Face of an Island: Leigh Richmond Miner's Photographs of Saint Helena Island.

Dabbs. Edith M.

Published by Columbia, SC: R. L. Bryan Company, 1970, 1970
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Synopsis: Originally published in 1970 as part of South Carolina's tricentennial celebration, this is a collection of photographer Leigh Richmond Miner's large-format black-and-white images of life on a Carolina low-country barrier island. This pictorial chronicle of life among the post-Civil War freed black community in and around the Penn School on St. Helena Island was prepared under the direction of historian Edith M. Dabbs. Using the latest in high-quality digital duotone reproduction, this reprint edition exceeds the original in revealing the skill and sophistication of Miner's photographic abilities as well as providing a unique look at a truly exceptional aspect of American life.

About the Author: Edith M. Dabbs was a historian and native of South Carolina who had a lifetime interest in the island of St. Helena's. Leigh Richmond Miner was a Connecticut-born photographer and teacher at Hampton Institute.

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Title: Face of an Island: Leigh Richmond Miner's ...
Publisher: Columbia, SC: R. L. Bryan Company, 1970
Publication Date: 1970
Binding: Gray cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st

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Book Description R. L. Bryan Co, 1970. Hardcover. Condition: Collectible: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. First Edition. Hard cover true first edition. Please read entire description: This is the 1970 R.L. Bryan edition with the straw basket dust jacket, NOT the one in the Amazon photo. Gray cloth with title and motif in gilt. Unpaginated. Each of Miner's photographs is full page. End papers are a map of the island. The book is in fine condition: bright, tight, clean and unmarked. Hinges tight, corners very good. The jacket is in fair condition, edge chips, tape repaired inner flap, now protected in mylar. Jacket front still attractive. Overall grade of very good. Shelf B house. Seller Inventory # 1019171

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Book Description R. L. Bryan Company, Columbia, SC, 1970. Cloth. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. This is a fine, unmarked, as new, hardcover copy of the 1970 R. L. Bryan Tricentennial edition. Gray cloth binding, map endpapers in a mylar protected DJ that has two chips and several magic tape repairs. Still a nice DJ. Photo on request. Seller Inventory # 049435

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Book Description Grossman Publishers, New York, 1971. Hardcover. Gray cloth, gilt letters on spine, gilt decoration on front cover, tan & illus. paper dust jacket, maps on flyleaves, unpaginated, many BW illus.; weighs 4.5 lbs. Archival photographs of the people and environment of St. Helena's Island off the South Carolina coast, from photographic plates found in "the attic of an old workshop at Penn School." "These photographs were taken by Leigh Richmond Minor [sic] whose place in photographic history should be assured by the . publication of this book. These 'panes' help fill the gap in the photographically recorded history of the Negro in the years following his emancipation." (dj) Uncommon. G (A terrific book, slightly aged; dj is aged with slight soil marks, incl. a few stray coffee mug outlines on the front.). Seller Inventory # 146196

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