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Voyage; Photographs (with Laid-in materials)

By: Ascherman, Herbert Jr.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cleveland Heights, Ohio, The Books on Photography Press: 1991

Edition: First Ed Stated

Inscription: SIGNED & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 12,954DL


Nice, clean copy of a beautiful book with arresting photographs done in black and white. Signed and inscribed by author on title page, plus in a letter he wrote to the recipient on his letterhead. Also includes a large, laid-in card advertising Ascherman Photography. View more info

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Iowa Stereographs: Three-Dimensional Visions of the Past

By: Bennett, Mary;Juhl, Paul C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Univ of Iowa Press: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 25388


As new book, very gently cared for by previous owner. No bumps to boards and pages and page edges snow white. Also no names or writing. Book measures 6-1/2" tall and 9" wide with 571 pages. It appears unread because viewing glasses in back pocket have not been opened. Comprised of 220 stereographs with explanatory captions, all capturing daily life. View more info

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The Art of Railroad Photography: Techniques for Taking Dynamic Trackside Pictures

By: Benson, Gary J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Kalmbach Publishing Company: 1993

Seller ID: 27195TB


Crisp, clean, as new book. No defect of note and dustjacket protected by brand new mylar cover. Measures 8-1/2"x11-1/2" and is printed on coated paper with stunning color photography of railroads thoughout north America. there is an art to taking great train pictures and this book tells you how. Covers cameras and equipment, flim and light, planning a train watching trip, taking photos trackside, special situations, editing your slides and publishing, 148 pages. View more info

Image for The Woman Behind the Lens; The Life and Work of  Frances Benjamin  Johnston 1864-1952

The Woman Behind the Lens; The Life and Work of Frances Benjamin Johnston 1864-1952

By: Berch, Bettina

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Virginia, The University Press of Virginia: 2000

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 27416


Crisp, clean book with no defect of note. No names or writing and no bumps to boards. Designed without dustjacket. Illustrated with 39 photographs in black and white throguhout the text which tells the life story of this woman photographer who found her calling when George Eastman gave her a camera. Johnston captured the last photo of President William McKinley shortly before he was assiassinated at the Pan-American Exhibtion in Buffalo in 1901. She also caught Admiral D... View more info

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Barbara Morgan

By: Bunnell, Peter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, Morgan And Morgan Monograph: 1972

Edition: Presumed First

Seller ID: 28299


Book itself is clean and bright with no names or writing. Dustjacket is likewise clean with just one small tear to lower back near spine and a small bit of lamination gone tat top back next to spine.Will arrive in brand new mylar cover. The photographer, Barbara Morgan, is well known for her photographs of Martha Graham and her dance company. Here there is also dance, and much more, with 144 black and white images taken over four decades .Preface iis written by Peter... View more info

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Dancessence

By: Eastman, Hal

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Carmel, California, Peregrine Images: 2009

Seller ID: 27745


This is an exquisite book which needs no words to describe it. Rather than a static photograph, however beautiful, the ethereal quality of these pictures capture the grace of both dance.and dancer. There is no text to the main body of the work, but the image against back paper is very compelling. At the front the phoographer says this, "Dancessence: the pure art of feminine dance, and the exqusite sculpture of its instrument; soft strong, subtle, fluid, cursive, rhyt... View more info

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Secrets of the Dark Chamber: The Art of the American Daguerreotype

By: Foresta, Merry A.; Wood, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., National Museum of American Art: 1995

Seller ID: 2774RD


Crisp, as new book. No spine crease, no names or writing ,and pristine pages and page edges. Measures 7" x 8-3/4" with 324 pagersd. Published to accompany an exhibition at the Naional Museum of American Art from June 30 to October 29, 1995. Illustrated lavishly with beautiful examples of the art. Much information. View more info

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Old South: Land Of Many Dreams

By: Frank Taylor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Crescent: 1985

Edition: First Printing Thus

Seller ID: 27790


Beautiful book laden with color photographs, all of which are printed on quality coated paper. Pages are pristine and book shows no names or writing and no tears or chips to dustjacket which will arrive in brand new mylar cover. The book is a slow and charming trip from Eastern Texas to the Viriginia Tidewater and all stops in between.The text is somewhat minimal, but the photographs are not only lavish, but also evocative of the area's gentitlity.. Book measures 11" hi... View more info

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Sheila Metzner Form and Fashion

By: Golstein, Peg (editor)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, Arena Editions: 2001

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 23645


Book is crisp and clean with no bumps to boards, no tears or chips to dustjacket and no price-clip. Jacket is beautiful in brand new mylar cover. There is only one defect -- a tear to lower gutter of spine (see photo) which has clearly been repaired.. Price has been lowered. Book measures 9-3/4" x 12-1/2" and has 219 pristine pages. Sheila Metzner was a magazine photographer from the 1970's to the 21st century. Among her clients were Ralph Lauren, Chanel and V... View more info

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Literary Prints; The Odyssey by Homer (10 Large Movie Stills)

By: Homer

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Logan, Iowa, Perfection Form:

Seller ID: 25739AD


These movie books of black and white stills published by Perfection Form are a film lover's dream come true. You rarely see them, but I just got three or four and will list as they surface. The glossy prints and their cover (no text except captions) measure 10"x13" and are clean and bright with no faults. Could be easily removed from spiral binding for framing. Photos include Penelope weaving a funeral shroud for Laertes; Ulysses discovered on the shores of Scher... View more info

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Chronique de la rue Parisienne (French Edition)

By: Jean-Louis Celati

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Parigramme: 1995

Edition: French Edition

Seller ID: 27497


Very nice clean book with no real defect of note. No bumps to boards, no names or writing, and dustjacket protected by brand new mylar cover. FRENCH Language. The book's title roughly translates to Chronicle of the Parisian Street. This one's all about the wonderful black and white photography which captures fleeting moments of Pari sstreet life. Other than an introduction and short intros to chapters, text is confined to captions.Book measures 9-1/2" x 12-1/2" and has 1... View more info

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The Faith Jennings Collection (Photographic History Norwich CT. SIGNED 1st)

By: Jennings, Faith

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Norwich, Connecticut, Bill Stanley Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition Stated

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 27407


Very nice clean book which measures 9" tall and 12" wide. No spine crease and no cover lift. SIGNED by author at first page beneath her photo and biography. Reads thus, "Best wishes, Faith Jennings." The book is a compilation of photographs of Norwich, Ct., many of which are over a century old. No text -- just historic pictures captioned by Jennings. 192 pages. View more info

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Camera Man's Journey: Julian Dimock's South

By: Julian A. Dimock

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Georgia Press: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 176242EZ


Book showcases 155 black and white photographs taken by Julian Dimock in South Carolina from 1904-1905. Unlike most photographers of the time who photographedd the African American experience, Dumock neither politicized nor romanticized his subjects. The book measures 8-3/4" high and 10-1/4" across. 191 pages. Dustjacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. View more info

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Photo Icons: The Story Behind the Pictures 1827-1991

By: Koetzle, Hans-Michael

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Los Angeles, Taschen America: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 25691ASHA


Crisp, as new book -- clean and bright inside and out with no fault of note. Jacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Measures 6-1/4"x9" and printed on heavy coated paper. Lavishly illsutrated with , stunning photograpoy accompanied by a lengthy text explaining the unseen story behind the iconic image. A beautiful book -- 351 pages. View more info

Leicaflex Guide; Leicaflex Standard Leicaflex SL

By: Matheson, Andrew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London and New York, The Focal Press: 1968

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 17823


Nice, clean, tightly bound copy. No spine crease, no names or writing. Measures 5"x6-1/2" and has 128 pages.Illustrated with drawings and black and white photos. A guide to using the Leicaflex and Leicaflex SL camers and their equipment. View more info