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1 New York: The Refco Collection Of Contemporary Photography - Tuesday 25 April, Friday 5 May & Wednesday 10 May 2006.
Christie's, New York: 2006. First Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Over the past two decades there have existed two distinct iterations of the Refco Collection, one encompassing work in all media, which was dispersed in the late-1990s, and the current manifestation, which has focused specifically upon the medium of photography in all its possible interpretations. The Refco Collection began with the essential notion, on the part of its instigator Frances Dittmer, that the art on the walls of a corporate offic could be challenging and reflective of the time and ideas in which they are situated. 
Price: 48.93 USD
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2 The Premo Camera: Rochester Optical Co. 1898.
The Pyne Press, Priceton: 1971. 0878610057 / 9780878610051 s Softcover. Fair condition. Cover has slight chips and scratches. 
This book is part of the American Historical Catalog Collection which illustrates what photography equipment was like at the end of the 19th century. 
Price: 33.01 USD
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3 The Victorian Photograph Album.
Joanna Lorenz: 1996. 1859673856 / 9781859673850 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A brightly colored photgraphic album that simulates the type popular in the Victorian era. Each page is decorated with flora, fauna and popular themes surrounding an oval cut-out. 
Price: 8.31 USD
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4 AARONS, SLIM. A Wonderful Life: A Intimate Portrait Of The Good Life.
Harper & Row, New York: 1974. 0060100168 / 9780060100162 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Good condition. 
Captures magnificently the life of America's elite from coast to coast, in Bermuda, the Caribbean, and Acapulco. Drawing from thousands of pictures taken since World War II on assignments for Holiday, Town & Country, Harper's Bazaar, Life, Vogue, Travel & Leisure, and other publications, Slim Aarons has put together the best of them - many never before published - with a narrative of his experiences and impressions while photographing American aristocrats on their estates and at play at their favorite resorts. 
Price: 436.95 USD
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5 ADAMS, ANSEL. The Negative: Exposure And Development, Book 2.
The New York Graphic Society, Boston: 1948. 0821207172 / 9780821207178 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
In addition to a complete workable exposure-development plan, this book covers visualization, testing for optimum opacity, exposure meters, pre-exposure, and much more. Includes an Index. 
Price: 47.50 USD
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6 ADAMS, ANSEL; BROOKS, PAUL (INTRODUCTION). Ansel Adams: Yosemite And The Range Of Light.
New York Graphic Society, New York: c1979. 0870706497 / 9780870706493 A Special Edition Prepared by the New York Graphic Society for the Museum of Modern Art, New York. s Softcover. Good Condition. 
153 black and white photographs of Yosemite National Park. 
Price: 13.54 USD
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7 ADAMS, WILLIAM HOWARD WITH PERIOD PHOTOGRAPHS BY PAUL NADAR. A Proust Souvenir.
The Vendome Press, New York / Paris: 1984. 086565042X / 9780865650428 s Softcover. Very good condition. 
The images were made by Paul Nadar, the leading portrait photographer of Belle Epoque Paris, of fifty-four key figures active in the Proustian circle. The photographs are left untouched; the characters they inspired are brought to perfect resemblance by Howard dams's penetrating anaylyses and salient extracts from Proust's own writing, his letters and criticism as well as his novels. Includes an Index. "A delight for Proust lovers and a unique aid in visualizing the life and society that inspired the novel." -- Publishers Weekly 
Price: 23.70 USD
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8 ALEXANDER, CHRISTOPHER JAMES. Julius Shulman's Los Angeles.
Getty Publications, Los Angeles: 2011. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
The American architectural photographer Julius Shulman (1910-2009) is one of the few image makers to have documented, as well as witnessed, nearly an entire century of Los Angeles history. His captivating photographs serve as a visual record of the dramatic evolution of this exciting and diverse metropolis. Shulman's best-known images consist of mid-century views of Modernist domestic interiors, notably the iconic Case Study House #22 of 1960, in which two well-dressed women sit inside the floor-to-ceiling window walls of a Pierre Koenig-designed house that seems to float like a spaceship over the light-spangled urban sprawl beyond. Not as well known but equally powerful are Shulman's images of Union Station and downtown's vintage office buildings, the dynamic Wilshire Boulevard corridor, the region's eclectic coffee shops and movie theaters, the sweeping canopy of the Century Plaza Hotel, the diverse fabric of L.A.'s residential neighborhoods, and the panoramic vistas of the city of the future under construction. The author selected sixty images from the Getty Research Institute's Shulman archive for this elegant book, for which he also wrote an informative essay on the photographer's exceptional capacity to exposing the diverse built environment of Los Angeles. 
Price: 9.45 USD
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9 ALINDER, JAMES & SZARKOWSKI, JOHN. Ansel Adams: Classic Images.
Little, Brown and Company, Boston: 1986. 0821216295 / 9780821216293 First Hardcover Edition. A New York Graphic Society Book. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Includes many of Adams' most famous and best-loved photographs and encompasses the entire scope of his work - elegant details of nature, architectural studies, portraits, and above all the magnificent landscapes for which he is so revered. In these epic vistas, Adams celebrated the vast spaces of the American West with synergy of aesthetic vision and technical brilliance. The images range from his beloved Yosemite to the Pacific Coast, the Southwest, Alaska, Hawaii, and the Northwest. 
Price: 28.69 USD
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10 ALLARD, WILLIAM ALBERT; MCGUANE, THOMAS (FOREWORD). Vanishing Breed: Photographs Of The Cowboy And The West.
Little, Brown and Co., Boston: 1983. 0821215051 / 9780821215050 A New York Graphic Society Book. Second printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition but a very small tear on dustjacket. 
Allard's cowboys aren't just colorful characters or heroes from a bygone era. They're sweaty, aching, sunburned men doing what cowboys have done for generations - driving their herds to market; roping, branding, and doctoring livestock; and taking a quiet smoke in front of a campfire before stretching out under the stars. Contains 104 color photos. 
Price: 45.84 USD
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11 ALLEN, ALBERT ARTHUR (PHOTOGRAPHER) AND KAPLAN, DAILE (TEXT). Premiere Nudes.
Twin Palms Publishers, Santa Fe: 2001. 0944092888 / 9780944092880 First Edition. Limited run of 4,000. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand New Book. Signed copy by Daile Kaplan. 
A 'must' for any collection following the history and presentation of nudes in photography: it opens with a general history of American nudism and follows Allen's contributions and many different images in particular, packing full-page black and white images throughout. Full frontal nudity as photographed during the 1920s by this most unusual photographer. Signed copy by Daile Kaplan. 
Price: 277.02 USD
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12 ALTMAN, JEN. Photographing Your Children: A Handbook Of Style And Instruction.
Chronicle Books, San Francisco: 2013. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
No one loves taking pictures more than parents. But the combination of complicated digital cameras with fast-moving kids means no one is more flummoxed by taking pictures, either. This easy-to-use manual offers parents the tools they need to make beautiful, lasting, and evocative memories. Author, photographer, and mom of three Jen Altman shares her keen eye for the honest moment in this treasure trove of helpful instructions and inspirational photos. From choosing a camera and learning the fundamentals of photography to setting up great kid-friendly shots and overcoming the challenges inherent in photographing little ones, Altman's warm prose and lovely images sweep aside preconceived notions and show readers how to capture the unique spirit and personality of every child. Jen Altman is a photographer, stylist, and writer based in Ashville, North Carolina. She is co-author of Instant Love. 
Price: 21.80 USD
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13 ALTON, JOHN. Painting With Light.
The Macmillan Company, New York: 1949. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition but dustjacket has several large chips missing and quite worn. 
Discusses very fully both the technical and the artistic aspects of lighting. The author tells just what lights are used and where placed by the movie expert to create, for instance, the illusion of early morning light in an interior; to light long shots or close-ups of interiors for depth or special focus; to indicate a light being turned on or a match struck, or to light special senses such as a moving train at night, a fireside, or an operating room. 
Price: 115.62 USD
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14 ALVARADO, VICTORIA. Mujeres De Conciencia/ Women Of Conscience.
Floricanto Press, Mountain View. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Brand new book. 
This is an art book with magnificent black and white photos of prominent Latinas who have made definite and long standing contribution to the Hispanic community and the country at large. This photographic essay constitutes an important collective biography as well, with great journalistic insight and integrity into the lives of leading Latina women in the fields of education, science, literature, business, law, the arts, journalism, politics, and other fields of endeavor. This coffee table monograph, which has been published with art-book quality as a collector's edition, provides stunning artistic, B&W photographs of each subject with a parallel biographic journalistic essay in Spanish and English. The biographies explore the life-changing events of each subject, the personal mix of elements, circumstances, and values which allowed these women to set goals and objectives toward most successful careers and contributions to society. There are 72 leading women included in this collective biography and an extraordinary photographic essay offering the most incredible array of role models to inspire, guide and motivate young Latinas. This title is an important addition to reference collections and individual libraries for they are testament to the vision and values of la mujer Latina. 
Price: 71.49 USD
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15 ANDERSON, ERICA (PHOTOGRAPHS); EXMAN, EUGENE (TEXT & CAPTIONS). The World Of Albert Schweitzer: A Book Of Photographs.
Harper & Brothers, New York: 1955, First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. 
Here he is - the man at work, and when the busy day is over the artist giving expression to his music d thoughts. Here also is the world of his boyhood on the Upper Rhine, where he relives old scenes, revisits old friends, and finds in the organ music the passion of a lifetime. 
Price: 14.68 USD
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16 ANNA-MARYKE. Fragment: Icons From Antiquity.
Chapter & Verse, Neural Bay: 2000. 094732223X / 9780947322236 First edition (unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
In this remarkable collection of photographs Anna-Maryke has taken journeys to the magnificent archeological sites of Egypt, Turkey and Iran as a starting point and created images of surprising intimacy. They reveal the long-obscured souls of the ancients. 
Price: 64.90 USD
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17 ANNERINO, JOHN. Grand Canyon Wild: A Photographic Journey.
The Countryman Press, Woodstock: 2004. 0881505935 / 9780881505931 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Takes you on a visual and spiritual expedition below the canyon's rim. His luminous photographs and prose lead into the heart and soul of the canyon, highlighting the expeditions, history, and legends of Native Americans and explorers alike who bravely lived, and died, within the canyon. 
Price: 40.23 USD
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18 ARIAM, SIMA; GILSON, ROBERT (INTRODUCTION). Portraits: New York, Tel Aviv, New York.
Milton J. Weil Art Gallery, New York: 2003. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Prepared for a photographic exhibit at The 92nd Street Y in Manhattan. Includes photos of the photographer, Shimon Peres, Elie Wiesel, Dr. Ruth Westheimer, Alon Pinkas, Abraham B. Yehoshua, Susan Sontag, Richard Avecon, Orlan, Menashe Kadishman, Buky Schwartz, Vera Stern, Lia Van Leer, Chaim Topol, Larry Rivers, Teddy Kollek, Yulla Lipchitz, Edgar Bronfman, Ehud Barak, Hillary Rodham Clinton, William J. Clinton, Thomas Struth, Anres Serrano, Zubin Mehta, Gideon Ofrat and Aliza Averbach. 
Price: 141.55 USD
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19 ARNOLD, EVE. Flashback! The 50's.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1978. 0394500431 / 9780394500430 First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Here's America in the Nineteen Fifties - from Malcolm X, from Togetherness to Camelot - as seen by one of the world's foremost photojournalists. 
Price: 79.09 USD
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20 AUZINS, VILNIS; BIRGUS, VLADIMIR (EDITORS). Imago, Winter 2000, No. 9.
Fotofo Bratislava, Slovakia: 2000. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 42.75 USD
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