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 ADAMS, ANSEL  (WITH MARY STREET ALINDER), Ansel Adams an Autobiography
ADAMS, ANSEL (WITH MARY STREET ALINDER)
Ansel Adams an Autobiography
Boston, MA: Little Brown & Co / A New York Graphic Society Book, 1985. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Illustrated by Ansel Adams. B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean, with some beginning toning, especially to the front cover. "His was a world of mountains and woodlands and the vast, timeless reach of the western landscape. If a country as a limitless as this can ever be said to have posed for its portrait, certainly the photographer behind the camera was Ansel Adams." Due to the extreme weight of this book, postage will have to be determined at time of ordering. "Ansel Easton Adams (February 20, 1902 April 22, 1984) was an American photographer and environmentalist. His black and white landscape photographs of the American West, especially Yosemite National Park, have been widely reproduced on calendars, posters, books, and the internet. Adams and Fred Archer developed the Zone System as a way to determine proper exposure and adjust the contrast of the final print. The resulting clarity and depth characterized his photographs. He primarily used large-format cameras because their high resolution helped ensure sharpness in his images.". Fine in Near Fine dust jacket .
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Book number: 33985
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.5 | £UK 38.5 | JP 5453]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography Ansel Adams Photographers Photographers Biography Biography Autobiography Nature Black & White Photography Photography

 ADAMS, ANSEL, The Negative: Exposure and Development Basic Photo 2
ADAMS, ANSEL
The Negative: Exposure and Development Basic Photo 2
Boston, MA: New York Graphic Society, 0. 5th Printing. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; Circa late 1970's - 5th printing. This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright with the exception of some toning to the endpapers. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Ansel Easton Adams (February 20, 1902 April 22, 1984) was an American photographer and environmentalist. His black and white landscape photographs of the American West, especially Yosemite National Park, have been widely reproduced on calendars, posters, books, and the internet. Adams and Fred Archer developed the Zone System as a way to determine proper exposure and adjust the contrast of the final print. The resulting clarity and depth characterized his photographs. He primarily used large-format cameras because the large film used with these cameras (primarily 4x4 and 8x10) contributed to sharpness in his prints. Adams founded the photography group known as Group f/64, along with fellow photographers Willard Van Dyke and Edward Weston.". Near Fine in Fine dust jacket .
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Book number: 34657
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 15.5 | JP 2181]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography Ansel Adams Photography Technique Negatives Developing Photographs Photography

 ALINDER, JAMES (EDITED AND WITH INTRODUCTION BY), Wright Morris Photographs & Words
ALINDER, JAMES (EDITED AND WITH INTRODUCTION BY)
Wright Morris Photographs & Words
Carmel, CA: Friends of Photography, 1982. 1st Paperback Edition. Paperback. B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with illustrated cardstock covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine of the book has some beginning fading and there is some light wrinkling / wear to the bottom rear cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "Wright Marion Morris (January 6, 1910 April 25, 1998) was an American novelist, photographer, and essayist. He is known for his portrayals of the people and artifacts of the Great Plains in words and pictures, as well as for experimenting with narrative forms.". Very Good+ .
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Book number: 36436
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 15.5 | JP 2181]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography James Alinder Wright Morris Photographers Art Photography

 CALLAHAN, SEAN (EDITED BY) WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY THEODORE M. BROWN AND A FOREWORD BY CARL MYDANS, The Photographs of Margaret Bourke-White
CALLAHAN, SEAN (EDITED BY) WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY THEODORE M. BROWN AND A FOREWORD BY CARL MYDANS
The Photographs of Margaret Bourke-White
Boston, MA: New York Graphic Society, 1975. 1st Paperback Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. Illustrated by Margaret Bourke-White. B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with slick cardstock covers and a glued spine. This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The white portions of the book covers have noticeable toning / yellowing. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, but have some toning to the edges of the pages. "Margaret Bourke-White (June 14, 1904 August 27, 1971) was an American photographer and documentary photographer. She is best known as the first foreign photographer permitted to take pictures of Soviet five-year plan, the first American female war photojournalist, and to have her photograph on the cover of the first issue of Life magazine...In 1929, Bourke-White accepted a job as associate editor and staff photographer of Fortune magazine, a position she held until 1935. In 1930, she became the first Western photographer allowed to take photographs of Soviet industry. She was hired by Henry Luce as the first female photojournalist for Life magazine in 1936. Her photograph of the Fort Peck Dam construction appeared on its first cover on November 23, 1936. She held the title of staff photographer until 1940, but returned from 1941 to 1942, and again in 1945, where she stayed through her semi-retirement in 1957 (which ended her photography for the magazine) and her full retirement in 1969.". Very Good .
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Book number: 33974
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.5 | £UK 38.5 | JP 5453]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography Sean Callahan Margaret Bourke-white Theodore M. Brown Documentary Photography World War II Famous Photographers Photography

 CLARKE, R. G., My Twenty Best Aerial Photos
CLARKE, R. G.
My Twenty Best Aerial Photos
No Place: R. G. Clarke, 1960. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Pamphlet. This is a trade sized pamphlet with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The covers have some beginning creasing and toning to the spine joints. The text pages are clean and bright. The text pages show aerial photographs that the author has taken in his career as a pilot.. Very Good+ .
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Book number: 34873
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 11.5 | JP 1636]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography R. G. Clarke Aviation Aerial Photography Photography

 EASTMAN KODAK CO., Kodakery a Magazine for Amateur Photographers (October 1918)
EASTMAN KODAK CO.
Kodakery a Magazine for Amateur Photographers (October 1918)
Rochester, NY: Eastman Kodak Co, 1918. Stapled wraps. B&W Illustrations; This is a small format booklet / magazine with illustrated covers and a stapled spine. The booklet is in Good only condition. The covers have noticeable toning and spotting, mostly to the spine. The top inner hinge corner has water spotting that has stuck the pages together. The text pages are generally clean and bright. There is a small chip to the top edge that has affected several pages. "Kodakery was a monthly periodical about photography, a journal for amateur photographers published by the Eastman Kodak Company Rochester, New York. Its articles covered topics of popular photography and were richly illustrated with photos. The first issue was published in September, 1913 and the last in 1932. Every purchaser of a Kodak Brownie camera received a free one year subscription. Current subscribers received a copy of the book "The Way to Better Pictures" when the magazine ceased publication. All issues of the publication are believed to be in the public domain today and many are available online. The title, "Kodakery", was later reused for an internal Kodak employee newsletter in the 1990s". Good .
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Book number: 36787
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 7.75 | JP 1091]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography Eastman Kodak Company Amateur Photographers Kodak Cameras Photography

 EASTMAN KODAK CO., Kodakery a Magazine for Amateur Photographers (September 1918)
EASTMAN KODAK CO.
Kodakery a Magazine for Amateur Photographers (September 1918)
Rochester, NY: Eastman Kodak Co, 1918. Stapled wraps. B&W Illustrations; This is a small format booklet / magazine with illustrated covers and a stapled spine. The booklet is in Good only condition. The covers have noticeable toning and spotting to the spine and bottom corners. The top inner hinge corner has water spotting that has stuck the pages together. The text pages are generally clean and bright. "Kodakery was a monthly periodical about photography, a journal for amateur photographers published by the Eastman Kodak Company Rochester, New York. Its articles covered topics of popular photography and were richly illustrated with photos. The first issue was published in September, 1913 and the last in 1932. Every purchaser of a Kodak Brownie camera received a free one year subscription. Current subscribers received a copy of the book "The Way to Better Pictures" when the magazine ceased publication. All issues of the publication are believed to be in the public domain today and many are available online. The title, "Kodakery", was later reused for an internal Kodak employee newsletter in the 1990s". Good .
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Book number: 36788
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 7.75 | JP 1091]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography Eastman Kodak Company Amateur Photographers Kodak Cameras Photography

 W. B. CONKEY COMPANY, Sights and Scenes of the World (People's Series 1893) a Series of Magnificent Photographic Views Embracing the World of Nature and Art. Volumes 1, 7,9,10,11,12,15. , and 16
W. B. CONKEY COMPANY
Sights and Scenes of the World (People's Series 1893) a Series of Magnificent Photographic Views Embracing the World of Nature and Art. Volumes 1, 7,9,10,11,12,15. , and 16
Chicago, IL: W. B. Conkey Company, 1893. Paperback. B&W Illustrations; Volumes 1, 7,9,10,11,12,15, and 16. These are oversized oblong paperback books with thin cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some edge wear, nicking and at least one small chip missing. The text pages are clean and bright. "Sights and Scenes of the World is a collection of 320 of the rarest gems of nature and art, gathered from the4 World's great Storehouse of treasures by eminent travelers and distinguished scholars, who from long years of experience have learned exactly what is best calculated to instruct the mind and delight the eye. These tourists have themselves stood in awe and admiration before the mighty pyramids, the lofty cathedrals, the awful cataracts and other great sights of the world...". Very Good .
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Book number: 36438
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP 2727]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography W. B. Conkey Company Sights And Scenes Of The World Photographic Views Nature Art Photography

 FRANK, WALDO, LEWIS MUMFORD, DOROTHY NORMAN, PAUL ROSENFELD & HAROLD RUGG, America & Alfred Stieglitz a Collective Portrait
FRANK, WALDO, LEWIS MUMFORD, DOROTHY NORMAN, PAUL ROSENFELD & HAROLD RUGG
America & Alfred Stieglitz a Collective Portrait
New York: The Literary Guild, Inc, 1934. Early Reprint. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and is lacking the dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is some beginning toning to the endpapers. This is an early reprint edition "This book is not a collection of tributes, it is not a symposium of opinions, it is no a compilation of facts about a man. The life of Alfred Stieglitz has been lived in active relation with the world; his work has been in the deepest sense a communal work." "Alfred Stieglitz (January 1, 1864 July 13, 1946) was an American photographer and modern art promoter who was instrumental over his fifty-year career in making photography an accepted art form. In addition to his photography, Stieglitz is known for the New York art galleries that he ran in the early part of the 20th century, where he introduced many avant-garde European artists to the U.S. He was married to painter Georgia O'Keeffe.". Near Fine .
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Book number: 31082
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.5 | £UK 38.5 | JP 5453]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography Waldo Frank Lewis Mumford Dorothy Norman Alfred Stieglitz Photographic Techniques Photography

977586402X HALLER, DOUGLAS M. (INTRODUCTION BY), In Arab Lands the Bonfils Collection of the University of Pennsylvania Museum
HALLER, DOUGLAS M. (INTRODUCTION BY)
In Arab Lands the Bonfils Collection of the University of Pennsylvania Museum
Cairo, Egypt: Zeitouna Press, 1999. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. ISBN: 977586402X. B&W and Color Illustrations; This edition was published in 1999 in Cairo, Egypt. The book in Fine condition and has clamshell case. Possible True First Edition - published prior to the 2000 issue by the American University in Cairo. Both case and front cover of the book have photographic pastedowns. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The clamshell case in Near Fine condition and has several spots of light discoloration / rubbing. "Flix Bonfils (8 March 1831 1885) was a French photographer and writer who was active in the Middle East. He was born in Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort and died in Als. Flix worked as a bookbinder but in 1860 he joined General d'Hautpoul's expedition to the Levant. Soon after returning from Lebanon he became a photographer. When his son Adrien fell ill, Flix remembered the green hills around Beirut and sent him there to recover, being accompanied by Marie-Lydie Cabanis Bonfils, Flix's wife. The family moved to Beirut in 1867 where they opened a photographic studio called "Maison Bonfils." ". Fine .
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Book number: 35636
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 136.25 | £UK 115 | JP 16360]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: 977586402X Photography Douglas M. Haller Egypt Felix Bonfils Middle East Adrien Bonfils Egypt Photography

 HOOBLER, DOROTHY AND THOMAS, Photographing & the Frontier
HOOBLER, DOROTHY AND THOMAS
Photographing & the Frontier
New York, etc.: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1980. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. B&W Photographs; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several small edge nicks, tears and wrinkles. The spine ends and corners of the dust jacket has wrinkles and edge wear. "The saga of America's western frontier has an endless fascination. Countless stories, both fact and fiction, have been told of the heroism, drama, and tragedy of the settlement of the West.". Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket .
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Book number: 31535
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP 2727]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography Dorothy Hoobler Thomas Hoobler Western Americana Western Frontier Biography Travel & Exploration Photography

 LANGE, DOROTHEA (WITH COMMENTARY BY BEAUMONT NEWHALL), Dorothea Lange Looks at the American Country Woman a Photographic Essay
LANGE, DOROTHEA (WITH COMMENTARY BY BEAUMONT NEWHALL)
Dorothea Lange Looks at the American Country Woman a Photographic Essay
Los Angeles, CA: Amon Carter Museum and the Ward Ritchie Press, 1967. 1st Paperback Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. Illustrated by Dorothea Lange. B&W Photographs; This edition is paperback. Spine ends & corners of book covers have a bit of light bumping and rubbing. The spine joints of the book cover have some light, but noticeable wear and there is some light rubbing and edge wear to the edges of the book covers. There is one very small bump / nick to the top front cover of the book by the spine joint. The rear cover of the book has a couple of lightish scratches. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers are a solid green color. Overall, a very good+ copy. "To call Dorothea Lange a Documentary Photographer is an oversimplification. She was that, but she was more. She asked me once to help her to find a better word than documentary for the type of photography in which she so passionately believed and which she accomplished with such understanding, skill and love.". Very Good+ .
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Book number: 34048
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP 2727]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography Dorothea Lange Beaumont Newhall Portrait photography Women Working Women Black & White Photography Photographers photographers

 LARTIGUE, J.-H. (JACQUES-HENRI), Boyhood Photos of J. -H. Lartigue the Family Album of a Gilded Age
LARTIGUE, J.-H. (JACQUES-HENRI)
Boyhood Photos of J. -H. Lartigue the Family Album of a Gilded Age
Switzerland: Ami Guichard Publisher, 1966. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Illustrated by J. H. Lartigue. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. This copy is missing the accompanying slipcase. Purple / Burgundy cloth covered boards have gilt lettering and decorations (in the style of the Gilded Age) to the front cover and spine of the book. There is some light / faint spotting (water spotting) to the top edges of the book cover which can only be seen if you hold the book at an angle. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The book is illustrated throughout with reproductions of actual photographs by Lartigue. The photographs are in black and white and sepia tone on matte gray card stock paper. The book mimics a family scrapbook with text by Lartigue along with an essay by Jean Fondin. This copy has a previous owner's inked gift notation (dated 1969) , and also an ink stamped name and address of Robert Pease & Co. Advertising. "Jacques Henri Lartigue ( June 13, 1894 September 12, 1986) was a French photographer and painter, known for his photographs of automobile races, planes and Parisian fashion female models. Born in Courbevoie, France to a wealthy family, Jacques Henri Lartigue started taking photographs when he was seven. He photographed his friends and family at play running and jumping; racing home-built race cars; making kites, gliders as well as aeroplanes; and climbing the Eiffel Tower. He also photographed sport events, such as the Coupe Gordon Bennett and the French Grand Prix, early flights of aviation pioneers such as Gabriel Voisin, Louis Blriot, Louis Paulhan and Roland Garros. He also captured in his camera, tennis players such as Suzanne Lenglen at the French Open tennis championships. Many of his initial, famous photographs were originally captured through stereo, but he also produced a vast number of images in all formats and media including glass plates in various sizes, autochromes, and film.". Very Good+ .
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Book number: 33894
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 113.5 | £UK 95.75 | JP 13634]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography J-H Lartigue Lartigue Jacques-Henri Lartigue Family albums scrapbooks France Gilded Age Photography

 LOWRY, ALEXANDER AND DENZIL VERARDO, Big Basin
LOWRY, ALEXANDER AND DENZIL VERARDO
Big Basin
Los Altos, CA: Sempervirens Fund, 1973. Limited Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Illustrated by Alexander Lowry. B&W Illustrations; SIGNED EDITION. This copy is limited to 500 signed copies, this being #138. This book is in Fine condition and is lacking the glassine dust jacket and the slipcase. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed by both author and illustrator. "Alexander Lowry made personal and professional photographs from 1957-2010. During his career he was a newspaper and public relations photographer and for 30 years concentrated on contract work, primarily for educational and conservation organization. Photo Researchers, Inc. In New York has represented his stock photography since 1964. He taught workshops for University of California, Santa Cruz Extension and others from 1974 through 2004. His photographs have appeared in more than 500 publications worldwide over a span of five decades. He has exhibited widely in both solo and group shows, and his prints are in public and private collections." (Alexander Lowry website) ; Signed by Author & Illustrator. Fine .
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Book number: 37291
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 15.5 | JP 2181]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography Alexander Lowry Denzil Verardo Big Basin, CA California Landscapes Photography

 EDITORS OF LIFE MAGAZINE, Larry Burrows Compassionate Photographer
EDITORS OF LIFE MAGAZINE
Larry Burrows Compassionate Photographer
New York: Time-Life Books, 1972. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Color Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket, but with a slipcase. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The slipcase has noticeable rubbing and some loss of color to the paper on the front panel. There is some ground-in dirt to the slipcase as well. "On February 10, 1971, at the border base of Langvie, Larry Burrows climbed into a helicopter with four other photographers and took off to cover the South Vietnamese army's invasion of Laos. For days he had been badgering U.S. military officials for a chance to fly ove Laos, but they had refused on the grounds that they could not authorize such flights over another country. Finally, a South Vietnamese general agreed to lead a squadron of five helicopters into Laos - including two with press aboard.". Fine .
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Book number: 31393
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 68.25 | £UK 57.5 | JP 8180]
Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: Photography Life Magazine Larry Burrows Vietnam Vietnam War Journalism Photo-Journalism Photography

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