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The Valiant Knights of Daguerre: Selected Critical Essays on Photography and Profiles of Photographic Pioneers

Hartmann, Sadakichi and Lawton, Harry W. (Editor) and Knox, George (Editor)

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ISBN 10: 0520033566 / ISBN 13: 9780520033566
Published by University of California Press, 1978
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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364 p. Contains: Illustrations. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. Essays on photography and profiles of early pioneers of the photographic process. Many photographs throughout. Very good in very good dust jacket. Fading to dust jacket spine and light soiling. Signed with inscription by Editor Harry Lawton. First edition. First Edition. First Printing. Bookseller Inventory # Alibris.00010000790

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Title: The Valiant Knights of Daguerre: Selected ...

Publisher: University of California Press

Publication Date: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Gray cloth-covered boards with title debossed on cover and stamped in black on spine, with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Critical essays by Sadakichi Hartmann. Edited by Harry W. Lawton and George Knox, with the collaboration of Wistaria Hartmann Linton. Foreword by Thomas F. Barrow. Photographs by numerous artists, including Alfred Stieglitz, Frank Eugene, Clarence H. White, F. Holland Day, Gertrude Käsebier, Edward Steichen, Alvin Langdon Coburn, Edward S. Curtis, Arnold Genthe and numerous others. Includes profiles of photographic pioneers, bibliography compiled by Michael Elderman, notes to the text and an index of names. 382 pp., with numerous black and white illustrations. 11 x 9-1/4 inches.

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