The Daybooks of Edward Weston: Volume I: Mexico and Volume II: California.

Newhall, Nancy (ed.)

Published by George Eastman House/Horizon Press, 1961
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Volume I. Mexico: xviii, 214 pp, b&w frontis of manuscript page, foreword by Beaumont Newhall, introduction by Nancy Newhall, Introductory Note by Edward Weston; b&w Plates 1-8; I. Fragments from Early Daybooks; II. Mexico, August 1923 - December, 1924; Plates 9-22; III. California, January, 1925 - August 1925; IV. Mexico, August, 1925 - November, 1926; Plates: 23-40; glossary of Mexican words and phrases, Edward Easton's technique, selected bibliography, index. The George Eastman House: First Edition, 1961. Volume II. California: xi, 290 pp, introduction by Nancy Newhall, Part I. Glendale, January 1927 - July 1928; Plates: I. Shells & Peppers, 1-8; Part II. San Francisco, August - December, 1928; Part III. Carmel, January, 1929 - December, 1934; Plates: II. Point Lobos, 9-16; III. Portraits & Machines, 17-28; IV. Landscapes & Nudes, 29-40; Part IV. Carmel, April 22, 1944; index. The Horizon Press in collaboration with The George Eastman House: First Edition, 1966. Faintly age-toned text block edges Vols. I & II. Lightly frayed bottom fore-edge tips and top edge spine with fading to top and bottom spine and bottom edge cloth Vol. II, else, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Brown cloth with black lettering to front board and spine. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory #

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This invaluable source has at its core the author's discovery of eight surviving original voyaging canoes of the nineteenth century. Based on unpublished record books and documents of French outfitters, traders, and travelers, as well as numerous other early documents, this history includes material never before published.
Providing detailed descriptions and illustrations of each element of these canoes, the book contains extensive chapters on the origins, manufacture, decoration, usage, sailing, portaging, repair, storage, equipment, and cargoes of voyaging canoes. For anyone interested in North American history, the fur trade, early military transport, and traditional Native American lifestyles, this is an essential resource.

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Title: The Daybooks of Edward Weston: Volume I: ...
Publisher: George Eastman House/Horizon Press
Publication Date: 1961
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good +
Edition: First Edition.

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Newhall, Nancy (ed.)
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Book Description Aperture, New York, 1973. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: N/A. Two volumes. Condition: VERY GOOD. viii, 214 pp., 32 plates; vi, 290 pp., 40 plates. Wrappers handled and worn, with a few small nicks edges, prices marked out at rear; wrappers and page edges sunned and a bit soiled; corners bumped. Vol. I has a small bit of sticker residue on front. [deV] Size: Wide 8vo. Seller Inventory # 282761

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