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Fame in the 20th Century

by James, Clive

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KingChamp Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First U.S. Edition.
ISBN
9780679426998
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$5.70

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NY: Random House, 1993 255 pp. Very clean, binding firm, no markings except for owner's small stamp on inside of front cover. Price tag remains on dj. Numerous b&w and color photos. A richly illustrated discussion of the phenomenon of celebrity as exemplified by 250 20th century figures from all walks of life. This book was the companion to a… Read more
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The Photographs of Henri Cartier-Bresson

by Kierstein, Beaumont

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KingChamp Books
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition.
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$20.90

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NY: Museum of Modern Art, 1947 56 pp. on c oated stock, 39 b&w half- and full-page plates. Two essays, one by Kierstein, the other by Newhall. Part of an initial press run of 11,700 copies. Light foxing in some margins, still mostly clean. A bit of rubbing along narrow spine. Tan stiff wrappers with light corner crease at bottom.… Read more
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Celebrating Oklahoma: The Oklahoma Photographic Survey

by Klemme, Mike

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KingChamp Books
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Special Edition.
ISBN
9780941233019
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$34.20

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OCPS, 2007 288 on glossy stock, brown cloth cover with small dent in front board near spine. Bright gilt titling. No markings. Signed by author on title page. A photographic tribute to Oklahoma's land, people and industry on its centennial of statehood. Color photos throughout. Size: 8vo -- 9 IN TALL By 11.5 In Wide
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A Celebration of the Dream Machine: Harley Davidson

by Scott, Graham

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KingChamp Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
5th Printing.
ISBN
9780681409828
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$6.65

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Stamford, Connecticut: Longmeadow Press, 1993 Very clean pebbled white cloth, close to new, no markings. Lacks jacket. Colored endpapers. 78 glossy pages. An album of colored photos showing variousHarley Davidson motorcycle models over the years, with detailed text. Also many images of the Harley culture, including club runs, celebrity owners, and Daytona Bike Week. Index. Size: Folio -- 12.5 In… Read more
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Faces of War: The Untold Story of Edward Steichen's WW11 Photographers

by Faram, Mark D.

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KingChamp Books
Published
2009
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Very Good +
Edition
First Edition.
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$6.65

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NY: Berkley Caliber, 2009 239 pp., numerous b&w photos in text, plus more in a DVD on rear board. Close to new except for bumped corners. Text clean. Detailed account of how Edward Steichen organized a band of photographers for the US Navy and made 14,000 images of combat in the Pacific Theater. Size: 8vo -- 9.5 In Tall
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Three Tenant Families: Let Us Now Praise Famous Men

by Agee, James

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KingChamp Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good +
Edition
Reprint.
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$14.25

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NY: Ballantine, 1969 428 pp. Moderate toning of text, light edgewear, spine crease. Text clean, textblock still tight. No markings. About 60 full-page b&w photos by Evans form an unpaginated introduction to the text. A pioneering report on poverty among sharecroppers during the Great Depression in the Deep South. Fortune magazine originally commissioned the project but then rejected it, leaving… Read more
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Life: Photography Exposed: The Story Behind the Image

by Editors of Time Life Books

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KingChamp Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781932994032
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$6.65

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NY: Life, 2005 176 pp. on glossy stock. Light vertical crease on front panel of jacket. Light edgewear on foot and top of spine. No markings. Photographers and editors relate the circumstances that produced some of Life magazine's most memorable images over 70 years. Most of the photos are full page in color. Robert Andreas was the editor and Hildegarde… Read more
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Heimat North America: English and German

by Lachner, Bert

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KingChamp Books
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780964065932
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$6.65

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Glen Ellyn, Illinois: Landmark Books Unlimited, 1997 336 coated pages, color photos on nearly every page. Almost new, no markings. An oversized pictorial scrapbook showing various German-American fraternal clubs and other organizations in most U.S. states. Also several essays about the history of German emigration to the U.S., ethnic tensions and discrimination; religious life, military servce, etc. Text is in… Read more
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On the Beach: Chance Encounters from the Shores

by McCulloh, Douglas and Garnier, Jacques

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KingChamp Books
Published
2006
Condition
Fine-
Edition
First Edition.
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$14.25

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Daytona Beach, Fl.: Southeast Museum of Photography, 2006 Unpaginated, approx. 150 pp. with 72 color plates. Nearly new, no markings, slight edge crinkling on dust jacket. Gilt titling on blue-gray cloth, plus color jacket featuring three young women in swimsuits. A catalog of beach photos exhibited at the Southeast Museum of Photography in November 2006 thropugh January 2007. Two photographers… Read more
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Diana: Unseen Archives

by Gauntlett, Allison

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KingChamp Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st.
ISBN
9781405414029
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$11.40

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Bath UK: Parragon Publishing, 2005 384 pp. on glossy stock. Close to new, no markings, light edgewear to jacket. Textblock clean. Photos on nearly every page, many full page, about half of them in full color. The Daily Mail newspaper issues a collection of its many Princess Di photos. Most of them show her and her family and friends in… Read more
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Champions of Women's Golf: Celebrating Fifty Years of the LPGA

by Sanson, Nanette S., Ed.

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KingChamp Books
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780967763903
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$12.35

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Naples, Fl.: Quailmark Books, 2000 155 pp. on coated stock, with color photos on nearly every page. Faint red line on top edge near spine, no other markings. Close to new, gift quality. Gilt titling on dark green cloth. Writers include Melanie Hauser, Liz Kahn and Lisa D. Mickey. Photographic history of the Ladies Professional Golf Association and its struggle… Read more
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Black Beauty, White Heat: A Pictorial History of Classic Jazz, 1920-1950

by Driggs, Frank; Lewine, Harris

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KingChamp Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9780306806728
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$9.50

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NY: Da Capo Press, 1995 360 pp. Curled cover and thumbing, lengthy gift inscription in red ink on inside covers. No other markings. An encyclopedic collection of 1500 historical black and white photos of all the American jazz greats and hundreds of lesser known musicians through 1950. Lengthy detailed captions trace their careers and the venues where they played, with… Read more
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The Dark Tower -- The Gunslinger Born

by King, Stephen, with Furth Robin; David, Peter

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KingChamp Books
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780785121442
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$11.40

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NY: Marvel Entertainment, 2007 Nearly new, no markings. Unpaginated, approx 150 pp. of glossy color art, including rear matter giving technical details of cover art production, map of New Canaan, letter from Stephen King. A graphic-novel anthology based on first seven books in King's Gunslinger/Dark Tower series. Size: 4to -- 10.25 in Tall
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The Giants: An Illustrated History : From the Polo Grounds to Super Bowl Xxi

by Whittingham, Richard

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KingChamp Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Stated 1st Edtiion.
ISBN
9780060156480
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$10.45

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NY: Harper & Row, 1987 276 pp. index, with 8 pp. color photos and numerous b&w photos. Photo spread across endpapers. Appendices with many statistics, chapter on Super Bowl XXI.No jacket. A detailed, lively photo history of the Giants football club from the 1920s through the 1987 Super Bowl. Text clean. Bright silver titling on spine. "The Giants" embossed on… Read more
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Alex Harris -- The Idea of Cuba -- Exhibition Announcement

by Southeast Museum of Photography

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KingChamp Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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Daytona Beach, Florida: Southeast Museum of Photography, 2009 A tri-fold card stock annoucement of an Alex Harris exhibition of photos of Cuba. Front panel shows a Harris photo of a young Cuban girl in pink halter and jeans sitting in a table in an alley, with a tethered chicken beneath the table. The pose calls to mind a Hindu goddess.… Read more
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Daytona Beach Community College: Fifty Years of Shaping Our Community

by Carroll, Charles "Chip"

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KingChamp Books
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9781578644421
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$7.13

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Virginia Beach, Va.: Donning Co., 2007 128 pp. Numerous b&w photos and a few in color. Virtually new, no markings or edge wear. A history of Daytona's public college, now known as Daytona State College. The narrative starts with the 1929 opening of The Opportunity School, providing business and vocational classes. Later, after the US Army closed a rehab center… Read more
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JFK Day By Day

by Golway, Terry and Krantz, Les

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KingChamp Books
Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780762437429
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$4.75

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Philadelphia: Les Krantz/Running Press Book Publishers, 2010 288 pp. Index. Square format. Photos on front cover. Small dings on cover corners, else like new. Text clean. A photographic chronology of the Kennedy administration, focusing on Kennedy's governmental actions. Text gives highlights of each day in office, plus several pages devoted to the JFK assassination and its aftermath. Sidebar time lines… Read more
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Paris - Past And Present

by Pozzoli, M. Ercole

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KingChamp Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780760773819
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$5.70

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NY: Barnes & Noble, 2005 127 pp. on glossy stock. No markings. As new. A photo guidebook to Paris, with color photos and detailed text on every page showing major architecture and art of Paris. Translated by Neil Frazer Davenport. A compact volume, ideal for a traveler who seeks a more detailed historical background for appreciating the sights of Paris.… Read more
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In Search of America

by Jennings, Peter;Brewster, Todd

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KingChamp Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780786867080
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$8.08

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NY: Hyperion Books, 2002 Anchorman Peter Jennings (now deceased) and television producer Todd Brewster illuminate contemporary American society with six stories, set in six different locations, examining central themes of American life: race, government, business, immigration, religion and culture. Each section is buttressed by thematically related sidebars and full-color illustrations. The battle in a South Carolina town to have creationism… Read more
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Cannery Row: The History of John Steinbeck's Old Ocean View Avenue

by Hemp, Michael Kenneth

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
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$4.28

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Carmel, California: The History Co., 2002 128 pp. on coated stock. Light creasing along spine. No markings. Size: Folio 11. In
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