Hardcover with dustjacket; 277 pages; many color and b&w photos. Signed and dated 2011 by author on title page. Jacket: very good : some vertical bubbling on the back. Book : very good plus : tail of spine slightly book, otherwise fine. Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 061157
Synopsis: Eight years in preparation, American Disguise is an overview on how early 20th century visual imagery was used for promotion and propaganda. American Disguise demonstrates how American media evolved figurative stereotypes and updated visual archetypes for sexism, racism, and nationalism. Useful in media, psychology, and popular culture studies. A treasury of information and images on the era 1910-1960. Beautifully printed in China, 2007. 459 images (322 in color and 137 in black and white) 183 images are pinhole photographs by Eric Renner with Polaroid 809.
About the Author: Eric Renner was the founder and Director of Pinhole Resource Inc, a non-profit photographic archive for pinhole photography. His photographs are in major collections including MOMA, George Eastman House and the National Gallery of Canada. He exhibits photographs, lectures, and teaches workshops internationally. He is the author of Pinhole Photography: Rediscovering a Historic Technique.
Title: American Disguise (SIGNED)
Publisher: Flying Monkey Press
Publication Date: 2007
Binding: Hard Cover with Dustjacket
Book Condition: Very Good+
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: First Edition.
Book Type: Book
Book Description Flying Monkey Press, NM, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: Very Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Fine. 1st Edition. This is a Very Fine copy of the first edition (1st printing) in a Very Fine dust jacket. It is Signed by the author on the title page : "To H and Alex, Love Eric 2007". There is also a note laid in Signed by the artist and dated 2007. The book demonstrates how American media evolved figurative stereotypes and updated visual archetypes of sexism, racism, and nationalism." Illustrated throughout in (primarily) full color and B&W illustrations. Includes Index. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 047365
Book Description Flying Monkey Press. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. 0979145309 Rare Book Signed by Eric Renner, Limited 1st Edition to 1500 copies, 2007 Book is in new condition. Customer service is our #1 priority. We sell great books at cheap prices. Seller Inventory # D1.DISGUISE.12.11.13