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Eyes on Russia by  Margaret Bourke-White - Signed First Edition - 1931 - from Certain Books, ABAA (SKU: 17696)

Eyes on Russia

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Eyes on Russia

by Bourke-White, Margaret

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1931. 135 pages; illustrated in black and white with the brilliant photographic work of Bourke-White; the photographer signed and inscribed the book on the front endpaper to "Corliss Lamont...With my sincere regards Margaret Bourke-White"; Margaret Bourke-White (1904-1971) American commercial photographer and photojournalist (this was her first book) & Corliss Lamont (1902-1995) American humanist, philosopher, civil rights activist; an association copy between one of the most famous humanists and one of the most important photographic artists of the twentieth century, both of whom had long-standing relationships with the then-Soviet Union and awareness of political and social controversy; some wear and darkening to volume cloth; in very good condition.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Margaret Bourke-White.

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Bookseller
Certain Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
17696
Title
Eyes on Russia
Author
Bourke-White, Margaret
Illustrator
Margaret Bourke-White
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Simon and Schuster
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1931
Keywords
Art History Photography Photographic History Soviet Union Socialist Republics Signed by Illustrator Signed By Artist Signed By Margaret Bourke-White Photographer Humanism Association Copy Corliss Lamont Eyes on Russia
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About Certain Books, ABAA

Certain Books, ABAA is located in Westhampton, New York, sales via the internet. We are full-time dealers in antiquarian books, maps, photographs, prints, paper ephemera and works of art, specializing in historical manuscript collections, business archives, and with a sub-specialty in Long Island historical material. Institutional inquiries are always welcome and we are pleased to offer our appraisal services and collection-building expertise. There are thousands of items presently catalogued in the Certain Books website, many of which are one-of-a-kind. Please enjoy browsing our site or use the advanced search feature when looking for a specific item -- we always input keywords as we catalogue and important aspects of our books are noted, whether they are first editions, association copies or possess something of particular collecting interest. We actively exhibit at antiquarian book & ephemera shows in the American Northeast and we buy & sell on the Internet, as well as producing occasional catalogues and lists of our materials. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers, the Ephemera Society of America and the Bibliographical Society of America.Please let us know if we may be of help and we'll be happy to oblige- George Krzyminski, Proprietor of Certain Books, ABAA

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