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1 Brettell, Richard, with Flukinger, Keeler, Kilgore Paper and Light : The Calotype in France and Great Britain, 1839-1870
Boston: David R. Godine; 1984 0879234857 / 9780879234850 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
216 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, orange-brown cloth, green endpapers, 216 glossy pages, bibliography, index, 140 calotypes listed and described, 155 duotone (b/w) plates, 8 plates in color. ; Amazing collection of calotypes (early photos) by photography pioneers of France and Great Britain. ; Authored by Richard Brettell, with essays by Roy Flukinger, Nancy Keeler, Sydney Mallett Kilgore. ; Small bookshop label (Museum of Fine Arts, Houston) on front endpaper, otherwise book is pristine, no marks or defects. Jacket shows only a touch of wear at crown. ; Laid in: large 15-page promotional booklet from same exhibition, 1982. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Photography's Beginnings :  A Visual History, Featuring the Collection of William B. Becker, Cameron, John B. and William B. Becker
2 Cameron, John B. and William B. Becker Photography's Beginnings : A Visual History, Featuring the Collection of William B. Becker
Albuquerque, N. M. : University of New Mexico Press; 1990 0826312497 / 9780826312495 Softcover Near Fine 
176 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Large oblong softcover, laid endpapers, 176 glossy pages, 193 early photos (ambrotype, Daguerreotype, silver print, albumen prints, cyanotype, etc) of 1840s-1910s, including 18 in full color. Many shown in their original frames and cases. Detailed captions in rear. ; Foreword by Joseph E. Champagne. Introduction by H. K. Henisch. Photos by R. H. Hensleigh. Copyright 1989. This is 1st softcover ediiton, 1990.; Entire textblock is slightly wavy. No other defects. A superb book. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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3 Engle, Morey, and Bernard Kelly Denver's Man with a Camera : The Photographs of Harry Rhoads
Evergreen, Colo: Cordillera Press; 1989 0917895304 / 9780917895302 Third Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Harry Rhoads 
239 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Dark gray cloth, metallic green lettering, blue endpapers, index, brief biography, about 300 high-quality b/w photos (with detailed captions) taken by Harry Mellon Rhoads, who was a Denver newspaper photographer for 69 years. ; Subjects are mostly people and public events, but many photos feature vintage cars, airplanes, architecture, disasters, etc. ; Small address label on front endpaper. Jacket has a small closed tear at heel. No other defects. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 Ewald, Wendy, with Adam D. Weinberg and Urs Stahel Secret Games : Collaborative Works with Children 1969-1999 (Signed)
Zurich, Switzerland: Scalo; 2000 3908247284 / 9783908247289 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
336 pages; 4to (11.75") 30 cm; Large heavy hardcover, red boards, chronology, bibliography, over 100 stunning artistic photos, most b/w, some sepia-toned, some in color, with captions and commentary. Half title warmly inscribed and dated November 2000 and SIGNED by Wendy Ewald. ; Author and photos by Wendy. Ewald. Foreword by Adam D. Weinberg and Urs Stahel. Exhibition guide and catalog. ; A touch of shelfwear only. Publisher postcard laid in, as issued. 
Price: 64.00 USD
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5 Mapplethorpe, Robert, and Bruce Chatwin Lady Lisa Lyon : By Robert Mapplethorpe (Mini Book0
Boston: Bulfinch Press/Little, Brown & Company; 1996 0821222775 / 9780821222775 Softcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Robert Mapplethorpe 
128 pages; 32mo (4.75") 12 cm; Mini book. Small softcover (4 x 4.75 inches) 102 x 121 mm, gray covers with b/w photos, 128 pages, about 120 full-page b/w photos. Text by Bruce Chatwin. ; Many nudes. ; No defects to book. Jacket has small pricesticker on rear. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Architecture Transformed :  A History of the Photography of Buildings from 1839 to the Present, Robinson, Cervin, and Joel Herschman
6 Robinson, Cervin, and Joel Herschman Architecture Transformed : A History of the Photography of Buildings from 1839 to the Present
Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press; 1987 0262181215 / 9780262181211 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
203 pages; 4to (11.5") 30 cm; Vary large oblong hardcover (13 x 11.5 inches) 33 x 29 cm, beautiful gray cloth, yellow lettering, pale yellow endpapers, [xiv] + 203 pages, index, bibliography, biographies of photographers, main text in 2 columns, 193 magnificent high-quality duotone (b/w) photos of architectural masterpieces, many full page, with captions. ; Co-published by Architectural League of New York. Photos from as early as 1839 depicting US and European innovations in architecture. A few photos show interiors or phases of construction. Detailed text. ; No defects to book or jacket. Scarce in this condition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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