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1 Barnbaum, Bruce Visual Symphony: A Photographic Study in Four Movements
New York: Vanderbilt Univ Dept of 1986-10-01 0912383321 / 9780912383323 Hardcover Collectible: Good Hardcover Signed by Photographer
FIRST EDITION, this is Number 16 of 130 special SIGNED copies with a limited edition, archival silverprint photograph entitled "Log Between Walls, Novato Canyon," 1984. Folio. 14 3/16 x 12 1/4 inches. (108) pp. Limitation page, half-title, 91 black-and-white photographic plates; text clean, unmarked. Full silver-stamped gray Cialux cloth; binding square and tight. Comes with matching slip case; the slip case is stained. "Log Between Walls, Novato Canyon" is present in its own paper folder, SIGNED and NUMBERED. SIGNED BY BARNBAUM on the limitation page AND INSCRIBED BY BARNBAUM on the limitation page. Good. A near fine copy of Visual Symphony, a fine copy of the signed print, in a spoiled slip case. Barnbaum's Visual Symphony contains a series of photographic images in the tradition of Ansel Adams. Barnbaum is equally adept at capturing the architectonics of the natural landscape and the architecture of man-made forms. Subjects include The Landscape; The Cathedrals of England; Urban Geometrics; and The Slit Canyons. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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2 Bruce Barnbaum (b. 1943). The Art of Photography: An Approach to Personal Expression.
Santa Barbara: Rocky Nook, 2010 1933952687 / 9781933952680 Paperback Collectible: Like New Paperback Signed by Author
LATER EDITION, newly revised, first published in 1994. Square 4to. 10 x 10 inches. xi, 351 pp. Illustrated throughout in color and black-and-white, diagrams, index; text clean, unmarked. Pictorial wrappers; binding square and tight. INSCRIBED by the author on the half-title. Fine. The most readable, understandable, and complete textbook on photography, this book has been completely updated to address digital issues. Bruce Barnbaum was the winner of the 1974 Ansel Adams Award for Conservation Photography, is recognized as one of the finest darkroom printers, and is a master of light and composition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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In All the World No Trip Like This: A Pictorial History of Catalina Island., Chris Ramsay.
3 Chris Ramsay. In All the World No Trip Like This: A Pictorial History of Catalina Island.
N.P.: n.p. Second Edition Paperback Used: Very Good Paperback 
Oblong 4to Pamphlet. 11 x 8 1/2 inches. Unpaginated. 93 black-and-white photographs; text clean, unmarked. Thick pamphlet, stapled, printed wrappers, bound with spine oriented to top edge; binding square and tight, corners bumped. Very Good. A photo essay on Catalina Island's history, compiled by Chris Ramsay. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Pilgrimage: Images from Manzanar., Christopher Landis.
4 Christopher Landis. Pilgrimage: Images from Manzanar.
Fullerton: The Lyceum Press, 1989 Used: Like New 
Brochure. 7 x 5 inches, folded. 7 x 15 inches, unfolded. 6 panels. Single sheet of paper, folded twice; text clean, unmarked. Fine. Prospectus for a limited edition photograph portfolio by Christopher Landis. The portfolio included original 4 x 6 silver prints, artist's essays, a camp map of Manzanar, and came in a basswood presentation book. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Born Free And Equal., Emily Medvec.
5 Emily Medvec. Born Free And Equal.
Washington, D.C.: The Echolight Corp., 1984 Paperback Used: Like New Paperback 
Pamphlet. 10 x 8 1/2 inches. 44 pp. Text clean, unmarked. Red wrappers, stapled, gilt-lettered covers; binding square and tight. Includes xerox of a newspaper clipping written by Medvec. SIGNED by author. Fine. Ansel Adams was a famous American photographer and environmentalist. In 1943 he photographed the Japanese being interned in Manzanar. In 1984, one of his students, Emily Medvec, curated an exhibit of these photographs. This is the exhibition catalog. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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San Diego Can't Believe It., Frederick Simpich (1878-1950), B. Anthony Stewart (1904-1977), photographs.
6 Frederick Simpich (1878-1950), B. Anthony Stewart (1904-1977), photographs. San Diego Can't Believe It.
Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1942 Paperback Used: Very Good Paperback 
In: The National Geographic Magazine, Vol. LXXXI, No. 1, January 1942. 8vo. 10 x 7 inches. pp. 45-80. 26 illustrations, 9 color photographs; text clean, unmarked. WITH: Santa Catalina ? 400 Years a Lure. pp. 81-88. 11 color photographs. Wrappers; binding square and tight, shelf wear and small tears on wrappers and spine. Very Good. This offerings is a complete issue of the January 1942 The National Geographic Magazine, with the two pieces listed above about California. The first article was written by Frederick Simpich, a writer who wrote more articles for National Geographic than anyone before or after him. It features photographs from B. Anthony Stewart, a National Geographic photographer whose work set the standard for the magazine. The second piece is an uncredited photo essay on Santa Catalina, with 11 natural color photographs. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Art of Adventure., Galen Rowell (1940-2002).
7 Galen Rowell (1940-2002). The Art of Adventure.
San Francisco: Collins Publishers, 1989 First Edition Hardcover Used: Like New Hardcover 
FIRST EDITION, first printing. Folio. 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches. 166 pp. Over 140 full-color photographs; text clean, unmarked. Blind-stamped full black cloth, decorative end-papers, pictorial dust jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight. SIGNED by Galen Rowell on the title page. Fine. Galen Rowell was a preeminent adventure-photographer. This collection of his work comes 50 years after he first began his career as a photographer. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Historical Album Lake Tahoe Region., Richard J. Bowe.
8 Richard J. Bowe. Historical Album Lake Tahoe Region.
1960 Paperback Used: Acceptable Paperback 
Oblong pamphlet. 5 7/16 x 8 1/2 inches. Unpaginated. [16] pp. Front cover printed in blue and black ink, black and white photo album with descriptions; markings in blue ink on pages 1 and 2. Self-wrappers; toning on front and rear covers. Good. Includes photographs of Lake Tahoe's early development in the late 19th century, with captions detailing the early history of Lake Tahoe and its pioneers. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Istanbul: Capital of Three Empires., İlhan Aksit
9 İlhan Aksit Istanbul: Capital of Three Empires.
lhan Aksit Publishing 2007 Hardcover New Like New Hardcover 
Brand new. Excellent! 
Price: 120.00 USD
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