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Dorothea Lange's Ireland

Lange, Dorothea; Mullins, Gerry

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ISBN 10: 1880216353 / ISBN 13: 9781880216354
Published by Elliot & Clark, Washington, D.C., 1996
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Quarto in green and black pictorial boards in black and white pictorial dust jacket; b&w illus.;120 pp., 26 cm. In English. || Abstract: "Dorothea Lange's Ireland" showcases some of her finest work--as well as some of her least well-known. Accompanying the photographs are text by Gerry Mullins which describes Lange's motivation to go to Ireland, her travels there, and the subjects of her photographs, and an essay by Lange's son, Daniel Dixon, who traveled with her." || ** Inscribed by author Gerry Mullins on half title page. **. Fine copy in very good(+) to near fine(-) jacket; jacket is lightly edge worn which includes a small closed tear and chips at the head of spine; o/w DJ is clean and bright; boards are free of bumps; pages are clean and bright and free of creases; a gently used copy. First edition, first printing (full number line). Bookseller Inventory # 85530

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Title: Dorothea Lange's Ireland

Publisher: Elliot & Clark, Washington, D.C.

Publication Date: 1996

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near fine

Edition: 1st Edition

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A collection of the photographer's works captures the essence of Ireland

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As she demonstrated so indelibly in her photographs of Dust Bowl refugees, the great documentary photographer understood, above all else, the relationship between people and land. Inspired by a book analyzing the social and economic traditions of rural Ireland, Lange traveled to the country in 1954 with her son, writer Daniel Dixon, to record these soulful images of farmers, peasants and schoolchildren. Gerry Mullins' rediscovery of these photographs, most of them published here for the first time, is a major find; his and Dixon's appreciation set Lange's work in context without letting the words get in the way.

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