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George Fiske: Yosemite Photographer by  Terence  Paul and Pitts - Hardcover - First edition - 1980 - from Kaaterskill Books, ABAA/ILAB and

George Fiske: Yosemite Photographer

by Hickman, Paul and Pitts, Terence

Condition: A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.

Flagstaff: Northland Press, 1980. First edition. Cloth. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.. x, 118 pp. Illus. with 100 duotone reproductions of which 76 are plates. 4to. George Fiske (1835-1918) was the first photographer who was a year-round resident of Yosemite. Most of the images in this volume are from the 1870 to 1890. Bad luck followed his legacy. Three quarters of Fiske's negatives and his equipment were destroyed in a 1904 fire. The remainder were consumed in another fire in 1943.
  • Bookseller: Kaaterskill Books, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 26862
  • Title: George Fiske: Yosemite Photographer
  • Author: Hickman, Paul and Pitts, Terence
  • Format/binding: Cloth
  • Book condition: Used - A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Northland Press
  • Place: Flagstaff
  • Date published: 1980
  • Keywords: Photography, , Photography, Photography, Photographers, George Fiske, Yosemite, Landscape Photography, California,


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