13" x 10". 256pp., with index. Blue cloth with gilt lettering, in dust wrapper. Near fine condition, in a near fine condition jacket. With numerous illustrations after Curtis photographs. This book is one of the best on the legendary photographer. Bookseller Inventory # 26168
Title: Edward S. Curtis. The Life and Times of a ...
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Publication Date: 1985
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Chronicle Books LLC. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear, and the pages have only minimal creases. Bookseller Inventory # G0877013462I3N00
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97808770134644.0
Book Description (San Francisco, CA): Chronicle Books, (1985). (1985)., 1985. Book Condition: Very good. - Quarto [approximately 13-1/4 inches high by 10-1/4 inches wide], dark blue cloth titled in gilt in a pictorial dust wrapper. There is some light rubbing to the top edge of the dust wrapper's front panel & the head of its spine is creased. xii & pages -256. Profuse full-page illustrations in black & white with black-and-white textual illustrations. There are a very few reproductions of hand-tinted photos. Also with a full-page portrait of the photographer. Near fine. First edition.With an appreciation by Beaumont Newhall and a foreword by Bill Holm. Bookseller Inventory # 35278
Book Description Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA, 1985. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Curtis, Edward S. (photos) (illustrator). 1st. 256pp.incl.index; HB dk.blue w/gilt; some rub w/edges sunned; clean,tight pgs. DJ blk.w/white-photocover; some rub w/corner-cut. " .a surprising and rich portrait of a heroic figure whose contributions to the history of the American West, photography, and ethnography are just now coming to light." over 200 photos. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 033812
Book Description Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 1985. Hard Cover. First Edition. First Edition, no additional printings; remainder copy, red dot on bottom edge; folio, navy cloth; vg- (rear board bowed with large water mark to bottom edge, moisture wrinkling to bottom edges from pp240 to rfep; spine ends bumped, gilt lettering on spine heavily rubbed, worn off in spots) in vg- dj (water stain on rear panel; wear and bumping to edges at spine ends and corners); 256pp. Bookseller Inventory # 16460
Book Description Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA, 1985. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Curtis, Edward S. (photos) (illustrator). 1st. 256pp.incl.index; HB dk.blue w/gilt; fine condition w/clean,tight pgs. DJ blk.w/white-photocover; slight rub. " .a surprising and rich portrait of a heroic figure whose contributions to the history of the American West, photography, and ethnography are just now coming to light." over 200 photos. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 029572
Book Description Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Photographs (illustrator). 1st Edition. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. NF/G, used, over sized HC, vii-xii, map, 256pp. Interior clean no marks, pages near bright, binding tight. Slight shelf rubbing to dj, small tear to top edge of the lower near spine, no chips. Bookseller Inventory # 018445
Book Description Chronicle Books, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition; First Printing. Book has very light edgewear, page edges very slightly toning; DJ is just starting to separate in a couple places along top edge, top corner of front flap is clipped but price of $45 remains, light shelfwear; DJ in protective Brodart cover; 256 pages. Bookseller Inventory # AM1130
Book Description Chronicle Books, California, 1985. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 256 pages. Brilliantly written with many examples of his great photography. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 029900
Book Description Chronicle Books, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Near Fine in Very Good Pictorial Dust Jacket with original price ($45). Curtis' monochromatic photographs/studies of North American Native Americans are iconic and legendary, but few know the history of the man who took the images. This book is the first comprehensive biography of the extraordinary man who helped shape the romantic view of The West and brought to life through the lens the glory of the American Indian. Contains over 200 duotone full-page plates, including unusual and previously unpublished hand-tinted, goldtone, platinum, silver and cyanotype photos. Foreword by Bill Holm. Appreciation by Beaumont Newhall. Notes, Bibliography, Index. Navy blue cloth with gilt titling on front and spine. Very mild sunning to edges and very light bump to front upper corner. Dust Jacket is rubbed, with light scuffing and edge wear, wear at top & tail of spine, 1" x 1" spot at rear top edge center where black laminate has peeled. Interior is clean, crisp, tight & bright, unmarked. 256 pp. Approx. 10.5" x 13.5". A very nice copy, an essential part of any complete photographic library, and an important resource for historians. Carefully shipped in secure parcel. This oversized tome will require extra shipping charges for delivery outside of the USA. Bookseller Inventory # 501162