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Image for 1947 University of Texas Round-Up Parade in Austin: A Small Archive of Vernacular Photographs

1947 University of Texas Round-Up Parade in Austin: A Small Archive of Vernacular Photographs

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: 1947

Seller ID: 10662

Condition: Good


Collection of 13 black and white loose photographs documenting the 1947 University of Texas Round-Up Parade in Austin. Five small photos measuring 2.5 x 3.5 inches, eight slightly larger photos measuring 3.25 x 4.5 inches. Vernacular photographs, some slightly out of focus and lacking sharpness. Still a nice little collection with some interesting details from the annual spring celebration, begun in 1930 for alumni and students, including street scenes, signage for a few old businesses, automobiles, costumes, another school's campus sweetheart-Joanna McCann, Sweetheart of Baylor, and a racist ... View more info

Image for Munkacsi: Spontaneity & Style, a Retrospective March 22 to April 30, 1978

Munkacsi: Spontaneity & Style, a Retrospective March 22 to April 30, 1978

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, International Center of Photography: 1978

Seller ID: 06665

Condition: Fine


48 pages with Chronology, Selected Bibliography, and Catalogue of the Exhibition. Also includes a biography of Martin Munkacsi (1896-1963) and an article about the Munkacsi Movement. Illustrated with a selection of black and white photographs by Munkacsi. View more info

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The Mural Project: Photography by Ansel Adams

By: Adams, Ansel [Selections and Introduction by Peter Wright and John Armor]

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Reverie Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04238

ISBN: 1558241620

Condition: Near Fine


112 pages with Index of Photographs. First public presentation of 85 photographs of Western national parks, reproduced in black & white, by Ansel Adams for the Department of the Interior 1941-42. World War II interrupted the Mural Project, a series of mural prints for the department's new museum in Washington, D.C. The project was never resumed after the war. View more info

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Ground - Tierra

By: Araujo, Joaquin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Spain, Lunwerg Editores: 2008

Seller ID: 06248

ISBN: 8497857232

Condition: Fine


166 pages, lavishly illustrated with photographs celebrating the International Year of the Earth. Index of photos follows the text. View more info

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On the Plains

By: Brown, Peter; Introduction by Kathleen Norris

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 08983

ISBN: 039304730x

Condition: Near Fine


131 pages with many full-page color photographs from the Western Plains states of Montana, the Dakotas, Wyoming, Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, and New Mexico. From the publisher: "Peter Brown's photographs of the open spaces at America's heart reveal a complex landscape both beautiful and powerful, meditative and dynamic, vast yet intimate." Signed on the half-title page by the photographer, Peter Brown, to the previous owner: "To ___ / with best wishes / Peter Brown / December 1999" View more info

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Spirits and Ghosts: Journeys Through Mongolia

By: Calfee, Julia; Edited and with an Introduction by Antonin Kratochvil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Power House Books: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 06650

ISBN: 1576871673

Condition: Fine


165 pages of Julia Calfee's photographs documenting life and the changes in Mongolia since 1996. View more info

Image for Nikon F Nikkormat Handbook of Photography

Nikon F Nikkormat Handbook of Photography

By: Cooper, Joseph D. And Joseph C. Abbott

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Amphoto: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03796

Condition: Very Good


Light shelf wear to book. The dust jacket is chipped and rubbed and protected in a new Mylar cover now. Pages renumbered within each chapter. Altogether about 200-300 pages. Illustrated with numerous black and white photos and diagrams. View more info

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Steinbeck Country: The American Classic Edition

By: Crouch, Steve

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 06785

ISBN: 0932575994

Condition: Fine


192 pages, with Photographic Notes and Index. Lavishly illustrated with Crouch's photographs. A reissue of the 1973 original that became a classic. View more info

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Here is Home: Photographs from Northern Louisiana

By: Ellerbe, Jenny

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Scotia Waterous: 2008

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09808

ISBN: 0973932635

Condition: Fine


Gray cloth with black lettering and graphic. French fold dust jacket. Limited Edition 1655/2001. Beautifully photographed scenes from around Monroe Louisiana by Jenny Ellerbe, a pediatric intensive care nurse by training, who uses her obsession with photography to explore her complex relationship with Monroe, the place she calls home. 45 plates followed by an Afterword from Ellerbe. SIGNED on the title page: "To Michael / J Ellerbe" Large, 13 inches square. Will require extra postage for expedited or international delivery. View more info

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Feininger on Photography

By: Feininger, Andreas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ziff-Davis Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06215

Condition: Very Good


Lightly worn in a glassine wrapper that has pieces missing at the head of the spine and rear panel near the spine. Western scene (cowboy with branding iron) bookplate (no name) on front free endpaper. 409 pages with numerous photos and figures illustrating the technique and art of photography circa mid-twentieth century. View more info

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New Orleans and Her Jazz Funeral Marching Bands: A Ten Year Collection of Photography

By: Fontana, Luke

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Orleans, Self Published: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 08825

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing along the spine. Finger prints evident on parts of the covers. This unpaginated collection of black and white photographs is limited to 2,000 copies, this copy being number 634. Numbered and signed on a transparent limitation page by the photographer, Luke Fontana. About 50 pages. Includes a Bibliography. View more info

Nino Fidencio: A Heart Thrown Open

By: Gardner, Dore

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, Museum of New Mexico Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03748

ISBN: 089013233x

Condition: Fine


Photographic documentary about Mexican healer Jose Fidencio Sintora Constantino (1898-1938) from Nuevo Leon in northeastern Mexico and those who continue to pay homage to him more than 50 years after his death. Preparing medicines form herbs and plants, Nino Fidencio became a popular healer, and after curing visiting Mexican president Plutarco Elias Calles of a serious illness, he became his country's most celebrated curandero. Photographs and interviews by Dore Gardner, essay by folklore consultant Kay F. Turner, Ph.D. 135 pages, illustrated with 50 duotone photographs. View more info

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Bilder Fur Alle: Bremer Photographie IM 19. Jahrhundert

By: Goergens, Harald & Alfred Lohr

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bremer Landesmuseum Fur kunst- Und Kulturgeschichte (Focke-Museum): 1985

Seller ID: 02373

Condition: Near Fine


Light bubbling in a few spots of the front cover laminate, else Fine.116 pages, illustrated, indexed. Museum exhibit of historic photography, Germany. View more info

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Atchafalaya Autumn

By: Guirard, Greg

Price: $14.50

Publisher: St. Martinville, Louisiana, Greg Guirard: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 10707

ISBN: 0962477834

Condition: Near Fine


Black leatherette with gilt lettering in a price-clipped dust jacket with wear at the extremities and a short, closed tear on the rear panel, top-edge. Clean copy. 9.25 X 10.25 inches oblong. 104 pages with numerous color plates contributing to this photographic essay of the natural beauty of the Atchafalaya Basin in South Louisiana. Signed by the author/photographer, Greg Guirard. View more info

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Cowboys: The Pulitzer Prize Collection of Skeeter Hagler - Brochure

By: Hagler, Skeeter

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas,

Seller ID: 10660

Condition: Near Fine


Brochure for Skeeter Hagler's 1980 Pulitzer Prize winning collection of photographs documenting the cowboys at the Pitchfork 6666 and JA ranches in the Texas Panhandle. Twenty photographs in black and white and color comprise twelve-pages on thick, cardstock pages. The brochure was designed by Joe Ing & Friends, Inc. in Dallas, Texas. It was also produced and printed in Dallas. There is no date, but apparently pre-Internet as no web or email addresses are indicated. Quite possibly, this elegant brochure is from the 1980s as a promotional piece for the photographer and his Pulitzer Prize winni... View more info

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Hong Kong

By: Hidalgo, Francisco

Price: $75.00

Publisher: A.N. Iskaros: 1980

Edition: Gift Edition

Seller ID: 06382

Condition: Very Good


Light browning to edges of page block. Jacket slightly rubbed. Presented in special slipcase, and brochure laid in the book, with the compliments of the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation in commemoration of the opening in 1880 of their New York office. Preface by Michel Bagot, translated from the original French into English. Book design by Francisco Hidalgo. A collection of Francisco Hidalgo's photographs, which collectively convey the spirit of Hong Kong in 1980. Ninety-six color photographs, many full-page, with a black and white thumbnail index at the back of the book. No page num... View more info

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Mayas: Espacios de la Memoria (Maya: Spaces of Memory)

By: Hinojosa, Javier; Text by Roberto Garcia Moll, Cesar Moheno, and Leticia Staines Cicero

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Mexico, IBM, Lindero Ediciones, S.A. de C.V.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06865

ISBN: 9685343055

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing to the jacket's rear panel, else Fine. 153 pages with Bibliography and an illustrated catalog of Hinojosa's photographs that appear in the book. Text in Spanish. Seventy-three beautiful photographs from Javier Hinojosa document Mayan architecture and culture in this companion book to the photography exhibit of the same name. View more info

Image for Quarry: A Collection in Lieu of Memoirs of Lincoln Kirstein

Quarry: A Collection in Lieu of Memoirs of Lincoln Kirstein

By: Kirstein, Lincoln

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pasadena, California, Twelvetrees Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06651

ISBN: 0942642279

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket bumped at the top edge of the front panel, resulting in a two-inch tear and associated creasing. Some light wear also noted at the bottom edge of the rear panel. Protected now in a new Mylar archival cover. A collection of photographs of Lincoln Kirstein's art collection, with text from Kirstein. 105 pages plus Notes on the photographs. Also included is a check list of items featured in the book. View more info

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Journey to the Cape

By: Lampell, Millard and Sid Gross Man (Photographs)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10593

Condition: Very Good


One page removed. Minor toning at bottom edge of rear cover. Otherwise fine in a printed acetate wrapper.Unpaginated collection of Sid Grossman's photographs in color and black and white, published after his death. Accompanying poems/text by Millard Lampell. View more info

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Paris des Rues et des Chansons (Paris of the Streets and Songs)

By: Maltete, Rene

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions du Pont Royal (Del Duca-Laffont): 1961

Seller ID: 09462

Condition: Good


The corners and spine ends are worn. The spine is slightly cocked. The binding is tight and the book is clean and free of any marks or writing except for a gift inscription inside the front cover. 126 pages of illustrations and black and white photographs of Paris street scenes, with corresponding text (poem, song, prose, etc.) from 27 French artists, such as Charles Trenet, Robert Rocca, and Pierre-Jean Vaillard. Preface by Jacques Prevert. Foreword by Maurice Chevalier. Facsimile signatures of all the contributors are on the book's rear cover. French language text. View more info