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Image for Border Film Project  Photos by Migrants & Minutemen on the U.S.-Mexico Border

Border Film Project Photos by Migrants & Minutemen on the U.S.-Mexico Border

By: Adler, Rudy & Victoria Criado & Brett Huneycutt

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17451

ISBN: 0810993155

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Tan boards show light soiling, with a water stain present on the front bottom foredge (pages not affected). ; A bright, solid book. Interesting book design with round cutouts in front and back paper covered boards ; Colour Photographs; 8.60 X 6.50 X 0.80 inches; 176 pages; In 2007, the authors handed out 600 disposable cameras to two different groups, undocumented Mexican migrants crossing the deserts into the United States, and American Minutemen volunteers trying to stop them. An interesting photographic essay, with comments from the participants. We learn of the problems experienced by b... View more info

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Lancaster and the Lune Valley

By: Alston, Robert (compiler)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bath, UK, Chalford Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Edition

Seller ID: 7935

ISBN: 0752400150

Condition: New


This book with card covers shows only slight wear. ; Trade PB; The Old Photographs Series; B&W Photographs; 159 pages; This book is "compiled from personal photographs and a unique collection of photographic picture postcards .. portrayal of Lancaster and the Lune Valley in the first twenty-five years of this century .. fascinating and nostalgic insight into the life and changing landscape of the area." View more info

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World War I in Photographs

By: Andriessen, J. H. J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Netherlands, Rebo Publishers: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19087

ISBN: 9036618711

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Illustrated boards show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, liberally illustrated with B&W photos ; B&W Illustrations; 11.7 X 8.4 X 1.9 inches; 600 pages; "Text and period photographs trace the history of the First World War, from its causes and campaigns to its long-term implications, in a visual study of a defining event in modern history." View more info

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From Photography to Photonics; 50 Years of SPIE 1955-2005

By: Anon. & B&W and Color Photos

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bellingham, WA, SPIE Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10611

ISBN: 0819460451

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Only slight wear ; Glossy decorative boards; 230 pages; SPIE is 'The International Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers View more info

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This is Haida

By: Carter, Anthony

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Self Published: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18254

Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket


DJ shows shelf wear and scuffing with tears, light chipping, tears mid spine. Some sun fading of spine. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Only 2 titles showing on list on the front flap. ; Indian Heritage Series #2; Colour photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 139 pages; This self published volume is a photo essay honouring the native peoples of the Queen Charlotte Islands (now known as Haida Gwaii). Carter has provided the text and photographs View more info

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Somewhere Between

By: Carter, Anthony

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Self Published: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18255

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Price clipped DJ shows some shelf wear, short tears, light chipping & creasing. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Indian Heritage Series #1; Colour photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 81 pages; The list of books in the series shown facing title page contains seven titles so this is probably a later printing. This is a photo essay, honouring the native tribes that live along the coastal waterways of British Columbia. Carter has written the text and supplied the photos. The maps on the endpapers show the boundaries for a number of the tribes. View more info

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A Delicate Wilderness; The Photography of Elliott Barnes 1905-1913

By: Cavell (editor), Edward

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Banff, AB, Altitude Publishing/ Whyte Foundation: 1980

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17311

Condition: Very Good


Some fading and creasing of pictorial card cover, previous owner's name on title page. Middle page loose but present. ; A bright, solid book ; B&W Photographs; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Unpaginated pages; Barnes was an American photographer, transplanted to Alberta, Canada and lived from 1866-1938. He loved the outdoors and this showed in the magnificent Alberta landscapes. His association with Byron Harmon brought about an upgrade in the photographic equipment he used, improving the quality of his photos. View more info

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Faces of War The Untold Story of Edward Steichen's WWII Photographers

By: Faram, Mark

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Berkley Hardcover: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19147

ISBN: 0425221407

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ and boards show very light shelf wear, crease on front DJ flap.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Includes the DVD in pocket at back of book. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.2 X 7.7 X 1.0 inches; 256 pages; "The Aviation Photographic Unit was a military unit unlike any other in World War II. Founded and led by legendary photographer Edward Steichen, the photographers in this unit gave Americans on the home front memorable and dramatic images of the people fighting the Navy's battles in the Pacific theater. Beginning with just half a dozen intrepid shutterbugs and expanding t... View more info

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Canada, as seen by the camera of Yousuf Karsh and described in words by John Fisher

By: Fisher, John & Yousuf Karsh (photographer)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Toronto, Thomas Allen: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16119

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Light lean to book, dust jacket heavily chipped with short tears and creasing, showing wear and shelf soil. Beige cloth covered boards with red title on spine showing only light wear. ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar. ; B&W and Colour Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 165 pages; A travelogue by two men in love with their country. Yousuf Karsh 'He grew up during the Armenian Genocide where he wrote "I saw relatives massacred; my sister died of starvation as we were driven from village to village." At the age of 16, his parents sent Yousuf to live with his uncle George Na... View more info

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Jacqueline

By: Galella, Ron

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Sheed and Ward: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17141

ISBN: 0836205731

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Black cloth boards show light edge wear, front fore corners lightly bumped ; A tight, solid book.; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 200 pages; Ron Galella was the paparazzi photographer who became famous for his candid photographs of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, to the point where she took him to court on charges of harassment, which today would probably be filed as stalking. This book is Galella's version of events, with a large collection of his photos of Jackie and her family (several taken with telephoto lens). View more info

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John Fitzgerald Kennedy A Photographic Tribute

By: Harris, Bill

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Crescent: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17294

ISBN: 0517424517

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


DJ and boards show edge wear, DJ has short tears and light chipping. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 128 pages; A photographic record of JFK's Presidency, and his family. View more info

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A Soldiers View The Personal Photographs of Canadians at War 1939-1945

By: Heathcote, Blake

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Canada, Limited: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18364

ISBN: 0385660006

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Photographs; 9.10 X 7.10 X 0.90 inches; 324 pages; Heathcote traveled the country interviewing Canadian WWII veterans and with the photos he received from them he put together a memorial in pictures. In this book he honours all the branches of the Canadian armed forces who served in WWII. View more info

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Scenes of The Canadian Rockies

By: Johnson, Duncan

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Toronto, Photogelatine Engraving Co.: circa 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18588

Condition: Very Good


Beige card covers show light shelf wear. ; A tight solid book. Side stapled, colourized images throughout. ; Colour Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Unpaginated pages View more info

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Karsh Canadians

By: Karsh, Yousuf

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17428

ISBN: 0802023177

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Some edge wear to dust jacket, especially head of DJ spine ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. Silver cloth covered boards as new ; B&W Photographs; 1.1 x 12.1 x 9.9 Inches; 208 pages; Yousuf Karsh 'He grew up during the Armenian Genocide where he wrote "I saw relatives massacred; my sister died of starvation as we were driven from village to village." At the age of 16, his parents sent Yousuf to live with his uncle George Nakash, a photographer in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada. Karsh briefly attended school there and assisted in his uncle’s studio.' Coming from the terrors happening ... View more info

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Karsh Canadians

By: Karsh, Yousuf

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18402

ISBN: 0802023177

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Some edge wear to dust jacket. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. Silver cloth covered boards as new ; B&W Photographs; 1.1 x 12.1 x 9.9 Inches; 208 pages; Yousuf Karsh 'He grew up during the Armenian Genocide where he wrote "I saw relatives massacred; my sister died of starvation as we were driven from village to village." At the age of 16, his parents sent Yousuf to live with his uncle George Nakash, a photographer in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada. Karsh briefly attended school there and assisted in his uncle’s studio.' Coming from the terrors happening in Armenia, Canada must have... View more info

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Karsh Portraits

By: Karsh, Yousuf

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18907

ISBN: 0802022421

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows some shelf wear with short tears and light chipping. Gift notation on FFEP. ; A tight solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Laid in is a two page spread from the National Post promoting the book. Many full page photos of people of note from around the world - authors, politicians, authors etc. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 204 pages; 'He grew up during the Armenian Genocide of which he wrote "I saw relatives massacred; my sister died of starvation as we were driven from village to village." At the age of 16, his parents sent Yousuf to live with his uncle George Nakash, ... View more info

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The Nahanni Portfolio - Nahanni Portfolio Series Volume 2

By: Keough; Pat & Rosemarie Keough

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Stoddart / Nahanni Production: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17985

ISBN: 0773721673

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by All Authors; Light creasing and edgewear of dust jacket ; Inscribed by both Pat & Rosemarie Keough on title page. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book. ; Color Photographs; 180 pages; 119 full-colour images with commentary featuring the rich splendour of the Nahanni area of the Northwest Territories (Nunavut), the lanscape, flora and fauna. View more info

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Shadow Catcher The Life and Works of Edward S. Curtis

By: Lawlor, Laurie

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Douglas & McIntyre: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17926

ISBN: 1550542354

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ has 3/4" closed tear on back. ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 132 pages; "Many Native Americans photographed by Edward S. Curtis (1868–1952) called him Shadow Catcher. But the images he captured were far more powerful than mere shadows. When the twentieth century was just getting underway, Curtis began documenting North American Indian culture in words and photographs. Today, almost one hundred years later, his work still stands as the most extensive and informative collection of its kind. His photographs are mor... View more info

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Bridges of Light Otto Landauer of Leonard Frank Photos, 1945-1980

By: Leonoff, Cyril E. & Otto Landauer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Burnaby, BC, Talonbooks: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17077

ISBN: 0889223769

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light edge wear to DJ.; Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; 208 pages; A collection of photographs of mid-century Vancouver and some other areas of British Columbia, taken between 1945 and 1980. "Otto Landauer was a modest man. He was proud of Vancouver, felt strongly that his photographs recorded the continuum of the history of the city and he had an archivist’s determination that the photos he produced with such loving care, like those of his predecessor, Leonard Frank, should be preserved for posterity. But it never would have occurred to La... View more info

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THE LIVING ARCTIC

By: Muller, Fritz

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Methuen: 1981

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 410

ISBN: 0458950408

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dust jacket in Mylar. Light wear, extremities a little bumped. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 233 pages; Originally published in 1977 as 'Hoher norden' in Germany. A beautiful coffee table book loaded with information about the history, peoples, flora and fauna as well as the industry. View more info