A World on Display: Photographs from the St. Louis World's Fair, 1904

By: Breitbart, Eric

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Book Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Sticker on rear jacket panel. 1997 Hard Cover. ix, 108 pp. A book of superb b&w photographs, most taken in 1904 during the St. Louis World's Fair, showing some of the 2,000 native peoples brought to St. Louis to appear in the most extensive anthropological exhibit ever assembled for a world's fair. The text examines the relationship of the photographers with the images, and the images with the viewers and the society in which they were viewed.

Title: A World on Display: Photographs from the St. Louis World's Fair, 1904

Author: Breitbart, Eric

Categories: Photography, Modern First Editions, 20th Century, Americana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press: 1997

ISBN Number: 0826317421

ISBN Number 13: 9780826317421

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2294360

Keywords: PHOTOGRAPHY AMERICAN HISTORY ST LOUIS WORLDS FAIR 1904 AMERICANA,