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Gertrude Jekyll : A Vision of Garden and Wood

By [Gertrude Jekyll] / Judith B. Tankard, Michael R. Van Valkenburgh / Foreword by Jane Brown

Abrams / Saga Press, 1989. Fine and bright in like glossy pictorial dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. Profusely illustrated. Former owner's neat inscription to the opening flyleaf.


Edward Weston : Photographer / The Flame of Recognition

By Weston, Edward / edited by Nancy Newhall

An Aperture Monograph, 1975. His Photographs accompanied by excerpts from the Daybook & Letters. Fine and bright pictorial stiff wraps with clean text. Beautiful catalog on the fine west coast photographer


American Photography : A Critical History

By Green, Jonathan

Abrams, 1984. First edition, first printing. Close to fine and bright in like glossy dustjacket with crisp bright text. Profusely illustrated


First Light : Sojourns with People of the Outer Hebrides, the Sierra Madre, the Himalayas, and Other Remote Places

By Hubbard, Ethan, photographs and text

Chelsea Green, 1986. Fine and bright dark boards with silver titles in near fine very close to fine pictorial dustjacket with crisp bright text.


India Holy Song

By Zimbardo, Xavier / foreword by Jhumpa Lahiri

Rizzoli, 2000. First edition, first printing. Fine bright lemon boards with silver titles in like pictorial dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. A bright copy. Exquisite layout and large display of photographs in the field not missing a moment of the celebration. Gift quality. Praise from Jhumpa Lahiri.


Tasha Tudor's Garden

By Tudor, Tasha / text by Tovah Martin and photographs by Richard W. Brown

Houghton Mifflin, 1994. Fine and bright like green boards with gilt tittles in like glossy pictorial dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. Lovely portrait study and showcase of the Vermont artist and gardener


The Original Eye: Arbiters of Twentieth-Century Taste

By Core, Philip

Prentice Hall, 1984. First edition, first printing. Near fine and bright tall black boards in good illustrated dustjacket with clean bright text. Excellent reading copy. Profusely illustrated with arbiters of 20th century taste. Wide ranging from Stieglitz and Marinetti to Warhol and Malcolm McLaren. Profusely illustrated and quite different


Photography After Frank : Essays

By Gefter, Philip

Aperture, 2009. First edition, first printing. As new and bright pictorial soft boards issued without dustjacket. With clean bright text. Profusely illustrated with many features of their work


Men at Work : Photographic Studies of Modern Men and Machines

By Hine, Lewis H.

Dover, 1977. With a supplement of 18 related photographs. Good reading copy wraps. With seminal black and white photographs. Now a masterpiece


Disappearing Shanghai

By French, Howard W.

Howard W. French, 2006. First edition, first printing. Fine and bright pictorial showcase of this photographer's work. A wonderful catalog of this photographer's work in vintage black and white. His camera is never quiet.


Gertrude Blom - Bearing Witness

By Blom, Gerturde / edited by Alex Harris and Margaret Sartor

University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1994. First edition, first printing. Very close to fine and bright tall pictorial stiff wraps with strong spine and crisp bright text. Outstanding vintage photographs from the field. The photographer expresses an intense love for a vanishing landscape, the Chiapas of Mexico c. 1940s. With a nicely realized text



By Smith, W. Eugene and Aileen Smith, words and photographs

An Alskog-Sensorium Book, Holt, Rinehart, 1975. First edition, first printing. The story of the poisoning of a city, and of the people who choose to carry the burden of courage. One of the master stroke's from the W. G. Eugene Smith's deep archives. Becoming scarce. The photographer's masterpiece. Near fine tall glossy wraps with the usual slight edge use off the lamination. Still quite handsome all around. With the dynamic photo essay throughout. From this photojournalist's practice in trade. "Minamata speaks not just of a very proof person's ;bodies struggling against the a great industrial state -- that life cannot be treated carelessly." Former owner's inscription to the half title page which bothers none of the text


Indian Circus

By Mark, Mary Ellen / foreword by John Irving

Chronicle Books, 1993. First edition, first printing. SIGNED. As new and bright oversize red boards in like pictorial (Mark) dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. Never been read. A gorgeous showcase of the artist at work, as usual getting to the underbelly and edges of a circus society. With brief text. Mainly the photographs say everything. Fully signed by the photographer on the half title page. Scarce


Joel-Peter Witkin, Forty Photographs

By Witkin, Joel-Peter

San Francisco Museum of Art, 1990. As new and bright tall pictorial wraps with just the lightest age tone. Strong graphic photographic work, full page size and stirring


Portrait of a Decade : Roy Stryker and the Development of Documentary Photography in the Thirties

By Hurley, F. Jack / photographic editing by Robert J. Doherty

Louisiana State University Press, 1972. First edition, first printing. Fine and bright beige boards in very good pictorial dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. Profusely illustrated and showcasing a portrait of Roy Stryker. A wonderful showcase of photographs throughout as examples


Anton Stankowski : Fotografien Photos n1927-1962

By Stankowski, Anton

Benedikt Taschen, 1990. First edition, first printing. Text in German and English. Very close to fine and bright pictorial boards issued without dustjacket with clean text throughout. Excellent black and white photographs


Burn Zone

By Lyon, Danny

Black Beauty Books, 2016. First edition, first printing. SIGNED. Fully signed by Danny Lyon on the full title page. New bright tall pictorial wraps with crisp bright text throughout. Gift quality. The usual strong showing of the photographer's work and delving deeply into climate criminals from the US fifty states. Danny Lyon does not back off


From the West : Chicano Narrative Photography

By Curated by Chon A. Noriega

The Mexican Museum, 1995 . First edition, first printing. Trifle reinforcement to top of spine Otherwise near fine tall dynamic black and white photograph cover art with a further dynamics throughout and profuse illustrations from the artists, photographers and performers. Nicely realized and quiet exhibition and a fine nicely realized text by Chon Noriega. This excellent portrait of Chicano narrative photography



By Meyerowitz, Joel

Rizzoli, 1991. First edition, first printing. Reinforced spine makes this a strong and fine glossy pictorial wraps clean bright text. Full page size color portraits by this noted photographer


Dorothea Lange Looks at The American Country Woman

By Lange, Dorothea / a photographic essay by Dorothea Lange with a commentary by Beaumont Newhall

Amon Carter Museum and The Ward Ritchie Press, 1967. First edition, first printing. This classic showcase of the photographer's work. Many of her best photographs in the showcase with a nicely realized text by Beaumont Newhall. Very good pictorial oversize stiff wraps with gentle use


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