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Image for Caloucaera, La Guadeloupe Offerte au Ciel

Caloucaera, La Guadeloupe Offerte au Ciel

By: Giraud, Philippe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Delegation au Tourisme de Guadeloupe (Tourism Delegation of Guadeloupe):

Seller ID: 1660276

Condition: Very Good


Box lightly rubbed. Images and wraps fine. Portfolio of images on heavy 11 3/8 x 15 1/2 paper stock, in publisher's black wraps, with original box which shows a painting on the front which appears to bear the artist mark Wolf. Hand written gift note to previous owner laid in. Giraud is known for his travel photography, and released several other portfolios of Guadeloupe. Uncommon - OCLC lists only four copies. View more info

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Caloucaera, La Guadeloupe Offerte au Ciel

By: Giraud, Philippe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Delegation au Tourisme de Guadeloupe (Tourism Delegation of Guadeloupe):

Seller ID: 2298040

Condition: Very Good


Hand written gift note to previous owner laid in. Box lightly rubbed. Book in excellent condition. Portfolio of images on heavy 11 3/8 x 15 1/2 paper stock, in publisher's black wraps, with original box which shows a painting on the front which appears to bear the artist mark Wolf. Hand written gift note to previous owner laid in. Giraud is known for his travel photography, and released several other portfolios of Guadeloupe. Uncommon - OCLC lists only four copies. View more info

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The Illustrated Book of Stockings: Shocking Stockings: An Illustrated History of Female Hosiery

By: Gower, Christopher

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Erotic Print Society: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2199807

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. 1998 Soft Cover. 95, [1] pp. A collection of erotic photography focused on stocking fetishism. View more info

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Upland Idyll: Images of Cazenovia, New York 1860-1900

By: Grills, Russell A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Harmony House: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2298870

ISBN: 1564690199

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Wear to spine base, boards lightly soiled. 1993 Large Hardcover. 207, [1] pp. Map of Cazenovia precedes text, black-and-white photographs throughout. A pictorial history of Cazenovia, New York, with chapters on the Ledyard family, railroads, camping, summer activities, etc. View more info

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Crisis of the Real: Writings on Photography Since 1974 (Aperture Writers & Artists on Photography)

By: Grundberg, Andy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Aperture: 1999

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2263283

ISBN: 0893818542

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. A few faint spots on front board. 1999 Hard Cover. xii, 291 pp. Andy Grundberg is a former photography critic of The New York Times whose interpretations and critical views have helped shape the contemporary understanding of photography's complex roles in art and in the media. Significantly expanded to include his writings to date, this book brings into focus the major debates in photography that have arisen over the last thirty-five years. Agree with them or not, Andy Grundberg's provocative critical opinions invariably make one think hard about the art of photography. Gathere... View more info

Image for Selective Eye: The Art Vision and Photography of Jason Hailey: Career Photography Projects, 1955-1985

Selective Eye: The Art Vision and Photography of Jason Hailey: Career Photography Projects, 1955-1985

By: Hailey, Jason

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Xlibris: 2013

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2286737

ISBN: 1479774731

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author without inscription. No jacket. 2013 Large Hardcover. 93 pp. A collection of photography by Jason Hailey. View more info

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I Have a Photographic Memory

By: Halmos, Paul R.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: American Mathematical Society: 1987

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2155411

ISBN: 0821819399

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Light fading to spine. 1987 Soft Cover. Paul R. Halmos, eminent mathematician and brilliant expositor, is also a snapshot addict. Between 1943 and 1988, Halmos photographed mathematicians, their spouses, their brothers and sisters and other relatives, their offices, their dogs, and their carillon towers. From the 6000 or so photographs in his collection, Halmos has chosen about 600 for this book. The pictures are candid shots showing mathematicians just being themselves. The accompanying captions, in addition to identifying the subjects, contain anecdotes and bits of history that... View more info

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Photo Technique Magazine: September 1941

By: Henney, Keith (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McGraw Hill: 1941

Seller ID: 2187661

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed. 1941 Magazine. We have more books available by this author!. This issue contains information on using models, using aerosol as a wetting agent, and much more! View more info

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Photo Technique Magazine: March 1941

By: Henney, Keith (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McGraw Hill: 1941

Seller ID: 2187662

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed. 1941 Magazine. We have more books available by this author!. This issue contains information on using photoflash lamps, radiography of pearls, and much more! View more info

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Images of Movie Stars: Photographs by the Daily Mai

By: Hill, Tim

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Parragon Publishing Group: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2202183

ISBN: 1405453214

Condition: Very Good


First edition. 2005 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 224 pp. In the early days actors were anonymous and uncredited, working for a pittance. Mary Pickford -- America's Sweetheart -- began her career on $10 a day. But the studios soon discovered that actors could sell movies. They began poaching their rivals' talent, then hyped up their expensive acquisitions. Pickford, a bigger draw even than Chaplin, eventually made $350,000 per picture. The star system was born. View more info

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Chats

By: Holme, Bryan

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Albin Michel: 1986

Seller ID: 1948890

ISBN: 2226024565

Condition: Very Good


Includes original jacket. Jacket reverse lightly foxed. 1986 Hard Cover. 96 pp. French text. A collection of photographs and illustrations of cats, both real and in animated cartoon form. View more info

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Mathew Brady: Historian With a Camera

By: Horan, James D.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bonanza Books / Crown Publishers: 1955

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2263599

Condition: Very Good


Reissue. Tape remnant on front jacket panel, a few tape remnants on jacket reverse. 1955 Large Hardcover. 244 pp. 12 x 9. Numerous photos. Mathew B. Brady (May 18, 1822 – January 15, 1896) was one of the most celebrated 19th century American photographers, best known for his portraits of celebrities and the documentation of the American Civil War. He is credited with being the father of photojournalism. View more info

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Canandaigua, 1850-1930: A Photographic History of the Village and the Lake

By: Hotra, Lynda McCurdy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ontario County Historical Society / W.F. Humphrey Press: 1982

Seller ID: 2272719

ISBN: 0941198030

Condition: Near Fine


Wrappers faintly toned. 1982 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. 143, [3] pp. A collection of black & white photographs of the village of Canandaigua and the surrounding area. View more info

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Canandaigua, 1850-1930: A Photographic History of the Village and the Lake

By: Hotra, Lynda McCurdy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ontario County Historical Society: 1982

Seller ID: 2297187

Condition: Good


Wrappers stained, quarter-inch tear along top edge of front wrapper, smudges on rear wrapper. 1982 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 143, [3] pp. A collection of black & white photographs of the village of Canandaigua and the surrounding area. View more info

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Campfires and Battlefield: An Illustrated History of the Campaigns and Conflicts of the Great Civil War [American]

By: Johnson, Rossiter; Morgan, J.T.; Howard, O.O.; Connor, Seldon; Howard, Henry W.B.; Gordon, John B.; Tanner, James; Kilmer, George L.; Pickett, L.C.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Desmond Publishing Company / Bryan, Taylor & Co.: 1894

Seller ID: 2277952

Condition: Very Good


Corners rubbed with some loss from spine head and foot, contemporary advertising card for N.E. Billings Confectionery laid in, binding slightly shaken. 1894 Full-Leather. 551, [1] pp. Full burgundy leather, gilt titles, debossed design, all edges gilt, floral decorated endpapers. The Great Picture History of the Civil War, hundreds of photographs (including many by Matthew Brady and other notable photographers of the era), lithographs and reproductions, cartoons, facsimiles, etc. View more info

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Walk on the Wild Side

By: Jones, Jeanette

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Barricade Books: 1995

Seller ID: 2295127

ISBN: 1569800545

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket spine head and top corner of front jacket panel bumped. 1995 Large Hardcover. 144 pp. A photographic record of transvestism and transgender culture. Walk on the Wild Side is a fitting description of this collection of provocative photographs of cross-dressers, drag artists and transexuals by London photographer, Jeanette Jones. Here is a look into a world far removed from ordinary life. It is a world where some of the most beautiful women are men, and they wear an extravagant collection of outfits as they dress up, parade and live out their fantasies. When Amber Rose introduced Jones to... View more info

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Portraits of Greatness

By: Karsh, Yousuf

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons: 1960

Inscription: Signed by author. Signed by illustrator

Seller ID: 2283474

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Yousuf Karsh without inscription on front endpaper. First portion of pages loose from binding, probably due to the special binding of this book, which according to a laid in page is a special thermoplastic binding... used instead of sewing... It is also possible to remove, if desired, individual portraits for mounting and framing without destroying the other contents. This insert provides suggestions for restoration should loose pages occur -- we have left this decision to the final owner. 2 inch chip from front jacket panel, jacket lightly rubbed and toned. 1960 Large Hardcover. 204... View more info

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Naked Babies

By: Kelsh, Nick; Quindlen, Anna

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Penguin Studio: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2198694

ISBN: 0670868809

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by Anna Quindlen (Author). Pages very lightly toned. Near Fine. 1996 Large Hardcover. 111 pp. A photographer attempts to capture the perfection of babies, from the swirl of a cowlick to the smoothness of skin on a neck, while the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and author muses on moments like a baby's first steps. Keywords: NICK KELSH ANNA QUINDLEN NAKED BABIES ART PHOTOGRAPHY FIRST EDITION SIGNED View more info

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Action (Book & DVD)

By: Kern, Richard; Hanson, Dian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Taschen: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284463

ISBN: 3836523957

Condition: Near Fine


Includes DVD. An exceptional copy. 2011 Hard Cover. Richard Kern likes real women: unpretentious, unadorned, and definitely undressed. Those who love Kern know each book is an invitation to join him in his privileged world where natural young women share their most intimate moments. Kern has never lost his boyish curiosity with girls and their secrets, so instead of posing them in sterile sets he follows them through the house?or rather his New York apartment?from backyard to kitchen to bathroom to bedroom, capturing every sexy and embarrassing moment.Action is his most revealing book yet. Acr... View more info

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Light Years: Three Decades Photographing Among the Stars

By: Kirkland, Douglas

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2194812

ISBN: 050054154X

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed & inscribed by Douglas Kirkland ('Best to you Sandra, Douglas Kirkland, May, 1991'). Jacket lightly rubbed. 1989 Large Hardcover. Light Years is the photographic autobiography of one hundred of the major performers of our time. For thirty years Douglas Kirkland's camera has brought us literally face-to-face with famous entertainers as they cavort before us. 107 color photographs. View more info

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Vanishing Georgia

By: Konter, Sherry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Georgia Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2202735

ISBN: 0820324957

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing. A very nice copy. 2003 Large Softcover. 223 pp. The absorbing vintage photographs brought together in Vanishing Georgia recall life in the state from halfway through the nineteenth century to the middle of the twentieth. Pictured here are both great events and commonplace occurrences: Atlanta in the wake of Sherman's march and a small town bedecked in flags on the Fourth of July; paddlewheelers loaded with barrels of turpentine and proud owners of new automobiles; a get-together with neighbors for a corn shucking and a crowd straining to hear the last words of a convicted man. Va... View more info

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Fine as San Diego

By: Lawson, Greg

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oakana House: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260177

ISBN: 0976219700

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A few faint smudges to jacket. Front endpaper removed. 2006 Large Hardcover. 144 pp. Called the Birthplace of California San Diego is steeped in several cultures, native and immigrant. Early twentieth century records paint the city as a quiet navy town, but with the passage of time sleepy San Diego woke up to become America's Finest City. This maturing has meant that many of the city's bedroom communities have matured into full-blown residential units in their own right, and many started bursting at their walls. Partially driven by this trend, protection for the natural history ... View more info

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Annie Leibovitz at Work

By: Leibovitz, Annie

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Random House: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283930

ISBN: 0375505105

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Includes belly band jacket. 2008 Hard Cover. 237, [3] pp. The celebrated photographer Annie Leibovitz, author of the New York Times bestselling book A Photographer's Life, provides the stories, and technical description, of how some of her most famous images came to be. Starting in 1974, with her coverage of Nixon's resignation, and culminating with her controversial portraits of Queen Elizabeth II early in 2007, Leibovitz explains what professional photographers do and how they do it. The photographer in this instance is the most highly paid and prolific person in the business.... View more info

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Hair Wars

By: Lenander, Johanna

Price: $9.00

Publisher: powerHouse Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295128

ISBN: 1576873994

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. No jacket. Ink name on front paste-down endpaper. 2007 Large Hardcover. “Hair Wars is a different idea of fashion and glamour than what is shown in the world of runway shows and magazines. That world ends up looking bland and anemic in comparison. The Fantasy Hairstyles in this book are proudly loud and outrageous. They express a desire to surpass the ordinary, to make something better, bigger, more extreme and more shockingly different than everybody else. To me, it’s just as serious and creative as, for example, an Haute Couture show by John Galliano, with the exception th... View more info

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Around Chautauqua Lake: Fifty Years of Photographs, 1875-1925

By: Leone, Paul; Poshka, Mary; Norton, Victor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chautauqua Region Press: 1997

Seller ID: 2293914

ISBN: 0965895505

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed and signed by one author on title page ('For Helen, Best Chautauqua Lake wishes! Mary Poshka'), with a note beneath in pencil stating that she died on May 8, 1999. 1997 Large Softcover. ix, 102, [1] pp. A photographic history of Chautauqua Lake, co-written by a member of the education staff at Fenton Historical Museum and the reference librarian at Patterson Library in Westfield, New York, with the assistance of a fourth-generation native. View more info

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War: The Camera's Battlefield View of Man's Most Terrible Adventure, from the First Photographer in the Crimea to Vietnam

By: Leventhal, Albert R.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ridge Press / Playboy Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1775886

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Includes original jacket. Lightly rubbed & toned. 1973 Large Hardcover. 252 pp. A complete history of military photojournalism, with hundreds of photographs depicting 14 wars from 1854-1973. View more info

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Blackface

By: Levinthal, David; Diawara, Manthia

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Arena Editions: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author. Signed by illustrator

Seller ID: 2277187

ISBN: 1892041065

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by Levinthal without inscription on front flyleaf. 1999 Large Hardcover. 153, [3] pp. Of all of David Levinthal's series of photographs, none is more challenging and provocative than his Blackface series, created over the previous three years. In his blow-up images of miniature toys he has recreated scenes of racism, genocide, and sexual fantasies. This series explores the Blackface myth embodied in black memorabilia, household objects infused with African-American stereotypes. These images make the Blackface myth speak to us directly, without an intermediary, and demand ... View more info

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Odyssey: The Art of Photography at National Geographic

By: Livingston, Jane

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Thomasson-Grant: 1988

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1663441

ISBN: 0934738467

Condition: Very Good


First paperback printing. Spine lightly creased. 1988 Large Softcover. 364 pp. A prolonged, quiet unfolding of genius is what Jane Livingston, chief curator of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, calls the first century of National Geographic photography. Striving to portray our planet's remarkably diverse people, creatures, and landscapes, four generations of Geographic photographers have made their work an indelible part of our culture. When the Corcoran Gallery of Art, one of the nation's leading photographic museums, decided to organize an exhibition celebrating the National Geographic Society's... View more info

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Harold Lloyd's Hollywood Nudes in 3-D!

By: Lloyd, Harold; Lloyd, Suzanne; Wagner, Robert (foreword)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tess Press: 2004

Seller ID: 2287730

ISBN: 1579126790

Condition: Near Fine


Glasses included. An exceptional copy. 2004 Hard Cover. A collection of color 3D photographs taken by Hollywood comedy legend Harold Lloyd. View more info

Eye Contact: Photographing Indigenous Australians

By: Lydon, Jane

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Duke University: 2006

Seller ID: 2299208

ISBN: 0822335727

Condition: Very Good


Faint edge wear. 2006 Trade Paperback. An indigenous reservation in the colony of Victoria, Australia, the Coranderrk Aboriginal Station was a major site of cross-cultural contact the mid-nineteenth century and early twentieth. Coranderrk was located just outside Melbourne, and from its opening in the 1860s the colonial government commissioned many photographs of its Aboriginal residents. View more info