Bookseller: Johnson Rare Books [x]
Topic: Photography [x]
New York: Thames and Hudson, 1982.
Authoritative account of the evolution of photography as an art and technique from its antecedents to 1857. 191 illustrations. Signed by Gernsheim on the title more
Hastings-on-Hudson, New York: Morgan & Morgan, Inc, 1974.
A selection of images that show the growth and range of Adams' career across more than five decades. Edited by Liliane De Cock. Foreword by more
Bronshoj, Denmark: Northern Lights Gallery Aps, 2007.
A visual introduction to some of the themes and styles prevalent in American Tintypes. Inscribed by Daneman to cinematographer Virgil Mirano on the title page. more
New York: Thames & Hudson, 2006.
Lessing (1923-2018) was the first photographer to arrive in Hungary, and he documented the short-lived uprising and its aftermath in a series of world-famous photographs, more
Hansen, Robert A.
Laguna Beach, California: Laguna Wilderness Press, 2004.
A photographer's ten-year journey to the hidden wonders of the Yucatan Peninsula including ruin sites, haciendas, and early Franciscan Churches. Hansen takes the fine artist's more
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New York: Automatic Photograph Co, 1895.
Features 10 tipped in black and white photographs, accompanied by biographies of those pictured. Includes an essay about how the photographs were made using a more
Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1988.
Presentation copy, inscribed by Art Shay to Hugh Hefner on the title page and again on page 34, below Shay's 1968 portrait of Hefner in more
New York: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, 2004.
From the library of Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner, with a presentation card from Prometheus Entertainment president Kevin Burns, who developed a revival of Playboy more
New York: John McWhinnie and Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, 2008.
This is Number 16 of 100 copies signed by James Frey, Terry Richardson, and Richard Prince. A pairing of three stories from Frey's Bright Shiny more
Tucker, Anne Wilkes, Dana Friis-Hansen, Kaneko Ryuichi, and Takeba Joe
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2003.
With Essays by Iizawa Kotaro and Kinoshita Naoyuki. Edited and Translated by John Junkerman. 356 color illustrations. New Haven and London: Yale University Press in more
Lippert, Werner and Christoph Schaden (Editors)
Dusseldorf: NRW-Forum Dusseldorf, 2010.
"...examines an important chapter in recent photographic history: the transatlantic influence on photography in the 1970s and 1980s. Right at the heart of this chapter more
New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1964.
Revised and Enlarged Edition. Since its first publication, this lucid and scholarly chronicle of the history of photography has been hailed as the classic work more
New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1949.
Since its first publication, this lucid and scholarly chronicle of the history of photography has been hailed as the classic work on the subject. No more
Altadena, California: Twin Palms Publishers, 1988.
Eighty photographs, including six folding. Altadena, California: Twin Palms Publishers, 1988. First edition. The American fashion photographer's first collection. Ritts (1952-2002) concentrated on black-and-white photography more
Hoppen, Michael, Marc Feustel, et al.
London: Guiding Light and Studio Equis, 2007.
Small quarto. Original pictorial boards; issued without a dust jacket. The spine is lightly sun faded; else fine. more
Edinburgh: National Library of Scotland, 1997.
Foreword by Sir David Puttnam. Specialist photographic printing and a chapter by Michael Gray. 149 photographs, with 36 figures. Edinburgh: National Library of Scotland, 1997. more
Grosenick, Uta and Thomas Seelig (Editors)
New York: Aperture, 2008.
A vast critical survey of contemporary conceptual-oriented photography. It particularly addresses the work of artists emerging in Western and Eastern Europe - many of whom more
Belfast: The Blackstaff Press, 2000.
"The first photograph in Ireland was taken in 1839 by Belfast engraver Francis Beatty. Taking this event as his starting point, and ending with Luftwaffe more
Robinson, Henry Peach
Paris: Gauthier-Villars et fils, 1898.
38 textual figures. Paris: Gauthier-Villars et fils, 1898. First edition. Robinson (1830-1901) was an English pictorialist photographer best known for his pioneering combination printing: joining more
New York: Abbeville Press, 1984.
Dr. Rosenblum's classic text investigates all aspects of photography - aesthetic, documentary, commercial, and technical - while placing photos in their historical context. Included among more