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1 (Chamberlain, Samuel). Hansen, Harry, editor NEW ENGLAND LEGENDS AND FOLKLORE
New York: Hastings House Publishers, (1967). First edition. Hardcover. Slight tanning to the front endpapers, otherwise a near fine copy in a lightly rubbed dust jacket. 
Illustrated with photographs by the oft-called "photographer-laureate," Samuel Chamberlain. These tales are based on writings by Samuel Adams Drake, Nathaniel Hawthorne and others. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 (Frost, Robert). Morrison, Kathleen ROBERT FROST: A Pictorial Chronicle
New York/Chicago/San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1974). 0030126010 / 9780030126017 First edition, first printing. Tall octavo. Hardcover. A whisper of rubbing to the shelf edges, else fine, in gilt-lettered milk chocolate cloth shelfback over beige boards; in a mildly age-toned, very lightly worn illustrated dust jacket. Printed throughout on coated stock. 
A combination of memories and images assembled by Morrison, a close associate of Robert Frost from 1938 until the poet's death in 1963. With 78 black-and-white photographs, many of them never or rarely seen before. 133 pages, plus colophon. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 (Hemingway, Ernest). Arnold, Lloyd R. HEMINGWAY HIGH ON THE WILD
New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, (1977). 0448142902 / 9780448142906 First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. Quarto. 163 pages, index. 
Frontispiece and title-page a b&w photograph of Hemingway fishing, eighty-four additional b&w photographs. Hemingway went to Sun Valley, Idaho almost every winter for the last twenty years of his life. This is the story as told by his friend, Arnold. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 (Keaton, Buster). Benayoun, Robert THE LOOK OF BUSTER KEATON
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1982). 0312496958 / 9780312496951 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new photo-pictorial dust jacket. Folio. [207] pages, filmography. 
Oversized, lavishly illustrated tribute to the brilliant, enigmatic silent screen star, with scholarly, incisive essays by noted French film critic Robert Benayoun. More than 300 photographs reproduced in b&w from all stages of Keaton's career. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5 (Kraink, Ardis). Skrebneski, Victor, photographer BRAVI: LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO
New York/London/Paris: Abbeville Press Publishers, (1994). 1558597719 / 9781558597716 First edition. Hardcover. Fine, in photo-decorated boards; in photo-illustrated dust jacket that shows a short, jagged tear to upper rear flap. Large quarto. This copy fondly inscribed and SIGNED by the Lyric Opera's general director Ardis Kraink. 
Commemorative volume celebrates 40 years of the Lyric Opera of Chicago, with portrait gallery by Skrebneski of 11 singers, a collection of production photos taken by Dan Rest and Tony Romano, and articles by John Von Rhein and Andrew Porter. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 (Sappho). Smith, J. Frederick SAPPHO: The Art of Loving Women
New York, London: Chelsea House Publishers, (1975). 0877540314 / 9780877540311 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in bright green boards, with titles embossed in silver; in a mildly age-toned photo-pictorial dust jacket. Square quarto. 160 pages. 
The poetry of Sappho with revealing color photographs of the female form sensually portrayed by J. Frederick Smith. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7 (Sinatra, Frank). Lahr, John SINATRA: The Artist and the Man
New York: Random House, (1997). 0375501444 / 9780375501449 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Square quarto. 
Large-format photo-illustrated tribute, with essay by New Yorker drama critic Lahr, and with one hundred of the best photos ever taken of Ol' Blue Eyes (some never published before) by Weegee, William Read Woodfield, Bob Willoughby, and others. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 (Steinbeck, John). Capa, Robert IMAGES OF WAR
New York: Grossman Publishers, Inc., 1964. First edition. Hardcover. Former owner's inscription on the title page, some mild finger soiling to the first few pages, cloth tears to the upper and lower spine, cream cloth somewhat soiled, else a very good sound copy lacking a dust jacket. 
War photographer Capa died in 1954 after stepping on a land mine. The legacy of photographs he left behind are considered to be among the most powerful depictions of war ever captured on film. Introduction by John Steinbeck. Quarto. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 (Van DerZee, James). Haskins, Jim JAMES VAN DERZEE: The Picture Takin' Man
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1979). 0396076785 / 9780396076780 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in black cloth with silver spine stamping; in a lightly worn, near fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Based on numerous interviews with Van DerZee and liberally illustrated with some of his best work, this is an intimate portrait of the black photographer who was a major figure in the Harlem Renaissance. 256 pages, indexed. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10 (Vroman, Adam Clark); edited by Ruth I. Mahood PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE SOUTHWEST: Adam Clark Vroman, 1856-1916
(Los Angeles, California): The Ward Ritchie Press, 1961. B0006AXDNA First edition, first printing. Quarto. 127 pages, printed throughout on coated stock. 104 photo-reproductions. Hardcover. Very minor bump to one lower corner tip, else fine, in pictorial boards; in a very lightly edgeworn, slightly rubbed photo-pictorial dust jacket with some tiny nicks to the flap folds and corners. 
"The photographic record of the Southwest is not only historically important but...reflects an understanding of the region and an artistic awareness which give the pictures value beyond their obvious worth as Westeriana."--Robert Kirsch. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 (Wohlmuth, Sharon J.). Saline, Carol SISTERS
Philadelphia and London: Running Press, (1994). Later printing. Hardcover. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. 
Oblong quarto. Essays by Carol Saline. Moving black-and-white portraits by Sharon J. Wohlmuth of sisters of many ages and types. 131 pages. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 (Yavno, Max). Maddow, Ben; text by THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF MAX YAVNO
Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, (1981). 0520042387 / 9780520042384 First edition, first printing: hardcover issue. As new and unopened in the publisher's shrinkwrap. Square quarto. 150 pages. 85 plates. 
This monograph showcases the fine photographic work of Max Yavno while offering a retrospective view of his splendid images from Los Angeles, New York, Israel, Egypt, and Mexico. With text and interview by Ben Maddow. A fresh unopened copy! 
Price: 275.00 USD
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13 Adams, Ansel with Alinder, Mary Street ANSEL ADAMS: An Autobiography
New York: New York Graphic Society, (1985). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a faint band of yellowing across the top of the front panel. 
Quarto. Illustrated with photographs in text and photograhic plates; printed on coated paper. 400 pages including an index. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14 Andrews, Bert and Harrison, Paul IN THE SHADOW OF THE GREAT WHITE WAY: Images From The Black Theatre
(New York, NY): Thunder's Mouth Press, (1989). 0938410814 / 9780938410812 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A hint of rubbing to the lower shelf-edges, near fine in black linen over grey boards with silver titles to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with mild creases to the upper shelf edge and one very short edge tear. Quarto. 150 pages. 
SIGNED by the author/photographer Bert Andrews to the title page. The marvelous photographs document the history of Black theater from 1957-1984. It is a unique record that reveals in awesome variety, vibrancy, and passion, Black theater in America. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Bayles, David Paul URBAN FOREST: Images of Trees in the Human Landscape
San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, (2003). 1578050960 / 9781578050963 First edition, first printing. Presentation copy: Inscribed "Book #1", dated, and SIGNED by Bayles. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Oblong quarto. 144 pages. 
This beautifully designed and produced volume showcases David Paul Bayles extraordinary vision of urban trees and their often precarious, sometimes triumphant place in the human landscape. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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16 Becker, Ethel Anderson HERE COMES THE POLLY
Seattle, Washington: Superior Publishing Company, (1971). First edition. Hardcover. One corner tip minutely bumped, red remainder dot to lower page edges, else nearly fine in black stamped leatherette, in an age-toned and rubbed pictorial dust jacket that shows one short closed edge tear to the rear panel. Quarto. 
Illustrated "biography" of the gunboat "Politkofsy"--built for the Russian fur trade circa 1861 and transferred to the U.S. in 1867, when it was transformed into a work tug. Fascinating gallery of rare photos by E.A. Hegg, Asahel Curtis and F.H. Nowell. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Boni, Albert, editor PHOTOGRAPHIC LITERATURE: A Bibliographic Guide
New York: Morgan & Morgan, Inc./R.R. Bowker Co., (1962). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild wear at lower shelf edge, else about fine, a sharp, clean example; in turquoise cloth with gilt spine titling; in a quite worn, age-toned dust jacket, faded to the spine panel, with many nicks, edge-tears, scratches, mild creases. 
An International Bibliographic Guide to General & Specialized Literature on Photographic Processes; Techniques; Theory; Chemistry; Physics; Apparatus; Materials & Applications; Industry; History; Biography; Aesthetics. 335 double-columned pages. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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18 Bull, Clarence & Lee, Raymond THE FACES OF HOLLYWOOD
South Brunswick and New York: A.S. Barnes and Company, (1968). 0498068447 / 9780498068447 Second printing. Introduction by Hedda Hopper. Hardcover. Bookshop address rubber-stamped to the front endpaper, near fine in fresh cream linen with gilt titles to the spine; in a slightly rubbed, photo-pictorial dust jacket with very short shelf-edge tears and mild age-toning to the spine panel. Quarto. 
Memoir of one of the premier Hollywood glamour photographers, with a gallery of his portraits and a technical explanation detailing the exposures, papers, light source, films, stops and developers used for the hundreds of movie star stills showcased here. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 Capote, Truman LOCAL COLOR
New York: Random House, (1950). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Neat penciled signature (Burl Ives?) to the front endpaper, mild lean to the spine, shelfworn, else very good; lacking the dust jacket. 
A collection of Capote's travel essays with photographs by Cecil Beaton, Bill Brandt, Henri Cartier-Bresson, and others. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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20 Carter, William GHOST TOWNS OF THE WEST
Menlo Park, California: Lane Magazine & Book Company, (1971). First edition. Fine first in leatherette backed buckram, lettered in gilt on spine with lightly soiled publisher's slipcase with a paper pictorial label. 
Quarto. A pictorial guide to towns and mining camps of the West. 256 pages, bibliography, index, illustrated throughout in color. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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