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

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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Waiting for the Light Early Mountain Photography in British Columbia and Alberta, 1865-1939

By: Silversides, Brock

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Saskatoon, Fifth House Publishers: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16773

ISBN: 1895618665

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Top edge of boards are sun-faded, a little bumped base of spine. ; Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; 9.10 X 6.20 X 1.10 inches; 184 pages; An excellent collection of 19th and 20th century photography of British Columbia and Alberta. Includes many towns no longer in existence, as well as early photography of the provincial and national parks in the area. View more info