1956, sixty years ago–a watershed year for Teds. In September that year the Bill Haley film Rock Around The Clock arrived in the UK. It was the year in which Teds became central to youth culture in the UK. Originally published in 1979 The Teds combines image and text to tell a fascinating story that spans some three decades.
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Chris Steele-Perkins is a member of the prestigious MAGNUM photo agency. His work has been published and exhibited world-wide and he has won several major awards, including the Tom Hopkinson Prize (1988), the Oscar Barnack Prize (1988) and the Robert Capa Gold Medal (1989).
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Book Description Travelling Light / Exit, London, 1987. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Good. Second Edition. Light general wear to covers. Spine not creased. Feint pencil impression to top corner of ffep and a minor mark to rear fep. Otherwise internally clean. Binding good. Unpaginated. Size: 205mm x 280mm. Bookseller Inventory # 017245
Book Description Travelling Light/Exit, London, 1979. Wrappers. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: None Issued. Steele-Perkins, Chris [photographs] (illustrator). First Edition. Paper covers show slight wear - a better than average copy of this scarce first printing of an instant classic photographic study. Bookseller Inventory # 23003
Book Description Travelling Light, London UK, 1987. Soft cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Steele-Perkins, Chris (illustrator). Second Edition. Unpaginated, (100+ pp), b&w photographic plates throughout. Book appears unread, contents pages in pristine condition, grey/black photographic cover has minor age-wear, some marks, slight discoloration around the edges, back bottom LH corner curled. Richard Smith's text and Steele-Perkins' pictures together contribute a fascinating picture of the social phenomenon/sub-culture that became known as the Teds, photos (mostly) from 'fifties London. Bookseller Inventory # 002097
Book Description Travelling Light, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. used with light shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # NU-0GMK-BWMW
Book Description Travelling Light, 1979. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Travelling Light, 1979. Softcover. First Edition. 20.5 x 28 cm. unpaginated. Photographs by Chris Steele-Perkin, text by Richard Smith. signed 'to Wolfgang' by Richard Smith, also signed 'and from me with grateful thanks for your work on 'Superman'' by writer Roy Kift who is given a special thanks in book acknowledgements. Condition: Very Good. Some sunning to spine and rubbing to wrap edges. interior is clean and crisp. Scarce first edition paperback. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1504625875787
Book Description Travelling Light/Exit, London, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: Fine. 2nd. Second edition with identical content and format to first edition. Not paginated (about 100 pp.), profusely ill. with b&w photos, oversize softcover. Fine copy with no flaws, no owner's marks, no tears, no creases. A stunning copy of this scarce book of excellent photos on the subject. The nicest copy we have seen. Bookseller Inventory # 780782