYLAN'S BEAT, MY BACK PAGES, by Katsu Suzuki, Shinko Music 1997, 430 pages, hardcover book with paper wrap-around cover & obi. [0811]

     DYLAN'S SONG, Ele-king books, 2014, 384 pages, paperback with obi [0115]

 *ENCYCLOPEDIA OF JAPANESE EDITION ROCK SINGLES & EP’s, (AN), Paperback book with paper wrap-around cover and Japanese obi; Fusosha 1 December 1999, 323 pages. Contains 4760 colour miniature front sleeve photos of Japanese 7” singles and Japanese EP’s from various artists, in English and Japanese.  3 Pages show 58 miniature photos of Japanese Bob Dylan 7” & EP sleeves, all in colour. There is also an artist index with two pages dedicated to Bob Dylan, describing the 58 Japanese 7” singles & EP’s (A-side, B-side, record company, catalogue number and year of release). Thanks to Wil for scan and info [0811]

EVERY GRAIN OF SAND- DYLAN WHAT HAPPENED ?, by Paul Williams, Playguide Journal Sha Pub., 1981, Osaka, paperback, 214 pages

FOLK-ROCK:THE BOB DYLAN STORY , by Sy and Barbara Ribakove, Dell Publishing Co, Inc. 1966, 182 pages, paperback [0511]

   same, Japanese translation arranged through Japan UNI Agency inc., Kadakowa Shoten 1974, 190 pages, paperback with paper wrap-around cover.

FOREVER YOUNG, Iwasaki 2010, Hardcover with dustjacket and OBI, 40 pages. [0710]

  FREEWHEELIN' TIME, by  Suze Rotolo, IKawade DTP Works 2008, 433 pages, hardcover with dustjacket and OBI [1210]

 GREAT BOB DYLAN, by Katsu Suzuki, Heckel Sugano, Kazuhiro Uda and Shinishiro Tatsumi, Yamaha Music Media Corporation 2009, 176 pages. [0310]

    HOLLYWOOD FOTO RHETORIC, THE LOST MANUSCRIPT, text by Bob Dylan, photographs by Barry Feinstein. English and Japanese text, commentary by Heckel Sugano, 143 pages, 2011, hardback with obi [0511]

   100 SONGS PICTURES & COMMENTS, Toho Publ.2009, translated by Heckel Sugano, 496 pages, softcover with dustjacket and OBI [1210]

IF YOU SEE MR DYLAN SAY HELLO, CBS/Sony Publishing 1975, 56 pages

   LIKE A ROLLING STONE, BOB DYLAN AT THE CROSSROADS, by Greil Marcus, Byakuya Shobo Ltd 2005, softcover with dustjacket and OBI, 239 pages [1106]

Lyrjap.gif (23021 octets)    LYRICS 1962-1985, Japanese translation by Yuzuru Katagiri and Yoh Nakayama, Shobun-sha Publisher, Tokyo, 1993. Two books, one in Japanese, (544 pages), one in English (508  pages) in a thick cardboard storage box. The storage box has an obi, not the two books individually. Thanks to Wil for scan and info [0811]

LYRICS 1962-2001, Softbank Creative 2006, Two volumes in a carton slipcase: one volume in English, 610 pages; one in Japanese, 693 pages. The 2 books have blank white covers with an imprint. Thank you to Peter Oudejans for the scans and information.

    box front and spine without obi

    box front and spine with obi

with the plastic cover           MAN IN ME (THE), by Masato Tomobe, Japan 1992, hardback with plastic cover, 188 pages [0317]

MIURA JUN MAGAZINE vol.1 FEATURE BOB DYLAN "DYLAN GA ROCK", by Jun Miura.Byakuya-Shobo Co.,Ltd. 2006, more a book than a magazine. 113 pages (all about Dylan) [0511]

   PERFORMING ARTIST, BOOK ONE, 1960-1973, by Paul Williams, Japanese translation by Akiko Sugano, Tomo Music Enterprise Co 1992, Tokyo, hardback with paper wrap-around cover, 366 pages.

    PERFORMING ARTIST, BOOK TWO, 1974-1986, by Paul Williams, Japanese translation by Akiko Sugano, Tomo Music Enterprise Co 1992, Tokyo, hardback with paper wrap-around cover and obi, 422 pages

REAL MOMENTS, by Barry Fernstein, Japanese translation, P-Vine Books / Blues Interactions, Ltd., 2008. Hardback with dustjacket + paper wrap-around cover + obi., 160 pages. This is a limited ‘premium’ edition, 3000 Japanese copies were made. There is a fold-out poster attached to the book, a set of 5 postcards is included too, loose inside the book, not attached. Thanks to Wil for the info [0811]

 REVUE DE LA PENSEE D'AUJOURD'HUI Vol. 38-6, 2009, 294 pages, softcover. The subtitle is in French (means Review of To Day's Thought), but the book is Japanese [0811]

  ROLLING THUNDER LOGBOOK, by Sam Shepard, Japanese translation arranged through Charles E. Tuttle Company. -SanRio. 192 pages, 1978 paperback with paper wrap-around cover .

    same, Kawaide-Shobo-Shinsha 1993, Tokyo, paperback, 340 pages

   ROOT MUSIC OF BOB DYLAN, Katsu Suzuki 2010,  311 pages [0710]

SONG AND DANCE MAN: THE ART OF BOB DYLAN, by Michael Gray, Shobun-Sha 1973, Tokyo, 484 pages, hardcover with paper wrap-around cover.

   TALKIN' ABOUT BOB DYLAN, by Naoki Urasawa & Koji Wakui, 2007, 307 pages with Obi. [0317]

 TARANTULA, by Bob Dylan, Kadakowa Shoten 1974, 246 pages, hardcover with paper wrap-around cover.

   TARANTULA, by Bob Dylan, translated by Yoshio Kataoka, Kadokawa Shoten 2014, hardcover with dustjacket and OBI, 238 pages. [0614]

   VOICE WITHOUT RESTRAINT, by John Herdman, Japanese translation arranged through Tuttle-Mori Agency, CBS-Sony 1983, 286 pages, paperback with paper wrap-around cover and Obi [1212].

    WANTED MAN, IN SEARCH OF BOB DYLAN, by John Bauldie, Japanese translation by Heckel Sugano, Shinko Music Pub. Co Ltd 1993, Tokyo, paperback with paper wrap-around cover, 302 pages.

    WHO IS THAT MAN? by David Dalton, translation by Heckel Sugano, Shinko Music Entertainment Co. Ltd., Japan 2013. 437 pages, hardback with dustjacket and obi. [1013]

WORDS BY BOB DYLAN, Shobunsha 1974. Two paperback books housed in a cardboard slipcase: one book in Japanese (366 pages), the other in English (312 pages). [0215]

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