Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Conselho Nacional de Proteção aos Índios, Ministério da Agricultura, 1946-1953. Folios, 366 pp., 363 pp., G+; tan cloth boards, small black lettering to spines; rounding to spines, bumping/chipping to heads and tails, slight material loss to tails, corners bumped; age-toning and overall waving to text-blocks; age-toning to interiors, text/images affected yet legible/clear, numerous sepia photographs to interiors; VOL. 1 [DO NOROESTE E SUL DE MATO-GROSSO, English trans. "FROM THE CENTER TO THE NORTHWEST AND SOUTH OF MATO GROSSO; broken hinge to front board (front endpapers unaffected), split spine between title page and p. 1, back board shaken, binding intact though casing is fragile, inscribed by previous owner to ffep (dated "10-49")]; VOL. 2 [DAS CABECEIRAS DO RIO XINGU, RIOS ARAGUÁIA E OIAPÓQUE, English trans. "OF THE CABECEIRAS OF THE XINGU RIVER, ARAGUAIA RIVER, AND OIAPOQUE"; cracked spine between pp. 2-3, more leaves heavily age-toned than Vol. 1, boards shaken, binding sturdy, bumping to fore-edge of front board]; text in Portuguese; Rondon was a Brazilian military officer most known for his exploration of Mato Grosso and his efforts to assist indigenous Brazilians, being the first director of the country's Indian Protection Bureau and supported the creation of Xingu National Park; heavy set, please contact us for shipping costs; shelved Case 7.
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Paris: Editions Stromboli at Steidl, 1999. First edition. Quarto; unpaginated. Original boards with glassine wrapper, in slipcase. Cloth ribbon place-marker. Forty-six duotone nudes. Very Good; clean and tight; glassine intact; slipcase soiled, split at edges. Note: Oversized volume; will require extra shipping charges. Shelved in Case #11.
London: Gagosian Gallery, 2012. Large Quarto: VG/no-DJ paperback: Thin white spine with title in black text, other side of sleeve is black spine with white text: Sleeve covering book that slides on/off, clean with light shelfwear: Covers are clean with light shelfwear, fraying to upper corner, binding is unusual in that it is two separate volumes bound back to back that open opposite each other, binding solid and in good condition: Textblock is clean: Unpaginated. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Amsterdam: Fragment uitgeverij, 1993. folio in cloth with DJ. VG+/VG. DJ has some shelf and edge wear. Light scrapes on back DJ cover. Some crumpling to paper on ends of dj spine and DJ corners. Book is mostly composed of large black and white photos. Essays by Gerard van Westerloo and Cecile van der Harten. 142pp. Shelve Front Table. DJ spine is gray with black text.
New York: HarperCollins Publishers, Inc., 2000. First. Folio; VG/VG-; White spine with red text; DJ has generally rubbed exterior, dark smudges on top front; Boards are clean and strong; Textblock is slightly age toned, otherwise clean. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Munchen: Objektiv Verlag, 1986. First English language edition. Square quarto. Very good in good dust jacket. Purple spine with blue lettering. Translated to English from the German by P.J. Blumenthal. Slight rubbing to dust jacket panels. Covers, binding, book block edges, and pages all very good. 122pp.
Berlin: jovis Verlag GmbH, 2004. Large Octavo; unpaginated; VG; gray pictorial spine with red and black text; no dust jacket; cloth shows only slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; light toning to interior edges; frontispiece; tight binding; profusely illustrated; English and German text; inscribed by photographer;.
New York: Grossman Publishers, 1973. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black print; DJ has mild edgewear, peripheral tanning; Boards in green cloth with black print, slight bump to lower front corner, else clean and strong; Text block has pink marker on bottom edge, penciled name on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; 108 pages, illustrated (some color).
Frankfurt a/M: Umschau Verlag, 1977-1980. English edition. Octavo; vg+/wraps; saddle-stitched, black spine with white text on front panels; 27 issues, Group I, Year 26 [six issues, Dolf Reist; Josef Kaufmann; Iwago; Karin Szekessy; Odette Bretscher; Karl Wulfert; February-December 1977]; --Group II, Year 27 [six issues, Svenerik Lindman; Dieter Kopp; Erich Klemm; Werner David; Manfred Muller; Rolf Kunitsch; February-December 1978]; --Group III, Year 28 [eight issues, Heribert Dunzl; Fred Joch; Karin Szekessy; Michael Franke; William J. Weber; Rolf Kunitsch; Thomas Zimmermann; Heribert Dunzl; 1979]; ---Group IV, Year 29 [seven issues, 1-7; Dieter Blum; Tam Chzuk Kwong; Ludwig Schricker; Hugo Schottle; Ingo Hecker; Thomas Potzsch; Otto Pajarola; 1980]; else very good.
New York: Takarajima Books, 1995. Octavo (oblong); VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ has vendor label on rear, slight shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; 84 pages, all illustrations (b&w).
New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1993. Limited Edition, #67/199. Square Octavo, 87 pages; bound in black linen with silver lettering to spine, housed in a matching slipcase; This edition, signed by the photographer, with a signed original print, is limited to one hundred ad ninety-nine copies of which this is copy number 67.; This copy is inscribed on the title page as well as inscribed on the loose print; shelved case 11.
Munchen: Schirmer/Mosel, 1990. Small Oblong Quarto; pp 23; VG-/G; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows modest soiling to exterior; some toning toward exterior edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; tight binding; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean; German text;.
Toronto: Bata Shoe Museum Foundation, 2015. Tall Octavo; pp 84; VG-/paperback; white pictorial spine with black text; covers have only light wear to exterior; light soiling to exterior; faux flaps; intact panels; text block shows slight ivory tone to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Carmel Valley, California: VENTANA, 2006. First Edition. Quarto, with 125 photo plates; VG/VG; spine grey, white/black; ; the book has some bumping and shelfwear; Grey dust jacket is illustrated, protected in brodart; grey cloth boards clean; interior clean, pages crisp, binding tight; Signed by author on half-title page; shelved front table.
Russia: 1997. NF/NF/NF Folio in embossed cream cloth over boards, DJ photo illustrated with while text on teal spine, Slipcase also photo illustrated with white text on light gray spine. Negligible shelfwear; DJ a bit rubbed and turned along top edge and corners. Slipcase also a bit rubbed, a few small dents to the upper and lower edges. Interior pristine, binding solid. [--This is a cultural and pictorial biography of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous District, a.k.a. Ugra, known for mining and oil reserves--TEXT IN RUSSIAN--] Shelved Scenic Photography.
First. Oblong Quarto; G/No jacket; Photo album of 25 photos, taken of and by Dr. Thomas Simmons, consul general to India and Liberia during the 50s. Photos include pictures of Simmons and family in India and Liberia as well as photos of John Kenneth Galbraith, Liberian President William Tubman and Rabindranath Tagore. Some scuffing to the covers, wear along the spine. All photos appear undamaged. One of a kind view of life in India and Liberia during the 50s. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: Aperture Foundation, Inc., 2009. First Edition. Folio; VG/VG; blue pictorial spine with white and black text; dust jacket has mild shelf wear to exterior; cloth shows lightly sunned edges; clean, strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior page edges lightly toned; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Toronto: Lumiere Press, 1990. Limited Edition, #47/190. Octavo, 30 pages; VG; in publisher's binding, 1/4 bound in gray linen, gray paper boards, paper label with black lettering on spine; limitation number on the colophon, there are 26 lettered and 190 numbered copies; Illustrated with two original silver gelatin prints from the negatives; shelvd case 11.
Bydgoszcz: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland, 2012. Octavo: VG-/VG-: Black spine with no text: DJ has scuffs, some light shelfwear an dust staining: Boards are strong and clean, light dust staining, light shelfwear, slight bumping to head of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean: 119 pp.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., 1972. First Holt paperback edition. Large Octavo; pp 176; VG-/paperback; Ivory spine with black and gray text; covers have slight rubbing to exterior, slight soiling to spine and lightly to covers, minor wear to edges; text block has minor toning to exterior edges; interior clean; Arts - Sculpture;.
Greensburg, PA: McDonald/Sward Publishing Company, 1986. Small quarto; pp 231; Fair/paperback; black spine with white text; covers have rubbed edges; some scratches to exterior; chipped spine edges; text block shows some wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated with may photographs.
Leesburg, VA: Robert and Gwen Dobson, 1986. Small quarto; pp 279; G/no-DJ; red spine without text; gilt text and decorations to front; cloth shows light wear to exterior; minor edge wear; cocked spine; slightly warped boards; text block has light foxing to exterior; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean.
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1983. Quarto; VG/VG; hardcover; black spine with white text; dust jacket has considerable creases and smudges; boards are discolored to the edges due to exposure to the sun, boards also have minor perforations to the top right hand corner but are sturdy; pages are slightly discolored to the top and bottom margins otherwise text block is clean;140p.
Boston: David R. Godine, 1976. First edition. Oblong quarto. Good condition in good dust jacket. Yellow spine with black lettering. Sun-fading to dust jacket spine and about an inch of each panel near the spine. Front cover of book slightly bowed outward. Owner marking to front free end paper. 163pp.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1971. First American edition. Quarto; G+/G; bright blue spine with white and yellow text; dust jacket shows chipping to corners and spine edges, slight sunning to exterior, price clipped front flap; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges, clean and strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to edges, interior unmarked;.
New York: U.S. Camera, n.d. Quarto; pp 108; Fair/paperback; navy blue covers with yellow text to front; a collection of Official U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard photographs; covers have slight sunning to exterior; some scratches to exterior; chips to staples securing spine; small chips to rear edges; text block shows moderate wear to exterior edges; spine slightly loosed but still attached; chip to edges of last page; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. First edition. Quarto; First edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ has mild edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards in tan cloth, slight stain at spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xxxii, 372 pages, frontispiece, 308 plates (chiefly b&w).
California: University of California Press, 1995. Apparent first edition, unstated. Oblong quarto. VG with VG- dust jacket. Red spine with gold lettering. Some rubbing to the dust jacket panels. Covers, binding, book block edges, and pages generally very good. Photography by Tupper Ansel Blake. 202pp.
Schirmer/Mosel Verlag, 2000. First Edition Thus. Quarto, 463 pages; VG/VG; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; slight wear to head and tail of spine; small dog-ear to page 115; small mark to top edge of text block; with 2571 photographs, 375 in full color; shelved case 11.
New York: An Aperture Book/Horizon Press, 1969. First Edition. Quarto in light gray and white cloth boards, with green and photo-illustrated dust jacket, VG/VG-: minor shelfwear, light cocking to spine, light toning/transfer to endpapers and paste-downs; DJ price-clipped, 1.5" closed tear to rear of DJ and some concomitant creasing, smudge/spot of soiling to tail of DJ, light age-toning to DJ. DJ now protected by mylar sleeve. Binding strong and text clean. Filled with black-and-white photographs, all of which are clean. A first edition in very good condition. [DJ spine has white background and black text. Shelved in Photography].
Millerton, New York: Aperture, Inc., 1980. Limited Edition, #272/450. Quarto, 256 pages; VG; bound in publisher's green-gray cloth, spine sun-faded to gray with black and white lettering; housed in a VG- slipcase with sun-fading in rows; Lacking the gravure "Iris, 1928" signed by Mrs. Paul Strand; shelved front table.
Millerton, NY: Aperture, Inc., 1976. Small Quarto; pp 183; G/VG-; black spine with gilt text; dust jacket has only mild wear to exterior; cloth shows slight spotting toward exterior head and tail edges; strong boards; text block has very light wear to exterior edges; tight binding; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
Cranbrook, Michigan: Cranbrook Academy of Art/Museum, 1976. First Edition. square 8vo., 104 pages; VG-; spine white with black lettering; paperback, some mild shelfwearsmall staining along lower rear board, from spine to fore-edge, impacts tail of spine; INSCRIBED by Struss on half-title page, dated 1977; one of 2000 unnumbered copies; Catalogue published to accompany an exhibition held at the Cranbrook Academy of Art/Museum in 1976; shelved photography.
Prague: KANT, 2004. Oblong hardcover G+ Condition. Features panoramic photos of Northern Czechoslovakia. Text in Czech and English. Spine on this copy is cocked slightly, material missing along head edge (see photo for details). Grey paper covered boards sunned along top edge. Cloth covered boards with one small coffee colored stain, line indentation on board, and lightly rubbed. Spine is grey with black text. Shelve European Scenic Photography.
New York and Tokyo: John Weatherhill, Inc., 1973. First edition. Octavo; pp 167; VG/VG-; red spine with ivory and black text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, minor edge wear; cloth has very slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear; interior clean; inscribed by photographer;.