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Image for Objectif Paris: Images de la Ville a Travers Cinq Collections Photographiques Parisiennes

Objectif Paris: Images de la Ville a Travers Cinq Collections Photographiques Parisiennes

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Phileas Frog Paris Musees: 2003

Seller ID: 2202734

ISBN: 2879008085

Condition: Near Fine


Text in English and French. Page very faintly toned. 2003 Soft Cover. 142 pp. Text in English and French. Can anyone every capture Paris? Through the magificent visual journey that is prposed to use, we can find at once the high moments of History and the simplicity of common life, the great portraits of the capital as well as its metamorphoses. Reflected by the masters of yesterday or the photographers of today, the urban landscapes appeal to us like so many inner landscapes and moments of emotion. View more info

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Views of Los Angeles and Vicinity

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: H.M. Mosher: 1904

Seller ID: 2208481

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers lightly creased, faint stain to bottom edge of pages, ink note on front flyleaf, a few captions in pencil. 1904 Soft Cover. Unpaginated. Black-and-white photographs of various places in and around Los Angeles, California. View more info

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The Columbian Portfolio of Photographs of the Worlds Fair

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Jones Brothers Publishing Company: 1893

Seller ID: 2262613

Condition: Very Good


23 unbound prints in hardcover portfolio. Pencil note and light stain on front board. Red stain along bottom left edge of photographs, a few light creases and faint spots to some photographs. The Columbian Portfolio of Photographs of the Worlds Fair. Includes 23 black-and-white prints. View more info

Image for Floods and High Water, 1936: Pennsylvania's Greatest Flood Disaster in Pictures

Floods and High Water, 1936: Pennsylvania's Greatest Flood Disaster in Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Telegraph Press: 1936

Seller ID: 2265079

Condition: Very Good


Front wrapper creased, edges lightly rubbed. 1936 Soft Cover. Unpaginated. A collection of black-and-white photographs of the Pittsburgh flood of 1936. On March 17 and 18, 1936, the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania witnessed the worst flood in its history when flood levels peaked at 46 feet (14 m). This flood became known as The Great St. Patrick’s Day flood, and also affected other areas of the Mid-Atlantic on both sides of the Eastern Continental Divide. View more info

Image for From 1829 Revolution in a Box [20 Photographic Prints]

From 1829 Revolution in a Box [20 Photographic Prints]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 2298599

Condition: Near Fine


Very minor general wear. Wrappers illustrates a self portrait by Vroman, Courtesy History Division, L.A. County Museum of National History. Contains 20 reproductions of photographic prints. The following was lent by Tony Berlant: Edward Curtis--A Gray Day in the Badlands, 1905. The following were lent by Dr. Robert Bingham: Graflex--Series B, 1925; Instantograph Camera, 1899; Leica 250 Reporter, 1934; 1888 Kodak (Original Model); Stereo Camera, Perken and Son, 1892. The following were lent by Alan and Paulette Cotter: 1/2 Plate Daguerreotype Camera (Chevalier, 1845); Photosphere, 1888; Ross Po... View more info

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Souvenir of the Panama Canal

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: I.L. Maduro's Souvenir Store:

Seller ID: 2299955

Condition: Very Good


No publisher date. Small tears to spine head, top corners bumped. Unpaginated. A pictorial history of the Panama Canal. Photographs in black-and-white. View more info

Image for The Rochester Time Machine: A Photomirage of Community Life: 1900-1925

The Rochester Time Machine: A Photomirage of Community Life: 1900-1925

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rochester Museum & Science Center: 1980

Seller ID: 2299989

Condition: Very Good


Small smudge on front wrapper, spine lightly toned. 1980 Stapled Binding. A photographic look at the Rochester community from 1900 to 1925. View more info

Image for The Photographic Album [CDV / Cartes de Visite Photo Album]

The Photographic Album [CDV / Cartes de Visite Photo Album]

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1880

Seller ID: 2158807

Condition: Good


No date, circa 1880. Most of clasp and portions of two insets missing, wear to corners with minor loss, minor damage to edges of a few pages as if photos once stored were taken out with less care than necessary. Empty album designed for storing CDVs. A very decorative example, with embossed green leather boards, gilt titles & decorations, insets designed to evoke pearls set in brass, brass clasp, stamped floral design in wooden fore-edge. Blank index page indicates space for 50 photos (2 per leaf). View more info

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Souvenir of Niagara Falls [Photographic Viewbook]

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: S.N.: 1870

Seller ID: 2203189

Condition: Good


Rear boards lightly stained and wrinkled, several pages split at fold and reattached at binding, 1 inch damaged area to top corner of two pages. 1870 Hard Cover. Accordion-fold viewbook including 25 black-and-white photogravure illustrations of Niagara Falls from various viewpoints. Includes an image of a tight rope walker crossing the falls with the Maid of the Mist in the background, another of Signorina Spelterina tight rope walking, several of the railway suspension bridge, Whirlwind Bridge at the Cave of the Winds, etc. View more info

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Late 19th Century Photo Album

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 2260190

Condition: Good


Hardcover with clasp. Front hinge split, boards lightly rubbed, three black-and-white images laid in. Unpaginated. Late 19th Century photo album. Hardcover with clasp. View more info

Image for Chicago Album [Photographic Viewbook]

Chicago Album [Photographic Viewbook]

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Leighton & Frey Souvenir View Co.: 1896

Seller ID: 2266644

Condition: Fair


Pages loose from binding, one page loose from remainder of photos, chip from top corner of one page with minimal loss from one image, a few smudges on front board. 1896 Hard Cover. An accordion style viewbook of late 19th century Chicago, including a two-panel panorama and World's Fair views. View more info

Image for A Condensed History of the 143d Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry, of the Civil War 1861-1865. Together with a Register or Roster of All the Members of the Regiment, and the War Record of Each Member, as Recorded in the Adjutant-General's Office, at Albany, N.Y. [143rd]

A Condensed History of the 143d Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry, of the Civil War 1861-1865. Together with a Register or Roster of All the Members of the Regiment, and the War Record of Each Member, as Recorded in the Adjutant-General's Office, at Albany, N.Y. [143rd]

By: A Committee of the 143d Regiment Association

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Newburgh Journal Printing House and Book-Bindery: 1909

Seller ID: 2067971

Condition: Good


Binding a bit shaken, ink name, address, & date on front flyleaf (Walter Weddaugh, Loch Sheldrake, Sullivan Co., New York), note about previous owner affixed to front endpaper explains his relation to a Civil War veteran, additional photograph tipped in following dedication page with labels related to same veteran added, tear to one photograph. 1909 Hard Cover. 239 pp. 8vo. Purple blind-stamped cloth, gilt titles. Includes two black & white photographs of groups of soldiers which identify each soldier by name, and several individual photographs of officers. View more info

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Ansel Adams: America's Photographer

By: Adams, Ansel; Gherman, Beverly

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295693

ISBN: 0316824453

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Front jacket flap price clipped. Page edges very faintly toned. 2002 Large Hardcover. xii, 110 pp. The renowned--and revered--photographer would have been 100 years old in 2002. To celebrate the life of Ansel Adams, this biography takes young readers through his rich life: from the earthquake that broke his nose to the valley that shaped his world, revealing the humorous, artistic, and thoughtful personality behind his legendary work. View more info

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The Portfolios of Ansel Adams

By: Adams, Ansel; Szarkowski, John

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York Graphic Society Book / Little, Brown and Company: 1986

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: 2295107

ISBN: 0821211226

Condition: Near Fine


Eighth printing. A nice copy. 1986 Large Softcover. Photographer's essential guide from the master himself, Ansel Adams. View more info

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Eugene Atget (Pantheon Photo Library)

By: Atget, Eugene

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Pantheon: 1985

Seller ID: 2280967

ISBN: 039474084X

Condition: Good


Delamination to wrappers, interior very good. 1985 Trade Paperback. Works by the nineteenth-century French photographer show the gardens, shops, markets, churches, hotels, embassies, and street scenes of Paris. View more info

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Peepshows: A Visual History

By: Balzer, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Abrams: 1998

Seller ID: 2278626

ISBN: 0810963493

Condition: Good


Stain to lower rear board and jacket. 1998 Large Hardcover. This intriguing work presents five centuries of peepshow boxes and lore from Europe, Asia, and the United States in a roughly chronological fashion. Balzer, an enthusiast and collector, gives the topic a strong visual treatment with nearly 200 illustrations drawn from his collection of peepshow images and objects, mostly 19th-century French and English prints. View more info

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The Photo-Pictorialists of Buffalo

By: Bannon, Anthony; McElroy, C. Robert; Torok, George D.; Barnes, Jim; Levine, Daniel; Morgan, Michael; Rust, Robert; Gemerek, Keith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Media Study / Buffalo: 1981

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2298876

ISBN: 0941558002

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed and signed by author on title page ('Best wishes, Tony Bannon'). Edges lightly rubbed. 1981 Soft Cover. 127, [1] pp. One of 2500 copies released in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name. Black-and-white photographs throughout text. In April 1906, eight members broke away from the Buffalo Camera Club to found their own group to advance pictorial photography. Having been inspired by New York artist Alfred Stieglitz and his Photo-Secession, they held similar goals to achieve artistic legitimacy for the new medium by creating photographs that exhibited many of the same charact... View more info

Image for The World is My Oyster, Volume 1: From Iceland to The South Pacific

The World is My Oyster, Volume 1: From Iceland to The South Pacific

By: Barker, Thomas B.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Thomas B. Barker / Mercury Print Productions: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2199604

Condition: Fine


First edition. Includes original jacket. Brand new from author. 2009 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 100 pp. Oblong. 8 3/4 x 11 3/8. A stunning collection of landscape and wildlife photography taken by the author during his travels. View more info

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Webster (Images of America)

By: Barton, Lynn M.; Sassone, Joan E.; Grenier, Mary Hasek

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293691

ISBN: 0738572543

Condition: Fine


First edition - a paperback original. 2010 Trade Paperback. 127, [1] pp. 9 1/8 x 6 1/2. The town of Webster, New York, is framed with a rugged, natural beauty that sets it apart from other local communities, and there is a spirit of independent thinking here that is valued. In 1840, the newly incorporated town was named after Daniel Webster, the outspoken statesmen, who had never actually set foot in the town. Favorable soil conditions and climate tempered by Lake Ontario contributed to Webster's growth as a prosperous agricultural center for growing fruit. The production of dried apples, bask... View more info

Image for Rolling Thunder: A Portrait of North American Railroading

Rolling Thunder: A Portrait of North American Railroading

By: Benson, Gary J.; Frailey, Fred W.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295368

ISBN: 0393029077

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Front jacket flap price-clipped. 1991 Large Hardcover. 192 pp. Here is the breadth and drama of trains in a stunning portfolio of photographs, all taken on the eve of the 1990s. The camera of Gary J. Benson takes the reader from New England to California, inside a locomotive and to the old engine burial ground. View more info

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Photographs by Snowdon: A Retrospective

By: Beyfus, Drusilla

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Abrams: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2172348

ISBN: 0810944790

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Light edge wear to jacket. Very Good. 2000 Large Hardcover. In this first retrospective on his nearly 50-year career, it seems he has also been everywhere and seen everything-and captured it all, brilliantly, on camera. Published to accompany a major exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, London, and the Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, the book unveils fashion shots for Vogue, pictures of actors, playwrights, dancers, designers, writers, and artists, and piercing photographs revealing the pain of the lonely and the disadvantaged. View more info

Image for Los Angeles: Sunrise to Sunset

Los Angeles: Sunrise to Sunset

By: Blair, Dain

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Immaginare Press: 2014

Seller ID: 2260178

ISBN: 0972061800

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket, sticker on rear board. 2014 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. A beautiful Los Angeles Photography book. From sunrise to sunset by photographer, Dain Blair. View more info

Image for The Hidden Serbia

The Hidden Serbia

By: Bosnic, Dragan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Karic Foundation: 2003

Seller ID: 2272198

Condition: Near Fine


A nice copy. 2003 Large Hardcover. 149 pp. A beautiful photographic expose of the eastern European land of Serbia. View more info

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George Eastman: A Biography

By: Brayer, Elizabeth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1996

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2283931

ISBN: 0801852633

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing. Tiny ding in jacket spine, otherwise an exceptional copy. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiii, [3], 637, [3] pp. 8vo. This life of George Eastman is the first biography since 1930 of the man who transformed the world of photography. As a 23-year-old bank clerk, Eastman bought his first camera and began simplifying the cumbersome and messy wet-plate process. With only two years' experience, he patented a dry-plate coating machine and began selling photographic plates. Soon, the business was doing so well that he quit his job at the bank and started ... View more info

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

By: Breitbart, Eric

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2294360

ISBN: 0826317421

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. View more info

Image for Shots of War: 150 Years of Dramatic Photography from the Battlefield

Shots of War: 150 Years of Dramatic Photography from the Battlefield

By: Brewer, Paul

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Carlton: 2010

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2281914

ISBN: 1847323650

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Light edge wear. 2010 Soft Cover. For centuries, paintings of warfare were celebrated, glorified, and romanticized-until the invention of photography in the 1850s revealed war's true face. Here, captured in some of the most dramatic photos ever taken, is the story of modern warfare, the photographers who risked their lives to tell it, and the ever-improving photographic technology that made their achievements possible. From the American Civil War, World War II, and the Vietnam War, right up to the War on Terror, this is an exciting and informative journey for military history buf... View more info

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Encounters with Arctic Animals

By: Bruemmer, Fred

Price: $7.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1968083

ISBN: 0770003443

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Includes original jacket. Lightly rubbed, jacket lightly toned. 1972 Large Hardcover. 254 pp. Color and black & white photographs and commentary about the various species of animals living in the Arctic regions. Bibliography of numerous works on the Arctic follows text. View more info

Image for Esther Bubley's World of Children in Photographs

Esther Bubley's World of Children in Photographs

By: Bubley, Esther

Price: $8.00  $6.40

Publisher: Dover: 1981

Seller ID: 2295137

ISBN: 0486241688

Condition: Near Fine


Light general wear. 1981 Large Softcover. 105 pp. 159 photographs. In this collection, you will see children from Ms. Bubley's viewpoint and perspective. This is a beautiful collection from an award-wining photojournalist. Award-winning photojournalist Esther Bubley is recognized for both her artistic composition and her superb story telling ability. Bubley's career in documentary photography and photojournalism was launched in 1942 when Roy Stryker hired her to work in his dark room at the Office of War Information (OWI), where his famed Farm Security Administration (FSA) photographic project... View more info

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The Art of Desire: Erotic Treasures from the Kinsey Institute

By: Burns, Sarah

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indiana University: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204237

ISBN: 0966032004

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. An exceptional copy. 1997 Soft Cover. This catalog was produced to accompany the exhibition The Art of Desire: Erotic Treasures from The Kinsey Institute, which was presented at the School of Fine Arts Gallery at Indiana University in celebration of The Kinsey Institute's 50th anniversary. Dr. Alfred C. Kinsey (1894-1956) was a pioneer in the scientific study of human sexual behavior. Early on, Kinsey was encouraged to collect visual material which might provide insight into attitudes governing sexual practices.The parameters guiding the selection for inclusion in the exhibit we... View more info

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Art in Nature: The Clark Inside And Out

By: Cahill, Timothy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute: 2005

Seller ID: 2295924

ISBN: 0931102634

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 2005 Large Softcover. 123 pp. Surrounded by 140 acres of expansive lawns, meadows, and walking trails in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute is home to exceptional collections of European and American painting and sculpture, master prints and drawings, English silver and porcelain, and early photographs. Published on the occasion of the Clark’s 50th anniversary, this handsome book combines beautiful images with engaging narrative to capture the unique experience of “art in nature” that has made the Clark one of the coun... View more info