11 11x14" prints and 8 page booklet in 11 1/2 x 15" printed chemise with another print tipped on at front. The prints and booklet are fine, free from marks and wear; the chemise shows a little edge creasing along the spine, gentle rubbing at corners, a tiny tear at the upper rear, and a faint spot at the lower rear, otherwise clean and excellent. Size: Elephant Folio. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Harlan County Kentucky : A ...
Publisher: Privately Published
Publication Date: 1973
Binding: Loose Prints in Chemise
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description by the Author, N.p., 1975. First Edition. Photo-essay depicting the daily lives of miners and their families during the 1973 Harlan County Coal Strike. The accompanying booklet contains the transcript of an interview with Houston Elmore, head of the organizing drive for the UMWA during the Brookside and Highsplint strikes. Documentary photographer Robert Gumpert's first published project; he has since gained some renown as a documentarian of the American prison system. Portfolio containing eleven loose 14"x11" photomechanical plates after photographs by the author, with an accompanying pamphlet of text. Faint sticker-shadow to front cover of portfolio, else fine and complete as issued. Seller Inventory # 35328