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When Malindy Sings

by Dunbar, Paul Laurence

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1904
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Dodd Mead and Company, 1904. 8vo, 144 pages. Original brown cloth binding with green, red, cream and gilt floral and lattice panel, gilt lettering, motif repeated on spine in green and red, top edge gilt, untrimmed, signed by the designer: M.A. [ Margaret Armstrong]. Illustrated with photographs by the Hampton Institute Camera Club. Very Near Fine,… Read more
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image of New York: The New Art Scene: Photographs by Ugo Mulas [ Review Copy with Four Photographs Laid in ]

New York: The New Art Scene: Photographs by Ugo Mulas [ Review Copy with Four Photographs Laid in ]

by Text by Alan Solomon; Design by Michele Provinciali

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$3,000.00

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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1967. RARE Review Copy of this groundbreaking behind-the-scenes look into the New York art scene of the 1960s. With four 8" x 10" B&W glossy photos from the book laid in; George Segal's "Couple at the Stairs"; Andy Warhol in his studio; Marcel Duchamp in his Manhattan apartment; and Lee Bontecon, relaxing in her… Read more
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The Peril and the Preservation of the Home Being the William L. Bull Lectures for the Year 1903

by Riis, Jacob A

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Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$300.00

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Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs & Co., 1903. SCARCE. Very Good in original dark blue cloth with gilt lettering, top edge gilt, the cloth a bit rubbed, prior owner name and bookstore stamp front end pages, bookseller code in ink rear paste down. 190 pp, illustrated with black and white photographs used by the author during his lecture. . First… Read more
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Atlas Pittoresque de la France (Four Volumes in Two )

by RECLUS, Onésime

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1924
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Second Edition
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$200.00

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Paris: Société des Atlas Pittoresques ( éditions Attinger ),, 1924. Four volumes bound in two books, in publisher's original red embossed cloth, gilt lettering, marbled end papers. Each book running to 400 pp, 800 pp. per volume. Each page with 3 or 4 black and white photographs, many pages with maps. A massive undertaking, covering every section of France.… Read more
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Ansel Adams, Images 1923 - 1974

by Adams, Ansel; Foreword by Wallace Stegner

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1974
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780821206003
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New York: New York Graphic Society, 1974. SIGNED BY ARTIST Ansel Adams at half-title page. Oblong folio, measuring 17 1/4" X 14 1/4 ". First Edition, First Printing of the trade edition. Fine in Fine dust jacket, slipcase with a 6" crack along one edge of opening. An oversize and heavy book, priority and international will require added… Read more
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Gods of Earth and Heaven

by Witkin, Joel-Peter

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780942642391
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$150.00

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Altadena, CA: Twelvetrees Press, 1989. SIGNED BY AUTHOR at title page. One of 5000 casebound copies, essentially the First Trade Edition, there was also a Signed slipcased edition of 100 copies. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket, light rubbing at edges and rea r panel. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 4to -… Read more
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The Lines of My Hand

by Frank, Robert

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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New York: Lustrum Press, 1972. Near Fine, light soiling along spine. A paperback original in the United States, preceded only by a limited edition published in Japan. Unpaginated. Illustrated with black-and-white reproductions of photographs by Frank. . First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Somnambulist

by Gibson, Ralph

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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New York: Lustrum Press, 1970. His first book and the first book published by his influential Lustrum Press, "arguably the best of the small American photobook publishers of the 1970s." (Gary Badger, "The Photobook, A History" vol. I, Phaidon, 2005). Near Fine, light rubbing at spine edges, small bump bottom corner. Unpaginated, 46 black and white photographs. . First Edition.… Read more
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image of Frederick Sommer; An Exhibition of Photographs at Philadelphis College of Art, November 1 Through November 30, 1968

Frederick Sommer; An Exhibition of Photographs at Philadelphis College of Art, November 1 Through November 30, 1968

by SOMMER, Frederick; Introduction by George D. Culler; Text by Gerald Nordland

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$65.00

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Philadelphia: Philadelphis College of Art, 1968. Exhibition program in original black stapled wrappers, Near Fine, faint rubbing to wrappers. 26 pp. . First Printing. Printed Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Schönheit im Olympischen Kampf ( Important Association Copy in Year of Publication )

by Riefenstahl, Leni

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Published
1937
Condition
Very Good Minus
Edition
First Edition
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$5,000.00

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Berlin: im Deutschen Verlag,, 1937. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at half-title page - " Arthur Kiekebusch su wiedersehen 1937 herrlich (?) Leni Riefenstahl". Arthur Kiekebusch was a German production manager and director, best known for the 1920 silent film "The Woman in the Dolphin" starring Bela Lugosi. He was the assistant production manager, with responsibility for all cameras and… Read more
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Been Here and Gone

by Frederick Ramsey, Jr.

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1960
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers Univ Press, 1960. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on front end page - "To Jim Armsey - from Frederick Ramsey, Jr. with warm regards November 21, 1960". James W. Armsey ( 1918-2008) was the Ford Foundation executive who oversaw grants to universities and colleges in the 1960s, with the only requirement that they had… Read more
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image of Creatis #'s 16, 17, and 18; La Photographie au Present / Fine Art Photography

Creatis #'s 16, 17, and 18; La Photographie au Present / Fine Art Photography

by Walker Evans, Roland Barthes, Dieter Appelt, Joel Peter Witkin, Jeff Silverthorne , Ludo Geysels, Davis Buckland, and Others

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$100.00

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Paris: Creatis ( 1981-1982), 1981. Issues 16, 17, and 18, 1981-1982, of this important French photography magazine. Nos. 16 and 17 Near Fine, sunning to edges of 16. No. 18 Very Good, with the ususal film peeling from the wrappers at the margins. . First Edition. Magazine. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.… Read more
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Breaking Bounds; The Dance Photography of Lois Greenfield: Promotional Poster

by Greenfield, Lois (Photographer)

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$125.00

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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1992. SCARCE publisher's promotional poster, 20"w x 30"h, featuring Lois Greenfield's black and white photograph of dancers Ashley Roland and Danny Ezralow. Near Fine, faint creases, published in limited numbers for the ABA trade show in 1992. A poster well suited for framing, will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube. . First Printing. Poster.… Read more
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The Sweet Flypaper of Life: Promotional Poster

by Roy DeCarava & Langston Hughes

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$300.00

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Washington, D.C.: Howard University Press, 1984. SCARCE publisher's promotional poster SIGNED BY the noted photographer Roy DeCarava, the signature dated May 27, 1984, featuring one of his iconic black and white photographs of Harlem. The book, first published in 1955, was republished by Howard University Press in 1984 in a larger format, making for a stunning display of DeCarava's… Read more
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MAN AS ART Photographs By Malcolm Kirk: Promotional Poster

by Kirk, Malcolm

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: A Studio Book/ the Viking Press, 1981. SCARCE. Publisher's promotional poster, 20"w x 27"h, featuring a striking photograph portrait by Kirk. Distributed in limited numbers at the ABA trade show in 1981. Near Fine, faint small creases. Well suited for framing. All posters shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube.. First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 20" x 27".… Read more
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Publisher's Counter Display Poster for "Annie Leibovitz: Photographs"

by Leibovitz, Annie; Introduction by Tom Wolfe

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Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$200.00

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New York: Pantheon Books/ Rolling Stone Press, 1983. SCARCE Publisher's counter-top display poster, 15 1/2" w x 20" h, featuring Leibovitz's iconic color photograph of Meryl Streep, the same image used for the cover of the dust jacket. Near Fine, bottom corners small bumps, poster mounted to cardboard backing with fold-out display stand verso. A quite uncommon poster, well… Read more
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Promotional Poster for ANSEL ADAMS AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

by Adams, Ansel

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$75.00

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Boston: New York Graphic Society / Little, Brown and Co. , 1985. Original publisher's promotional poster, 18" w x24"h, featuring a photograph copyright 1984 by Jim Alinder (11 1/2" w x 12 1/2" h) of a smiling Ansel Adams. Near Fine, slight creases at margins. An uncommon poster, well suited for framing, distributed in short supply at the ABA… Read more
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Poster for EDWARD CURTIS; PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS

by Curtis, Edward

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Near Fine
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First Printing Thus
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$100.00

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Millerton, NY: Aperture, Inc. Original publisher's promotional poster, no date ( 1972) , for the book published in 1972, featuring same photograph as the dust jacket. Near Fine, faint creasing. 11 3/4" w x 16" h. An uncommon poster, well suited for framing. All posters shipped loosely rolled in mailing tube. . First Printing Thus. Poster. Near Fine. 11 3/4"… Read more
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Aperture 10.2 1962

by Edited by WHITE, Minor

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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New York: Aperture, Inc, 1962. Very Good, wrappers with light soiling and a few toning spots. Contains the photo essay "Store Front Churches" by Milton Rogovin. . First Edition. Stapled Wrappers. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8" x 9 1/4".
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Aperture Volume 10, Number 4 (10:4): Frederick Sommer: 1939-1962 Photographs

by SOMMER, Frederick; Edited by WHITE, Minor

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$400.00

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New York: Aperture, Inc, 1962. Very Good, wrappers light soiling and toning spots, bottom corner bumped and rubbed. Photographs and text by Frederick Sommer, his groundbreaking and glorious first monograph, containing 30 black and white photographs and poetic text. . First Edition. Stapled Wrappers. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8" x 9 1/4".
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