Title: Elder Grace: The Nobility of Aging
Publisher: Bulfinch Pr
Publication Date: 2000
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Collectible: Like New
Dust Jacket Condition: Like New
Signed Like new hardback and jacket! Non-personalized inscription signed by author Higgins on front endpage. Also, Personalized inscription signed by author Higgins on half-title page. ("Jr" is smudged on this signature). Text is clean, unmarked, tight. (Shelf location: BH) All items carefully packed to avoid damage from moisture and rough handling. Tracking included. Bookseller Inventory # 033718
Synopsis: Through the lens of his camera, Chester Higgins Jr. looks at eighty thriving African American men and women who are aging with energy, wit, and grace. Alongside each portrait are comments express a collective wisdom about life and aging. The real-life inspiring models in Elder Grace are sure to bring comfort and inspiration to many.
About the Author:
Chester Higgins Jr. is the author of four books of photography. Mr. Higgins has been a staff photographer for the New York Times since 1975, and his work has appeared in Look, Life, Time, Newsweek, Fortune, Ebony, Essence, and Black Enterprise. His work was the topic of a PBS film and he is the recipient of grants from The Ford Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation, the ICP, and the NEA.
Maya Angelou is a poet, historian, author, actress, playwright, civil-rights activist, producer, and director. She has been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.
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