New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1940. Hardcover. First Edition. First Printing. 127 pp. 4to. Black cloth boards with silver embossed titling to cover board and spine. Scuffing and wear overall, bumping to corners with losses to cloth, fraying to head and foot of spine, small loss at each, spotting to upper right corner of cover board. Interior clean with the a slight darkening to the pages due to the quality of the paper. Very Good.
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
Weston, Edward. Yosemite National Park, CA / Boston, MA: Virginia Adams / Houghton Mifflin Company, 1950. Comb Binding. First Edition. 79,  pp. Folio. Unpag. Cardboard covers with white plastic comb binding. Notorious for cover boards separating from spine, which this one has with the front and rear boards detached. Chipping and wear to both boards with losses at corners, creasing. Light foxing to first free endpaper, clean within. Illustrated with 30 plates of Weston's work in black & white. A very slight musty smell to the volume, photographs exquisite.
An important book in that it was Weston's last and includes the last photograph he ever took, #19, "Eroded Rocks, South Shore, 1948." Also significant in that it was published by Ansel Adams wife, Virginia.....