This is a very scarce signed deluxe first edition of the critically acclaimed photobook In Boksburg published by The Gallery Press, Capetown in 1982. There were 50 signed, numbered leather bound copies of the book issued simultaneously with the trade edition this being number 19 of 50. The book was purchased directly from Thomas Alberts, the son of the publisher of The Gallery Press, Paul Alberts. A Letter of Provenance signed by Thomas Alberts concerning the limited deluxe edition will accompany the book. Containing 71 black and white photographs and measuring approximately 11.25 x 11.5 inches, the book is bound in rich brown leather with the titles and frontispiece stamped in gold gilt. The book has been signed and numbered (19 of 50) by David Goldblatt on the title page. The condition of the book is FINE with the leather boards being FINE- with very minimal surface wear. As mentioned previously, a Letter of Provenance will accompany the book. Cited in Parr and Badgers reference work on photobooks, The Photobook: A History. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: In Boksburg (Deluxe Signed First Edition)
Publisher: The Gallery Press
Publication Date: 1971
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
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