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AZ PhotoBook: The Work of Photographers from Arizona
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AZ PhotoBook: The Work of Photographers from Arizona

By Arizona Photographers

AZ PhotoBook, 2001. Hardcover. First edition. Near Fine clothbound hardcover with light rubbing to the extremities, no dj, as presumed issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Published by the Arizona photography community to show the world the work they do. Excellent examples of portraiture, landscapes, still lifes, advertising, editorial, corporate, fine art, fashion, and photojournalism. Includes detailed biographies of the photographers. Gorgeous printing; a lovely production. 124 pages; color and b&w photos throughout; 12 x 9.25 inches.

$19.95

Railroad Men: A Book of Photographs and Collected Stories
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Railroad Men: A Book of Photographs and Collected Stories

By Kalisher, Simpson; Jonathan Williams

Image Gallery / Clarke & Way, 1961. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition. Near Fine clothbound hardcover with a tiny gouge and very light wear at the bottom of the boards in a Very Good+ price-clipped dust jacket with light wear at edges and light soiling to the rear cover, protected by a mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Simpson Kalisher took his camera and his tape recorder down to the railroad yards. He came back with a stunning series of photographs, 24 yarns about railroading told in the vernacular, and an experience of the reality of the life of railroad men which destroyed some illusions and gave him a measure of understanding. Photographs and interviews by Simpson Kalisher; introduction by Jonathan Williams. SIGNED BY KALISHER on the half title; no inscription. 84 pages; 44 duo-toned b&w plates; 9.5 x 9.5 inches.

$150.00

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

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 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

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

Ki Ho Park: Texture, Photography
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Ki Ho Park: Texture, Photography

By Park, Ki Ho; Shin Suejin

Seoul: White Wall Gallery, 2007. Paperback. First edition. Fine paperback with a light bump to the heel; appears to be new and unread. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. Ki Ho Park is a photojournalist based in Seoul. He was an assistant to Bruce Davidson and helped on Davidson's Subway series. He also worked for Magnum. These images are large-in-scale portraits with objects of importance to the subject attached to the print. The catalogue for an exhibition held at the White Wall Gallery, Seoul, April 19 - May 2, 2007. Text and photographs by Ki Ho Park; essay by Shin Suejin. 36 pages; 31 color illustrations; 7.5 x 11.5 inches. Text in English and Korean.

$19.95

Larry Fink: Somewhere There's Music
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Larry Fink: Somewhere There's Music

By Fink, Larry; George E. Panichas

Bologna: Damiani, 2006. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. NEW hardcover in dust jacket in the publisher's shrink wrap. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Images of jazz musicians including Thelonious Monk, Coleman Hawkins, Lightning Hopkins, John Coltrane, Leroy Jenkins, Roswell Rudd, Kenny Dorham, Steve Lacy, Archie Shepp, Albert Ayler, Jimmy Ruffing, and many others. Photographs and introduction by Larry Fink; essay by George E. Panichas; quotations from various musicians. Unpaginated [160 pages]; 117 duo-toned b&w plates; 10 x 12 inches. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$44.95

David Goldblatt: Some Afrikaners Revisited
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David Goldblatt: Some Afrikaners Revisited

By Goldblatt, David; Antjie Krog; Ivor Powell

Roggebaai, South Africa: Umuzi, 2007. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition. Fine/As New clothbound hardcover in a Fine/As New dust jacket in the publisher's original brown kraft paper. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. In 1975, David Goldblatt published Some Afrikaners Photographed, a photo essay of work made in the 1960s. The book caused an outcry among some Afrikaners who were aggrieved at what they considered ridicule with malignant intent. Goldblatt's concern, however, was an exploration of the relationship between individual South Africans and the society they live in. This new issue offers an additional twenty images from the '60s that were not included in the original book, different cropping to many of the photos, as well as Goldblatt's notes on how the books came into being. Photographs by David Goldblatt; essays by Antjie Krog and Ivor Powell. SIGNED BY GOLDBLATT on a limitations page and numbered #64 from an edition limited to 300 hardcover copies. 236 pages; 98 full-page b&w plates + 23 text illustrations and an author's photo; 10.5 x 11 inches. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$450.00

Lisa Eisner: Rodeo Girl
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Lisa Eisner: Rodeo Girl

By Eisner, Lisa

Los Angeles: Greybull Press, 1999. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. NEW hardcover with dust jacket in publisher's shrink wrap with light blunting to two tips; the title on our photo is the publisher's sticker to the shrink wrap. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Images of women who participate in Western rodeos. Photographs by Lisa Eisner. Unpaginated [160 pages]; color and b&w plates throughout; 9 x 12 inches.

$39.95

R. Ian Lloyd: To Know Malaysia
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R. Ian Lloyd: To Know Malaysia

By Lloyd, R. Ian; Wendy Moore

Singapore: R. Ian Lloyd Productions, 1987. Hardcover. SIGNED. Near Fine hardcover with a bump to the tips and spine ends in a Near Fine dust jacket with light crimping at the tips. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. The people and landscape of Malaysia from this Asia-based Canadian photojournalist. Photographs by R. Ian Lloyd; essay by Wendy Moore. SIGNED BY LLOYD; no inscription. Fourth printing, 1994. 209 pages; color plates throughout; 10 x 14 inches. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$34.95

Nicholas Nixon: School
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Nicholas Nixon: School

By Nixon, Nicholas; Robert Coles

Boston: Bulfinch, 1998. Hardcover. First edition. NEW clothbound hardcover in dust jacket in the publisher's shrink wrap; no remainder mark. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. This book explores the lives of children in three Boston area schools through text by Pulitzer-prize winning child psychiatrist Robert Coles and photographs by Nicholas Nixon. The schools are very different and illustrate the range of school life today. A rare and fascinating collaboration. Photographs by Nicholas Nixon; text by Robert Coles. 176 pages; 90 duo-toned b&w plates; 10.25 x 9.75 inches.

$19.95

L'Annuaire Photographique International 1970 / International Photography Annual 1970
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L'Annuaire Photographique International 1970 / International Photography Annual 1970

By Sanders, John

London: Fountain Press, 1969. Hardcover. First edition. Very Good clothbound hardcover with light edge wear and age toning in a Very Good dust jacket with light soiling and shelf wear. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Survey of the best portraiture, art, and news photography of 1969. Includes a section of photos by Stefan Tyszko on the invasion of Prague by the Russians, small sections of work by Terry O'Neill and John Hedgecoe as well as work by Raghu Rai, Dirk Reinartz, Steve Schapiro, and more. Edited by John Sanders. Unpaginated; 255 color and b&w photographs; 9 x 11 inches. Text in French.

$19.95

Dewey Nicks: Church of Worship
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Dewey Nicks: Church of Worship

By Nicks, Dewey; Zack Emery

MTV Networks, 2002. Paperback. First edition. Near Fine paperback with a short closed tear to the back cover--otherwise fine--in a printed, slip-on plastic dust jacket. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. The official program issued in conjunction with the 2002 MTV Music Video Awards. Features photos of celebrity impersonators in tribute of numerous pop stars. Photographs by Dewey Nicks; introduction by Zack Emery. Unpaginated; 60 full-page, color photographic plates; 9.5 x 13 inches. Includes a list of all the nominees, an illustrated list of captions and a large section of advertising.

$39.95

Herbert List: Photographs 1930-1970
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Herbert List: Photographs 1930-1970

By List, Herbert; Gunter Metken; Stephen Spender

New York: Rizzoli, 1981. Hardcover. First American edition, first printing. Fine clothbound hardcover with a price-sticker ghost to the ffep in a Very Good+ dust jacket with light shelf wear/soiling, two thin scratches to the back, and tanning to the edges. A nice copy. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A monograph on the work of the influential German fashion and street photographer and Magnum associate Herbert List (1903-1975), including a selection of images taken in Munich in 1945/6 showing war damage. Photographs by Herbert List; essay by Gunter Metken; introduction by Stephen Spender. 32 pages of photo-illustrated text + 72 duo-toned b&w plates; 9.25 x 11 inches.

$59.95

Isle of Man: A Book About the Manx
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Isle of Man: A Book About the Manx

By Killip, Christopher; John Berger

London: Arts Council of Great Britain, 1980. Paperback. SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Near Fine paperback with a touch of wear at some edges and one tip and a hint of tanning along the edges of the spine. A very nice copy. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Killip's first book, a study of the people and architecture of the Isle of Man, his birthplace. Photographs by Christopher Killip; essay by John Berger. SIGNED BY KILLIP on the title page; no inscription. Unpaginated [96 pages]; 69 full-page duo-toned b&w plates + 1 map; 10.25 x 11.75 inches. Bibliography.

$400.00

Joyce Tenneson: Illuminations
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Joyce Tenneson: Illuminations

By Tenneson, Joyce; Anne Roiphe

Boston: Bulfinch, 1997. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition, 1997, first printing. Fine/As New clothbound hardcover with a remainder mark at the heel in a Fine dust jacket with a hint of shelf wear. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Color photos shot in such a way that they glow; sensual, eerie, spiritual nudes. Photographs by Joyce Tenneson; essay by Anne Roiphe. SIGNED BY TENNESON and dated in 2003; no inscription. 108 pages with 1 gatefold; 70 color plates; 9.5 x 11.25 inches.

$34.95

Paul Fusco: RFK Funeral Train
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Paul Fusco: RFK Funeral Train

By Fusco, Paul; Norman Mailer; Evan Thomas; Edward Kennedy

New York: Magnum Photos & Umbrage Editions, 2000. Paperback. SIGNED. First edition thus, 2000, first printing. Fine paperback. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. As Paul Fusco rode RFK's funeral train from New York to Washington, D.C., he photographed the people who lined the tracks: waving, saluting, crying, with signs, with heads bowed, flags flying. A profoundly moving book. Photographs by Paul Fusco; essays by Norman Mailer and Evan Thomas; tribute by Edward Kennedy. SIGNED BY FUSCO and inscribed. 128 pages; color plates throughout; 11 x 7 inches. Ref: Parr & Badger: Photobook, Vol. 2, p.46-47.

$320.00

Paul Outerbridge Jr: Photographs
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Paul Outerbridge Jr: Photographs

By Outerbridge, Paul Jr.; Graham Howe; G. Ray Hawkins; Jacqueline Markham

New York: Rizzoli, 1980. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Near Fine clothbound hardcover with a touch of tanning to the page edges and a bookplate to the front paste down in a Very Good+ dust jacket with a touch of tanning to the spine and light soiling/shelf wear. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A monograph on Outerbridge's work--his nudes, portraits, fashion and still lifes. Photographs by Paul Outerbridge Jr.; essays by Graham Howe and Jacqueline Markham; edited by Howe & G. Ray Hawkins. 160 pages; 59 color and 81 duo-toned b&w photographic plates including text illustrations; 10.5 x 11.5 inches. Biographical chronology, notes on the prints, exhibition history, bibliography, institutional collections list.

$44.95

Timothy Greenfield-Sanders: Art World
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Timothy Greenfield-Sanders: Art World

By Greenfield-Sanders, Timothy; Mark Strand; Robert Pincus-Witten; Wayne Koestenbaum

Fotofolio, 1999. Hardcover. First edition. NEW hardcover in the publisher's shrink wrap; no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, BOXED. Portraits of the art world's luminaries: artists mostly but also art dealers, curators, directors, and critics. Photographs by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders; essays by Mark Strand, Robert Pincus-Witten, and Wayne Koestenbaum. 160 pages; full-page, b&w photographic plates throughout; 11.5 x 9 inches.

$24.95

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