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1 volume (approximately 200 pages) : all color illustrations. PARA PARA BOOKS ; Vol. 8. In slip case (40 x 100 x 23 mm). "Like a short animated film, conjuring up a fantastical world."--slip case. Flip book tracks a jewelled scarab as it burrows its way through the pages, carving out an entity of the Earth which in turn rises to ingest the insect itself. What follows is a transformation as the the newly formed hill deity sprouts colorful vegetation in a flourishing explosion of nature's mystery. Text in Japanese and English.
Imprint / Year
Kyōto : Seigensha, 2013.
Flip books; toy and movable books; miniature books; nature in art; insects in art; もうひとつの研究所; God of Bug Eater.
Book and Paper
RISD Fleet Library Catalog Record
Mō hitotsu no kenkyūjo; Collections, Special; and Library, Fleet, "Mushikuisama = [God of Bug Eater]" (2013). Pop-up and Movable Books. 47.