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Color Photography 1979: A Selection of Fine Color Photographs Compiled by the Editors of Popular Photography
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Color Photography 1979: A Selection of Fine Color Photographs Compiled by the Editors of Popular Photography

By Hughes, Jim

New York: Ziff-Davis, 1979. Magazine. First edition. Good+ perfect-bound magazine with light traces of shelf wear, some pencil marks to the front, and a printer's crease to the back cover. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. The 1979 edition of Popular Photography magazine's annual survey of color photography with portfolios of work by: Dennis Stock; Jan Staller; Elizabeth Lennard; Dudley Gray & Joe Strand; Tito Barberis; Frank Horvat; Leland Rice; Jean-Philippe Jourdrin; and Franco Fontana. Also in this issue are articles on color vision, making b&w prints from color slides, color film, and a special portfolio of Audubon nature photographs. Edited by Jim Hughes. 112 pages; color and b&w illustrations throughout; 8.25 x 10.75 inches.

$14.95

Color Photography 1978: A Selection of Fine Color Photographs Compiled by the Editors of Popular Photography
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Color Photography 1978: A Selection of Fine Color Photographs Compiled by the Editors of Popular Photography

By Hughes, Jim

New York: Ziff-Davis, 1978. Magazine. First edition. Good+ perfect-bound magazine with light traces of shelf wear. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. The 1978 edition of Popular Photography magazine's annual survey of color photography with portfolios of work by: Eliot Porter; Robert Funk; Lisl Dennis; Douglas Faulkner; Ted Horowitz; Peter Kaplan; Ted D'Arms; Douglas Holleley; Arnold Gassan; and Randy States. Also in this issue are articles on color theory, colorworks, color exposure, color filters and color still films. Edited by Jim Hughes. 112 pages; color and b&w illustrations throughout; 8.25 x 10.75 inches.

$14.95

Photography Annual 1978: A Selection of the World's Finest Photographs Compiled by the Editors of Popular Photography
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Photography Annual 1978: A Selection of the World's Finest Photographs Compiled by the Editors of Popular Photography

By Hughes, Jim

New York: Ziff-Davis, 1977. Magazine. First edition. Very Good minus perfect-bound magazine with light traces of shelf wear and a round sticker to the front. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. The annual survey of photography from Popular Photography magazine with portfolios of work by: David Attie; Roger Freeman; Ivan Farkas; B.A. King; Eugene Atget; Max Waldman; Marcus Halevi; Cheryl Younger; J. Seeley; Roberto Salbitani; Rosamond Wolff Purcell; Arno Minkkinen; Elizabeth Heyert; Christian Vogt; Kenneth McGowan; Kenda North; Sonja Bullaty; JoAnn Callis; Mark Feldstein; Garrett Korfitzen; Olivia Parker; Steven Hirsch; Nancy Crampton; and Robert Gray. Edited by Jim Hughes. 184 pages; color and b&w illustrations throughout; 8.25 x 10.75 inches.

$14.95

David Armstrong: All Day Every Day
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David Armstrong: All Day Every Day

By Armstrong, David; Martin Jaeggi

Zurich: Scalo, 2002. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Fine clothbound hardcover with a light bump to two tips in a Fine dust jacket with a hint of shelf wear. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Evocative, soft focus color work. Gorgeous production. Photographs by David Armstrong; interview with the artist conducted by Martin Jaeggi. 144 pages; 85 color plates; 11.5 x 17 inches. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$34.95

Photography: Art and Technique
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Photography: Art and Technique

By Blaker, Alfred A.

W.H. Freeman, 1980. Paperback. First edition, first printing. Very Good+ paperback with light overall wear and a discreet name and date on the first page at the spine. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. "This text offers detailed technical information on all aspects of photography and discusses the considerations which combine to create well conceived and technically accomplished photographs. Examples from the work of over 100 photographers-- such as Aaron Siskind, Mary Ellen Mark, Diane Arbus, Ansel Adams, etc.--are featured and diagrams complement an explanation of such areas as photomacography, filters, view cameras, alternative printing methods, lighting, exposure, optics and composition. Alfred A. Blaker was Technical Editor and a regular columnist at "Darkroom Photography", where he was responsible for the technical accuracy of the magazine's content." 460 pages; b&w and color photos throughout; 8.25 x 9.25 inches.

$14.95

Geoffrey Biddle: Alphabet City
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Geoffrey Biddle: Alphabet City

By Biddle, Geoffrey; Miguel Algarin

University of California Press, 1992. Paperback. SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Fine with a touch of wear at the extremities. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. In 1977 Geoffrey Biddle photographed the residents of Alphabet City on New York's Lower East Side for the first time. Ten years later, he returned to this same area and photographed many of the same people again, this time also interviewing them. This book is the result of those encounters--a searing portrait of inner-city life in what was once one of America's deadliest urban battlefronts. Photographs by Geoffrey Biddle; introduction by Miguel Algarin. SIGNED BY BIDDLE on the title page; no inscription. 122 pages; b&w illustrations throughout; 10 x 6.5 inches. LAID-IN is a 1992 exhibition announcement for a show of this work.

$125.00

Rudy Burckhardt
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Rudy Burckhardt

By Burckhardt, Rudy; Phillip Lopate; Vincent Katz

New York: Abrams, 2004. Hardcover. First edition. Fine clothbound hardcover in a Fine dust jacket, protected by a mylar cover. No remainder mark. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. "One of the great New York street photographers, Rudolph (Rudy) Burckhardt (1914-1999) was an astonishingly versatile artist, working not only as a photographer but also as a filmmaker and a painter. Yet his work has remained largely unknown outside a small circle of enthusiasts. Now, with this comprehensive monograph, the full range and brilliance of Burckhardt's photography is revealed: not only his telling street scenes, which capture the energy and chaotic beauty of the city, and his penetrating portraits of artists in their studios, but also his views of European cities, studies of children and the female nude, and views of the natural world." Photographs by Rudy Burckhardt; essays by Phillip Lopate and Vincent Katz. 224 pages; 278 duo-toned b&w plates; 10.5 x 12 inches.

$29.95

Masterpieces from the American Annual of Photography, 1940-1950
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Masterpieces from the American Annual of Photography, 1940-1950

By Bridges, J.C.

American Photographic Publishing, 1950. Spiral-bound. First edition. Good+ paperback with plastic comb binding with a moisture ring and soiling to the back cover and a light stain to the edge of the last three pages. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, PADDED AND PROTECTED BY CARDBOARD. Volume One, Masterworks of Photography Library: Presents the best images to have run in American Photography between 1940 and 1950 including nudes, portraits, landscapes, etc. 82 pages; 72 full-page, b&w plates; 7.25 x 9.75 inches. Comments on the images at the rear.

$14.95

The Surtsey Eruption in Words and Pictures
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The Surtsey Eruption in Words and Pictures

By Einarsson, Thorleifur; Peter Kidson

Heimskringla, 1965. Hardcover. First English language edition. Near Fine clothbound hardcover in a Very Good+ dust jacket with a few touches of rubbing. A very nice copy. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. In 1963 an underwater volcanic eruption broke the surface off the coast of Iceland. It continued erupting until 1967 and by then was a one-square-mile island named Surtsey, or Surtur's Island, named after a mythological Norse fire giant. This book documents the first year of existence of the island. Introduction by Thorleifur Einarsson; translated by Peter Kidson. 56 pages; 23 color and b&w full-page photos + 3 maps; 7 x 6.75 inches.

$19.95

Contents Magazine, No. 16, 1998: Naked
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Contents Magazine, No. 16, 1998: Naked

By Alfieris, Joseph; Ellen von Unwerth; Paolo Roversi; Duane Michals; Joel-Peter Witkin; Adam Fuss; Atom Egoyan; Janeane Garofalo; Pauline St. Denis; Jasper James; Cleo Sullivan; Justin Julius Santos

Savannah: Waxing Moon, 1998. Paperback. First edition. Very Good paperback magazine with light shelf wear/soiling and a light crease to one corner of the front cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. The 16th issue of Contents Magazine, The Style of Culture, 1998, with: a special issue, "The World's Greatest Photographers Show What is Naked" with nude photography by Herb Ritts, Ellen von Unwerth, Paolo Roversi, Duane Michals, Sheila Metzner, Karl Lagerfeld, Joel-Peter Witkin, James Herbert, Robert Flynt, Adam Fuss, and others; Atom Egoyan presents an original portfolio of images; a profile of Jude Law; Janeane Garofalo interviews and photographs Jeanne Tripplehorn; fashion portfolios by Pauline St. Denis, Jasper James, Cleo Sullivan, and Justin Julius Santos; "Best of 1997" awards for photo books, film, etc.; and much more. Edited by Joseph Alfieris. Perfect-bound, thin card covers; 130 pages; color and b&w illustrations throughout; 10 x 12 inches.

$29.95

The New Yorker Magazine, September 10, 2012: The Style Issue / Lee Friedlander
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The New Yorker Magazine, September 10, 2012: The Style Issue / Lee Friedlander

By Remnick, David; Lee Friedlander; Lana Wachowski; Andy Wachowski; Bjarke Ingels; Barack Obama; Bill Clinton; Thomas McGuane

New York: Conde Nast, 2012. Magazine. First edition. Very Good+ magazine with a mailing label to the front, otherwise only light signs of handling. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. The September 10, 2012, issue of The New Yorker magazine, with: a portfolio of photographs by Lee Friedlander from the "Mannequin" series; a feature on the Wachowskis and "Cloud Atlas"; a profile of the Danish architect Bjarke Ingels; Barack Obama and Bill Clinton reconcile; fiction by Thomas McGuane; a review of Naomi Wolf's "Vagina: A New Biography"; articles on Cat Power, Stockhausen, John Cage, the internet and fashion, and much more. Edited by David Remnick. Perfect-bound; 110 pages; color and b&w illustrations throughout; 8 x 10.75 inches.

$14.95

Field Photography: Beginning and Advanced Techniques
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Field Photography: Beginning and Advanced Techniques

By Blaker, Alfred A.

W.H. Freeman, 1976. Hardcover. Near Fine clothbound hardcover with a discreet name and date to ffep at the spine in a Very Good dust jacket with light wear at the extremities and two small tears at the crown. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. The tricks of the trade as revealed by a professional nature photographer. Text and photographs by Alfred A. Blaker. First edition, second printing. 451 pages; b&w photos throughout; 8.5 x 9.75 inches. LAID-IN is a 48-page field pamphlet.

$19.95

New York
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New York

By Hermann, Bernard; Gilbert Millstein

Harry N. Abrams, 1977. Hardcover. First edition. Fine clothbound hardcover in a Very Good+ pictorial dust jacket with light rubbing and a small abrasion at one fore edge. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. New York City's special flavor and hard-edged beauty are captured in this kaleidoscopic view, showing the vastness and diversity of the Big Apple. Photographs by Bernard Hermann; introduction by Gilbert Millstein. 196 pages; 186 color photographs; 7.75 x 11 inches.

$15.95

The Late Great Allen Ginsberg: A Photo Biography
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The Late Great Allen Ginsberg: A Photo Biography

By Felver, Christopher; Lawrence Ferlinghetti; David Shapiro

Thunder's Mouth Press, 2002. Paperback. First edition, first printing. Very Good+ with square, tight binding, no creasing to spine, sharp tips, and light shelf wear; interior clean and bright. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. "Many of the seminal figures of contemporary culture knew and worked with Allen Ginsberg and have a place in this book. Among them are Philip Glass, Ray Manzarek, Ed Sanders, Czeslaw Milosz, Norman Mailer, Robert Frank, Gary Snyder, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Michael McClure, Gregory Corso, William Burroughs, Philip Whalen, Peter Orlovsky, and Robert Creeley. In this book we truly see Allen Ginsberg as a poet, a spiritualist, a friend, a lover, a performer, a teacher, and a lover of good times. A complex and many-faceted life is given its due in this inspired photographic history of Ginsberg’s life from 1980 through 1997." 128 pages; full-page, b&w photos throughout; 8.5 x 9 inches.

$14.95

In Our Own Image: The Coming Revolution in Photography
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In Our Own Image: The Coming Revolution in Photography

By Ritchin, Fred

New York: Aperture, 1990. Paperback. First edition, first printing. Fine paperback with a touch of rubbing to the edges; appears to be new and unread. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Fred Ritchin's In Our Own Image is a comprehensive account of computer technology's impact on what we see and, ultimately, what we believe about the world. Both a history of photojournalism and a primer of computer technology, In Our Own Image is a philosophy of vision and reality for the twenty-first century. 158 pages; 37 b&w text illustrations, many full-page; 6.5 x 9.25 inches.

$19.95

New Jersey Out-of-Doors: A History of Its Flora and Fauna
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New Jersey Out-of-Doors: A History of Its Flora and Fauna

By Rue, Leonard Lee

Leonard Lee Rue Enterprises, 1967. Hardcover. SIGNED. Very Good clothbound hardcover with a bump to two tips and light wear to the extremities in a Very Good minus price-clipped dust jacket with light soiling overall and light wear at the extremities. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. The wildlife of New Jersey, extensively researched and illustrated with photos from the author's 26,000 negatives. Text and photographs by Leonard Lee Rue. SIGNED BY RUE on the title page with a non-personalized inscription. Second edition. 96 pages; b&w photos throughout; 7.75 x 10.25 inches.

$19.95

A Face in the Crowd: Expressions of Gay Life in America
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A Face in the Crowd: Expressions of Gay Life in America

By Peterson, John; Martin Bedogne; David LaChapelle

Los Angeles: Prospect Publishing, 2002. Paperback. First edition, first printing. Fine paperback with French flaps with light traces of shelf wear. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, BOXED. A Face in the Crowd celebrates the triumphs and challenges of those who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender, and presents a diverse group of people living their lives filled with love, hope, and happiness--as well as fear and oppression. Sponsored by the Matthew Shepard Foundation, A Face in the Crowd was created out of a desire to break down barriers rooted in prejudice and hate. Edited by John Peterson and Martin Bedogne. Cover and one inside photo by David LaChapelle. 176 pages; color and b&w plates throughout; 12.3 x 11.5 inches.

$14.95

A. Aubrey Bodine: The Face of Maryland
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A. Aubrey Bodine: The Face of Maryland

By Bodine, A. Aubrey

Bodine and Associates/Viking, 1961. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition. Very Good+ clothbound hardcover with slight darkening to the spine, a thin scratch to the front, name to ffep, an inscription to the last blank page, and light wear at the extremities; lacking dj. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A visual survey of the state of Maryland from Cumberland to Annapolis, Harper's Ferry to Baltimore, the Chesapeake Bay to the Appalachians, featuring exquisite printing of landscapes, portraits. Photographs by A. Aubrey Bodine. SIGNED BY BODINE on the page facing the half title; no inscription. 144 pages; duo-toned b&w photos throughout; 9.25 x 12.25 inches. LAID-IN is a magazine article about the photographer. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$34.95

Photojournalism: The Professionals' Approach
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Photojournalism: The Professionals' Approach

By Kobre, Kenneth; Bonnie Gangelhoff; W. Eugene Smith

Curtin & London, 1980. Paperback. First edition. Good+ paperback with light wear at the edges, light overall shelf wear, tiny dog-ears to a number of pages, two moderate creases to the back cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. This book is a comprehensive overview of the equipment, techniques, and approaches that have made successful photojournalists excel at their profession. It is based on years of experience of both the author, Ken Kobre, and many contemporary leading photojournalists who were interviewed by the author. It provides a path for beginning and advanced photographers to follow toward taking and using successful images for features, spot news events, sports, and photo essays. Includes an original interview with W. Eugene Smith on the Photo Essay. Text by Kenneth Kobre; picture research by Bonnie Gangelhoff. 342 pages; b&w photos throughout; 8.5 x 11 inches.

$14.95

Women China Life
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Women China Life

By Kang Keqing; Shen Yantai; Wang Guanmin; Cheng Jingjing; Li Jiangshu

Beijing: Women of China, 1987. Paperback. Very Good paperback with a square, tight binding, no creasing to the spine, a small indent to the front cover and a small handling crease to the back cover; light wear at the extremities. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A visual survey of the women of China, focusing primarily on rural ethnic groups, photographed in that hyper-real socialist-realism propaganda style. Introduction by Kang Keqing; photographs by Shen Yantai, Wang Guanmin, Cheng Jingjing, Li Jiangshu. 164 pages; color photos throughout; 8.25 x 11 inches.

$19.95

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