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Suburbia (In Slipcase) by Bill Owens - First Edition - 1973 - from Appledore Books, ABAA (SKU: 16776)

Suburbia (In Slipcase)

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Suburbia (In Slipcase)

by Bill Owens

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Fine
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About This Item

San Francisco: Straight Arrow Press, 1973. Cloth. Fine. A pristine copy of the 1973 stated 1st printing (in its infinitely less common hardback) of Bill Owens's timeless tribute to "Suburbia". Tight and Fine in its dark-green cloth, with blindstamped titling to the front panel and bright, completely unrubbed whilte-lettered titling along the spine. Square quarto, crisp, highly-evocative black-and-white photos thruout. Also includes a matching, Near Fine to Fine example of the publisher's dark-green slipcase, with the original price ($15.00) still pasted-on at the upper corner.

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Bookseller
Appledore Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
16776
Title
Suburbia (In Slipcase)
Author
Bill Owens
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Straight Arrow Press
Place of Publication
San Francisco
Date published
1973
Keywords
rare photography, rare Bill Owens, the photographer Bill Owens, Roth 101 selections
Bookseller catalogs
Photography;

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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
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