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L. J. M. DAGUERRE. (1787 - 1851) The World's First Photographer And Inventor Of The Daguerreotype.

By Gernsheim, Helmut and Allison

World Book Company:, 1956. 216 pages, with 117 illustrations. "Here is an absorbing account of the life of Louis Daguerre, the man responsible for giving us the first practical process of photography." FINE- HARDCOVER, GOOD DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket. Previous owner's name is present.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$45.00

RECENT FORGERIES.
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RECENT FORGERIES.

By Mortensen, Viggo.

Smart Art Press:, 2003. First published in 1998, this book is the fourth edition from 2003, 106 pages, illustrated in color and b&w. "Mortensen is an artist and he is a trifle obsessed." FINE SOFTCOVER, WITH A FINE CD.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

ANSEL ADAMS. The Master Of Landscape Photography.

By Adams, Ansel.

UK: Quercus:, 2008. 223 pages. "A stunning collection of 120 vistionary photographs by the greatest landscape photographer of the 20th century." FINE- HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. Lower corners of this book are bumped, does not affect text. FINE- DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$50.00

PICTURES, A PARK, AND A PULTIZER. Mel Ruder And The Hungry Horse News.
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PICTURES, A PARK, AND A PULTIZER. Mel Ruder And The Hungry Horse News.

By Lawrence, Tom

Faircountry Press:, 2000. 200 pages, profusely illustrated in b&w. "This volume brings together a generous sampling of Mel Ruder's photography, a taste of his editorials, and the biography of the man behind the Hungry Horse News during its first 32 years of existence." FINE- SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine-. Illus. by Mel Ruder. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

BEAUTY OF ANOTHER ORDER. Photography In Science.
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BEAUTY OF ANOTHER ORDER. Photography In Science.

By Thomas, Ann.

Yale University Press:, 1997. 256 pages, illustrated in color and b&w. "This handsomely illustrated book presents a pioneering collection of photographs of science subjects that raised questions about catastrophe theory, human evolution, and behaviour, the nature of nature of matter and the place of our planet in out universe." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

WYNN BULLOCK. Photography: A Way Of Life.

By Bullock-Wilson, Barbara and Edited By Liliane De Cock.

Morgan & Morgan:, 1977. First published in 1973, this book is the second printing from 1977, 160 pages, illustrated with b&w photos. "Certainly no other photographer in history has made so imaginatie use of the camera eye in relation to expressive subjective ideas and surrealist philosophy." FINE- SOFTCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

HISTORIC PHOTOS OF VERMONT.

By Gellman, Ginger

Turner Publishing Co.:, 2009. 206 pages with 201 b&w photogaphys. This book "tells the story of the nation's 14th state in nearly 200 striking photos. Take this journey into the past and discover why Vermonters cherish the land they call home." FINE- HARDCOVER, FIN- DUST JCKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$30.00

AN AMERICAN JOURNEY. THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM ENGLAND.
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AN AMERICAN JOURNEY. THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM ENGLAND.

By Jeffrey, Ian

Prestel:, 1999. 104 pages, with b&w photographs. "Images of America, its dramatic landscapes and settler towns, are part of our collective subsconscious. Foremost among the creators of these images was the 19th century photographer William England, whose stunning views of New York, Niagara Falls, and Canada were the first images of North American commerically available in Europe." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

THE COLOR OF WILDNESS. A Retrospective 1936 -1985.
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THE COLOR OF WILDNESS. A Retrospective 1936 -1985.

By Porter, Eliot.

Aperture & Amon Carter Museum:, 2001. 149 pages, illustrated in bolor with essay's by John Rohbach and Rebecca Solnit and a Memoir by Joanthan Porter. "This book is the first in-depth retrospective of Porter's work, reflects his intimate encounters with diverse ecosystems the world over. His photographs invite the viewer to observe more closely the natural world and appreciate the breathtaking variety, complexity, delicacy, and beauty found there." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$40.00

SENECA RAY STODDARD. Transforming The Adirondack Wilderness In Text And Image.

By Horrell, Jeffrey L.

Syracuse University Press:, 1999. The first edition stated, 165 pages, illustrated in b&w."Senca Ray Stoddard's photographic and literary work parallleled the era of exploration of New York State's Adirondack region as well as the early years of photography." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

HELIOS: Eadweard Muybridge In A Time Of Change.
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HELIOS: Eadweard Muybridge In A Time Of Change.

By Brookman, Philip.

Steidl/Corcoran Gallery of Art:, 2010. 359 pages, illustrated with b&w photographs. "Photographer Eadweard Muybridge was above all an innovator who played a groundbreaking role in the creative transformation of late 19th Amerrican and European culture. He pushed the limits of existing technology between 1850 and the dawn of the 20th century, a time of rapid social and political change." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, oblong.

$40.00

ALFRED STIEGLITZ. Photographs & Writings.

Museum of Modern Art:, 1995. 111 pages, illustrated with b&w photographs. "Our appreciation of Stieglitz's importance as a pedagogue and impresario has perhaps outstripped our consideration of his work as an artists-the role that he would surely have considered the central issues of his life. This book, and the exhibition it serves as a catalogue, shows-in a depth never before publicly seen-one aspect of Stieglitz's work, done during the climactiv years of his life as a photography." FINE- SOFTCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jacket Present.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$26.00

MAN RAY. Photography And Its Double.
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MAN RAY. Photography And Its Double.

By De L' Ecotais, Emmanuelle and Alain Sayag.

Gingko Press:, 1998. 256 pages, with 279 illustrations in b&w. "This book is divided into three thematic sections to show how Man Ray "duplicated", "delineated" and "denatured" reality. Essays by international scholars provide refreshing new insight into his work as fashion photographer and commerical portraitist, his ryogaphs, and his role as spiritual counterpart to Marcel Duchamp." VERY GOOD SOFTCOVER, light wear to covers, else fine.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$30.00

MAN RAY.
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MAN RAY.

Aperture:, 1997. 95 pages, with b&w photographs, with an Essay by Jed Perl. "This book presents 43 of the greatest images from throughout the artist's career." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, oblong.

$20.00

EDWARD WESTON PHOTOGRAPHY AND MODERNISM.

By Stebbins, Theodore E. Jr., Karen E. Quinn and Leslie Furth

Bulfinch:, 1999. 229 pages with 140 b&w plates. "This third and culminating volumein the Boston Museum of Fine Arts' outstanding series on Edward Weston (1886 - 1958) examines the greatest works of Weston's career; his stylistic development, and especially the ways in which he responded to contemporary modernists." FINE- HARDCOVER, front dark grey cloth cover, FINE- DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$30.00

W. EUGENE SMITH. Master Of The Photographic Essay.

By Johnson, William S.(edited by).

Aperature:, 1981. 223 pages, illustrated in b&w. "Known as a champion of causes and a talented ennergetic, though temperamental photojournalist, W. Eugene Smith never gained full recogniftion in his lifetime for consummate achievements in a form he not only mastered but virtually invented: the photographi essay." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine-. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$75.00

THE DAGUERREOTYPE IN AMERICA.

By Newhall, Beaumont.

New York Graphic Society:, 1968. First published in 1961, this book is the revised edition from 1968, 176 pages, illustrated in b&w. "This book is the illustrated history of the earliest days of photography, from the discovery of Daguerre to the complete acceptance of the new art in America." FINE- HARDCOVER, GOOD DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$26.00

AUSTRIA LANDSCAPE AND ARCHITECTURE.

By Hielscher, Kurt.

B. Westermann Co.:, 1928. 304 pages, Introduction and Notes to the Illustrations by Dr. Rudolf Guby, 37 pages of text, the rest of the book is full page b&w photographs. GOOD HARDCOVER, green cloth faded at the edges of book and the spine, though title is still readable, also the cloth is frayed at the lower spine edge. Internally the book is a nice clean and tight copy.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket Present.. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$75.00

"IN WILDERNESS IS THE PRESERVATION OF THE WORLD"

By Porter, Eliot.

Sierra Club:, 1962. Pages count not notes, beautifully illustrated with full page color by Eliot Porter, and Introduced by by Joseph Wood Krutch and with a Foreword by David Brower. "Here, sensitively and with complete understanding, is presented through the medium of a new art that very world of American Nature which Thoreau, practicing one of the oldest arts, taught us to see better than anyone ever had before." FINE- HARDCOVER, GOOD DUST JACKET, price is clipped on dj. Dust jaket protected with a clear plastic acid-freee jacket.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$75.00

TWELVE. A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A BOY.

By Secord, Frederick

Book Adventures, Inc.:, 1966. A photography essay illustrated with full page b&w photographs. "Matt lives in lIma, Peru. His special world unfolds in these pages as he moves easily in two societies-transplanted American, time-less Peruvian-growing, watching, learning, during the long lingering days of his last summer of true childhood." FINE- HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$500.00

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