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BOOKS FOR SALE
rare & out of print

mainly Photography

 

1. Ackland--The Williams Hayes Ackland Memorial Art Center .  The American Situation. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina, 1975 Very Good . Bookseller Inventory # 000040 Price: US$ 25.00

2. Beaton, Cecil The Years Between: Diaries 1939-44. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1965 Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. pp.352 . Bookseller Inventory # 000021.  Price: US$ 35.00

3.  SOLD

4. Bourke-White, Margaret & Erskine Caldwell.   You Have Seen Their Faces.  New York: Modern Age Books, Inc. 1937 Fair 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. pp. 54. Wraps. Spine worn. Tear to back cover and one page. Owner's bookplate. Bookseller Inventory # 000004.  Price: US$ 35.00

5. Burton, W.K. & A. Pringle. The Process Of Pure Photography.  New York: The Scovill & Adams Co. 1889 Very Good pp. 210+ads. Detailed technical information regarding 19th century photographic processes. Bookseller Inventory # 000005.  Price: US$ 125.00

6. Capa, Cornell, Editor.   The Concerned Photographer.  New York: Grossman, 1968 Good Second Printing. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Wraps. Some cover creases. A great selection of images by Magnum photographers. Bookseller Inventory # 000006.   Price: US$ 35.00

7. Ceram, C.W.   Archaeology Of The Cinema.  New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc Good/Good. First American Edition. pp. 264. Owner's blindstamp. The origin of photography and the cinema with lots of illustrations. Bookseller Inventory # 000007.  Price: US$ 75.00

8. Coburn, Alvin Langdon.   More Men Of Mark.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1922 Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Contains 33 collotype portraits. Owner's label. Some wear to binding. Plates in excellent condition. Bookseller Inventory # 000044.  Price: US$ 500.00

9. Colnaghi.   Photography: The First Eighty Years.  London: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. Ltd. 1976 Good pp. 262. Wraps. An absolutely great catalogue. Bookseller Inventory # 000008.  Price: US$ 75.00

10Das Deutsche Lichtbild 1937.  9 x 11 inches.  Hardcover in very good condition with missing front endpaper.   $50.00 

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11. Doisneau, Robert & Maurice Chevalier.   My Paris.  New York: The MacMillan Co. 1972 Good/Good. First Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. pp. 153 . Bookseller Inventory # 000023.  Price: US$ 75.00

12. Eisenstaedt, Alfred.   Witness To Our Time.  New York: The Viking Press, 1966 Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. pp. 343 . Bookseller Inventory # 000024. Price: US$ 50.00

13. Feininger, Andreas.   The Anatomy Of Nature: How Function Shapes The Form And Design Of Animate And Inanimate Structures Throughout The Universe. New York: Crown Publishing, Inc. 1956 Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. pp. 168. Some wear to the binding. Bookseller Inventory # 000039.  Price: US$ 25.00

14. Gernsheim, Helmut.   Beautiful London.  London: Phaidon Press, 1951 Very Good/Very Good. Second Edition. pp. 124 . Bookseller Inventory # 000025.  Price: US$ 35.00

15. Gernsheim, Helmut.   Creative Photography: Aesthetic Trends 1839-1960.  Boston: Boston Book & Art Shop Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. pp. 258 . Bookseller Inventory # 000026.  Price: US$ 75.00

16. Gilpin, Laura.   Temples In Yucatan: A Camera Chronicle Of Chichen Itza. New York: Hastings House, 1948 Good./No Jacket. First Edition. Interesting illustrations of Mayan Temples photographed by Gilpin. Owner's name written in ink. Bookseller Inventory # 000046.  Price: US$ 60.00

17. Grand Central Art Galleries. 60 Americans Since 1800. Rare 1946 Painting Catalogue.    8 1/2 x 11 1/4  inches with some wear. There are both color and black and white illustrations.  The artists represented include:  Morse; Durand; Healy; Church; Bierstadt; Whistler; Homer; Cassatt; Sargent; Luks; Glackens; Marin;  Dove; Bellows; Hopper;  O'Keefe; Wood; Marsh; and others.  $45.00

 

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18. Gross, Harry I.   Antique & Classic Cameras.  New York: Amphoto, 1965 Very Good/Good. pp. 192. One of the first books on collecting photographic material. Bookseller Inventory # 000010.  Price: US$ 100.00

19. Gruber, L.F.   Famous Portraits.  New York: Ziff-Davis, 1960 Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. pp. 159. A marvelous collection of portraits. Bookseller Inventory # 000043.  Price: US$ 100.00    

20. Hine, Lewis & S.P. Orth.   The Armies Of Labor: A Chronicle Of The Organized Wage-Earners. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1920 Very Good Gravure illustrations by Hine and others. pp.279. Bookseller Inventory # 000001 Price: US$ 125.00

21. Horst(editor)--Rathenau, Ernest.   Orientals: People From India, Malaya, Bali, China. New York: J.J. Augustin, 1945 Very Good/Very Good. pp. 108 . Bookseller Inventory # 000027 Price: US$ 45.00

21A.  (Japanese Photography)  Japan Photographic Annual 1926-1927. The Asahi Shimbun Pub. Co., Ltd. Tokyo.  7 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches.  Wraps. In very good condition with foxing to a couple of pages.    A beautiful item illustrated with halftones and gravures.   $350.00

 

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21B.  (Japanese Photography)  The First International Photographic Salon Of Japan 1927. The Asahi Shimbun Pub. Co., Ltd. Tokyo.  7 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches.  Wraps. In very good condition with some foxing on a couple of pages.    A beautiful and historic item illustrated with halftones including some two color halftones by photographers from all over the world.    $350.00

 

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22. Karsh, Yousuf.  Portraits Of Greatness.  New York:  Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very Good. DJ has some tears. 4to. pp. 208.Wonderful gravure illustrations of Karsh portraits. Price:  US$ 100.00

23. Kirschhoff, Herbert .  Bolivia: Its People And Scenery.  Buenos Aires: Guillermo Kraft Ltd, 1944 Very Good Second Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Owner's inscription . Bookseller Inventory # 000028.  Price: US$ 100.00

24. Kolb, E. L.  Through The Grand Canyon From Wyoming To Mexico.  New York: Macmillan Co. 1952 Very Good/Good. 12th Printing. Signed by Author. Inscribed by the author. Contains 76 plates. pp.344. Bookseller Inventory # 000002.  Price: US$ 35.00

25. Komroff, Manuel.   Photographing History: Mathew Brady.  Chicago: Encyclopedia Britannica Press, Inc, 1962 Very Good/Good. pp. 192. Bookseller Inventory # 000013.   Price: US$ 30.00

26. Landy,  J.   Shakespere's Seven Ages.  Cincinnati: Robert Clarke & Co. 1877 Very Good The edges of the binding are rubbed and there are some scuff marks and stains on the cover. The book is illustrated with 7 original albumen prints which are in excellent condition. Bookseller Inventory # 000014.  
 Price: US$ 450.00

27. Lartigue, Jacques-Henri.   Les Femmes.  New York: E.P. Dutton, 1974 Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. pp. 127 . Bookseller Inventory # 000029.   Price: US$ 50.00

28. Lartigue, Jacques-Henri.   Les Femmes Aux Cigarettes.  New York: The Viking Press, 1980 Very Good/Very Good. pp. 104 . Bookseller Inventory # 000030.  Price: US$ 50.00

28a.  Life Dummy Issue.  Life Magazine Vol. 1 No. 1.  Small format facsimile of the first issue of  November 23, 1936.   It was published to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Life Magazine.  a Margaret Bourke-White photograph is on the cover. Very good condition. 6 1/2 X 8 1/2 inches. pp. 96.  $45.00

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29. Lukas, Jan.   Zeme: A Lide: Kniha Fotografii. Prague: Melantrich, 1946 Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Some tears in dj. Limited to 10,000 copies. Gravure illustrations. Bookseller Inventory # 000031.  Price: US$ 145.00

30. Mayer, Grace M.   Once Upon A City.  New York: The MacMillan Co. 1958 Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Photographs by Byron. Forward by Edward Steichen. pp. 511 . Bookseller Inventory # 000032.   
Price: US$ 50.00

31. McKay, H. C.   Three-Dimensional Photography: Principles Of Stereoscopy.  New York: American Photography Book Dept. 1953 Good pp. 333. Bookseller Inventory # 000016 .  SOLD

32. Munkacsi--White, N. & Esten.   Style In Motion: Munkacsi Photographs Of The 20's, 30's, And 40's. New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc, 1979 Good/Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. pp. 176. Some tears in the dj. Bookseller Inventory # 000019.   Price: US$ 85.00

33. Naef, Weston.   The Collection Of Alfred Stieglitz: Fifty Pioneers Of Modern Photography. New York: The Viking Press, 1978 Very Good/Good. pp. 530 . Bookseller Inventory # 000017.    Price: US$ 100.00

33A.  Natkin, Marcel.   L'Art De Voir Et La Photographie.  Editions Tiranty. 1935.  pp. 72.  8 1/2 x 11 inches.  Wraps.  Very good condition with some corner wear. The book is illustrated with gravures from photographs by:  Guillot;  Brassai;  Keighley;  Kertesz;  Kollar;  Man Ray;  Sougez;  Wolff;  et. al.  There are remnants of the glassine cover.  $125.00

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34. Plowden, David & B. Roueche.   Desert And Plain, The Mountains And The River: A Celebration Of Rural America. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1975 Poor/Very Good. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 000033.   
Price: US$ 50.00

35. Ryder, James F.   Voigtlander & I: In Pursuit Of Shadow Catching.  Cleveland: The Cleveland Printing & Publishing Co. 1902 Very Good pp. 251. "Ryder was also one of the few American photographers who left us autobiographies. (It) forms one of the important sources of information on the history of American photography. (Taft. PATAS. p.326). Bookseller Inventory # 000018 .  Price: US$ 175.00

36. Salomon, Dr. Erich.   Beruhmte Zeitgenossen In Unbewachter.  Stuttgart: J. Engelhorns Nachf, 1931 Very Good 112 images. A classic of photojournalism. Bookseller Inventory # 000034.   Price: US$ 600.00

37. Sander, August .  Deutsche Menschen In "Du".   Zurich: Conzett & Huber, 1959 Good Cover worn & chipped. Some slight tears. The rare Sander Issue of DU magazine from November, 1959 . Bookseller Inventory # 000035 .  
Price: US$ 175.00

38. SOLD

39. Stieglitz--Frank (editor).   America & Alfred Stieglitz. New York: The Literary Guild, 1934 Very Good First Edition. pp. 339 . Bookseller Inventory # 000037.  Price: US$ 50.00

39A.  Swedish Photography Annual. 1933. Gravure Illustrations. STF.  arets Bilder 1933.Svenska Turistforeningens Forlag.   pp. 78.  8  x 11 inches.  Hardcover with worn binding.   The book is illustrated with gravures from photographs.   $75.00

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40. Tipped-in.   In Memorium: John Cox & Henry Oxnard Preble.  1871 Original Wraps. Poor Privately Printed. 6 X 10. The book is almost disbound with stains and chips. Contains two original photographic portraits. pp. 24. Bookseller Inventory # 000049.   Price: US$ 75.00

41. Tipped-in .  In Memory Of Alice Mandelick Flagler.  New York: Privately Printed, 1918 Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Privately Printed. A memorial tribute to Alice Mandelick Flagler containing 6 original silver print photographs. pp.250. Bookseller Inventory # 000047 .  Price: US$ 150.00

42. Tipped-in--Coles M.D., Abraham .  Dies Irae.  New York: D. Appleton & Co. 1864 Cloth With Some Edge Wear. Good Third Edition. 5 1/2 X 8. Contains two tipped-in albumen prints. Owner's bookplate. pp. 68. Bookseller Inventory # 000050.   Price: US$ 100.00

43. Tipped-in--Paul D.D., Rev. William.   Past And Present Of Aberdeenshire Or Reminiscences Of Seventy Years.  Aberdeen: Lewis Smith & Son, 1881 Cloth. Worn With Stains. Fair Second Edition. 5 1/2 X 7 1/2. The book contains a tipped-in original woodburytype portrait of the Rev. Paul. pp.160. Bookseller Inventory # 000048.   Price: US$ 75.00

44. Witkin, Lee & Barbara London.   The Photography Collector's Guide.  Boston: The New York Graphic Society, 1980 Very Good pp. 438. Wraps. An indispensable reference book. Bookseller Inventory # 000020.  
Price: US$ 150.00

 

 

 

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