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New York, NY Museum Of Modern Art 1979 087070608x / 9780870706080 First Edition Softcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket 
This is a first edition softcover book published on the occasion of an Exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art from February 23 through April 24, 1979. The Exhibition was supported by The Graham Foundation and PPG Industries Foundation. The book is profusely illustrated with black and white photographs. The covers are cardstock fold out photos in blues and color ink. The foldout's provide strength to the covers. Tight, bright, crisp, clean. The covers look new. The interior pages are heavy and glossy. There are no marks or writing. No stamps. The first page has a faint touch of page curl to the tip of the fore-edge. Well cared for. Tall, wide, slightly heavy. ; 4to; 168 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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22 Eisenstaedt EISENSTAEDT'S ALBUM Fifty Years of Friends and Acquaintances
New York A Studio Book Viking Press 1976 0670290785 / 9780670290789 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
Tight, bright, clean hardback book in bright red cloth with two small spots, one on back cover, one on bottom edge. Unclipped dust jacket is bright and clean. Pages of black and white photos of his famous friends with facsimile signatures and notes or drawings from them reproduced alongside their photo. ; 4to  
Price: 95.00 USD
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23 Feeman, Judi MARK TANSEY
San Francisco Los Angeles County Museum Of Art . Chronicle Books 1993 0811804682 / 9780811804684 First Edition Softcover 
This is a first edition softcover book which would be considered in near fine condition except for a former owner name neatly written on the front free end paper. Tight, bright, crisp, and clean with no other marks or writing. Nicely printed and maintained. The interior end pages are a silver foil with a repeating pattern in grey. Text is by Alain Robbe-Grillet and Mark Tansey. This book was issued in connection with the traveling exhibition that started at the LA County Museum in 1993. Includes Exhibition History, Bibliography, Afterword, Acknowledgements, and details of the works contained in the Exhibition. ; 4to; 116 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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New York Ziff-Davis Publishing 1949 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Hardback book has a tight binding and is generally clean. A former owner name is written on one front end paper and a date and price is on the other. The cream colored boards have started to discolor at the top and bottom edges. There are 409 pages on glossy paper, mostly illustrated in black and white, but with some color plates. This book is heavy. A how-to with scientific explanations and solutions. ; 8vo 
Price: 22.00 USD
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25 Fleming, Paula Richardson THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS In Early Photographs
NY Dorset Press 1988 0880292563 / 9780880292566 Third Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
Fine book. Very slight crease to unclipped dust jacket. Very presentable copy. Sharp. Jacket enclosed in protective covering. Co-authored with Judity Luskey. ; Oversize  
Price: 33.00 USD
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Philadelphia, PA William Morrow And Company 1994 0688128122 / 9780688128128 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by F-Stop Fitzgerald 
This is a First Edition hardcove book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, crisp. The covers are clean except for a tiny faint spot on the front and a hint of shelf shading on the bottom edge. The covers are a tight bright white linen. The end papers are a silver foil. The pages are a heavy gloss with black and white plus color photographs, including a double fold-out to four panels. There are no marks or writing on the end papers or pages and the pages are perfectly new looking. There is a light touch of rubbing on the foil. This book has been nicely designed and bound. The dust jacket is a printed vellum with a special finish on the inside of the jacket, possibly for a stained glass bubble effect. The jacket is unclipped. There is just a touch of wear at the top and bottom of the spine and corners. The front and rear inside flaps have slight corner creases. Well cared for. Text by Follett and photographs by f-stop Fitzgerald. Large book: tall 11 1/8", wide 10 1/4". The photos bring the arches and sculpture of the cathedral in Follett's novel (Pillars of the Earth) to the eye. ; 4to; 128 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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San Rafael, CA Cedco Publishing Company 1997 0768320011 / 9780768320015 Fifth Edition Hardcover Fine+  Illustrated by Author 
This is the fifth printing of a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is in fine condition in its softly padded book cover. The binding is tight, the corners are all as new. There is a tendency for the gilt coated end papers to change degrees of lustre. The pages and page edges are very clean. There are no marks, writing, or underlining. The book contains an alphabetical list of baby names with a short phrase of historic reference or variations on the name. The book is full of Geddes baby photographs. The lists on each page are bordered in gilt and there is a gilt and color design in the corner with the monogram of the alphabet included on each page. ; Photographs; 8vo  
Price: 16.00 USD
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28 Hedgecoe, John THE PHOTOGRAPHER'S HANDBOOK A Complete Reference Manual of Techniques, Procedures, Equipment and Style
New York, NY Alfred A Knopf 1977 0394407547 / 9780394407548 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a fine hardcover book in a near fine, very good dust jacket. The book is very clean, bright, tight and without marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket is equally bright and clean and with a hint of a wrinkle on the top front edge. Sharp book, profusely illustrated in color and black and white photographs, diagrams, drawings, charts, and tables. May require extra postage is shipped by air. ; 8vo; 352 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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29 Hendrickson, Paul LOOKING FOR THE LIGHT The Hidden Life and Art of Marion Post Wolcott
New York, NY Alfred A Knopf 1992 First Edition Softcover Fine  
This is softcover Uncorrected Proof of this photographer. The book is near new looking. It is tight, bright, crisp, and very clean - both covers and interior. The cover has been overlaid with a piece of paper by the publisher. It contain a blurbA and publicantion details. It states that the ptentative publication date is 13 May 1992, the the prices is $35.00, that there are 92 black and white phtographs, and it has been excerpted in Life Magazine. The blurb says: "A long-overdue celebration of the brilliant photographer who - together with such distinguised contemporaries as Dorothea Lange and Walker Evans - helped create our enduring record of rural America in the Great Depression" . ; 8vo  
Price: 20.00 USD
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30 Johnson, Tim (editor) SPIRIT CAPTURE Photographs from the National Museum of the American Indian
Washington, D. C. Smithsonian Institution Press 1998 1560987650 / 9781560987659 Softcover Near Fine  
This is a softcover book without a dust jacket. Tight, bright, crisp, and very clean without marks or writings. There is a hint of corner curl on the front cover. ; 4to; 205 pages  
Price: 23.00 USD
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New York Simon & Schuster 1980 067124020x / 9780671240202 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  Illustrated by Milton H. Greene 
Fine hardback, tight, bright, clean in black cloth with silver titles on spine. Clean end papers and pages. Unclipped dust jacket is bright clean with a chip to lower left front corner. Marilyn throughout with other beauties and Mailer's text. The photographer was a friend of Marilyn. ; Photograpy; 4to  
Price: 39.00 USD
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32 Matthews, Tina (Editor) PERMAFROST All Alaska Issue 1981
Fairbanks, AK University Of Alaska 1981 Softcover Near Fine 
This is a tight, bright, and very clean periodical from 1981. All poems, prose, drawings, and photography are by Alaskan wirters and artists. There is a small green check mark in the very corner of the first page. The book has a tight binding, there are no creases, and the covers and interior are very clean. Crisp. ; Number 2; Vol. 4; 8vo; 114 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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33 Matthiessen, Peter SAND RIVERS
New York, NY The Viking Press 1981 0670616966 / 9780670616961 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  Illustrated by Huge Van Lawick 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. Book: The book is tight, bright, and very clean. The covers, spine, and interior look new. There are no marks or writing. DJ: The dust jacket still has its original price. It is crisp and clean, but with a four short closed tears. It's now protected in a see-through, removable mylar cover. There are many colored and black and white photographs by Hugo van Lawick. ; 8vo; 213 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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34 Neuhaus, Eugen THE ART OF THE EXPOSITION Personal Impressions of the Architecture, Ssculpture, Mural Decorations, Color Scheme & Other Aesthetic Aspects of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition
San Francisco Paul Elder And Company 1915 Third Edition Hardcover Very Good  
This is a hardcover book from the 1915 Exposition. Without a dust jacket. It is a tight, bright, clean book with beautiful photographs from the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco. There is a former owner name and date neatly written in old brown ink on the first blank page. The frontispiece photograph as a tiny corner crease and a find chip on the edge just above the crease. There are no other marks or writing. Near gift condition. The photgravure frontispiece has two tiny nicks and a tiny crease at the tip of one corner. The Index includes a Guide to Sculpture, Mural Decorations, Biographical Notes, Ground Plan. ; Beautiful photo reproductions of the Exposition buildings, sculpture, and paintings and explanatory text by the author who was with the U of CA and was the Chairman of the Western Advisory Committee for the Expo. ; 8vo  
Price: 35.00 USD
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New York, NY Apperture, Inc. 1973 0893810363 / 9780893810368 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover 1973 edition. The book is tight and bright with a light touch of edge wear, mostly the lifting of the laminate layer at some parts of the cover edges. Possibly unread - there are no creases on the spine. Clean covers. The interior pages are all clean, crisp and without marks or writing. Illustrated in black and white. Tall (11-12") , wide (9 1/4") , thick (3/4") . ; 4to; 254 pages 
Price: 18.50 USD
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36 Olson, Sigurd F. THE HIDDEN FOREST Revised Edition
Stillwater, MN Voyageur Press 1990 0896581330 / 9780896581333 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Blacklock, Les and Nadine 
This is the 1990 Voyageur Press edition of this book written by Olson using quality photographs of Les and Nadine Blacklock. Large book - tall, wide, thin at 128 pages of word and color delights. The book would be in fine condition if not for a former owner book plate. Tight, bright, crisp, clean covers and interior. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean, however there is a 3/4" closed tear on the front cover - not visible in a new archival see-through and removable mylar protector. Jacket unclipped. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 128 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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37 Parks, Gordon A POET AND HIS CAMERA
New York, NY Viking 1969 Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket  
This is a fourth printing hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book would be fine if not for a former owner hand made gift card pasted on the end paper and a date written in the corner. The covers are still very brightly white with a tight binding, square corners, clean inside and out. The dust jacket has the price clipped and has light edge wear all around. There are two closed tears on the back panel. Stephen Spender and Philip Kunhardt wrote the Preface and Introduction. Photography by Parks; 8vo  
Price: 18.00 USD
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38 Rogers, Mary Beth BARBARA JORDAN American Hero
New York, NY Bantam Books 1998 0553106031 / 9780553106039 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book. The book would be in fine condition if not for a touch of corner bumping. Tight, bright, and very clean. The book is probably unread. The covers show no wear. The interior isi fine. There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is in fine condition - crisp and very clean, unclipped. There is a handsome photograph of Jordan on the jacket cover with a flag draped around her shoulders. There are some black and white photographs and an Index. ; 8vo; 414 pages  
Price: 19.00 USD
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39 Stearns, Robert (Editor) THE VIEW FROM HERE Recent Pictures from Central Europe and the American Midwest
Minneapolis, MN Arts Midwest, Minneapolis And Ohio Arts Council, Columbus 1995 0972567208 / 9780972567206 First Edition Softcover Fine 
This is a softcover book in fine, as new condition. The book is tall, wide, and thin - may require extra postage if shipped internationally because of dimensions and weight even though it is only a book of 120 pages. The paper quality is excellent. Nicely designed. Tight, bright, crisp, clean with no marks or writing, no wear. This book is part of the The Heartland Series - 84 photographs by 22 Central Europe and American Midwest photographers. The exhibition started in Budapest in November of 2002 and traveled to Prague, Columbus, Ohio, Cleveland, Ohio, Minnesota Center for Photography, Minneapolis, MN and ended in Erie, Pennsylvania in 2004. Color and black and white on vellum like paper. Curated by Catherine Evans. Evans and , Katalin Neray assisted in editing. ; 4to; 120 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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40 Stobart, Tom I TAKE PICTURES FOR ADVENTURE Extraordinary Personal Adventures in Such Places As the Jungles of Africa, the Swamps of Australia, and the Heights of Mount Everest
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1958 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket  Illustrated by Author 
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, clean and without marks or writing. The dust jacket is unclipped and has some corner wear and a touch of soil. ; Photographs; 8vo; 288 pages  
Price: 12.00 USD
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