Category: Photography


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Image for San Francisco, The Exposition City, 1915.  [Cover title: San Francisco and Vicinity, When the Golden Gate is Golden. . .

San Francisco, The Exposition City, 1915. [Cover title: San Francisco and Vicinity, When the Golden Gate is Golden. . .

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Cardinell-Vincent Co., 1915

24 pp.; oblong 8vo (8" x 10"); illustrated blue wrappers with embossed printing in blue and gold; historical text on first illustrated page only followed by sepia toned gravure plates throughout; two maps. Faint ownership inscription on inside of back cover; very minor cover wear. View more info

Ansel Adams, Images 1923-1974. (Forward by Wallace Stegner)

By: Ansel Adams.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., New York Graphic Society, [1974]

Edition: First Printing

Oblong folio (13.75" x 17"); cloth; pastedowns & endpapers reproducing the photograph 'Clearing Storm'; 115 black & white extended range photolithographic reproductions. In slipcase with 6" crack along back bottom edge from corner, still holding firm. View more info

Image for Le Banquet. [DELUXE LIMITED EDITION].


By: Berquet, Gilles (photographer).

Price: $450.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Last Gasp, 2000

Edition: Deluxe Limited Edition

No. 13 of 50 deluxe copies, presented in slipcase, numbered and signed by the author and enriched with an original photographic image especially printed for this edition on vintage paper. 95 pp.; sq. 8vo; photo-illustrated paper over boards, in slipcase. Introduction by A. D. Coleman."A book by Berquet is always a banquet for the eyes. In this collection, he offers us more than 50 new erotic images that keep alive the transgressive humor of the Surrealists. S... View more info

Elysium, A Gathering of Souls. New Orleans Cemeteries.

By: Clark, Sandra Russell, photographer.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge and London, Louisiana State University Press, [1997]

Edition: First Printing, so stated

144 pp.; 4to; cloth; full page black & white photos throughout."A spellbinding photographic essay on New Orleans' signature cities of the dead." View more info

Julia Margaret Cameron, A Victorian Family Portrait.

By: Hill, Brian.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., St. Martin's Press, 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

203 pp.; 8vo; brown paper over boards, in white dust jacket with moderate soil; illustrated with contemporary paintings & photographs. View more info

Joel Peter Witkin, Forty Photographs (Signed by Witkin).


Price: $60.00

Publisher: San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1985

Exhibition Catalog, signed by Witkin in a broad hand under a portrait photograph of himself on the back cover. 47 pp., including biographical chronology; 4to; white wraps; full page black & white photographs throughout. Slight, shallow creasing to front cover at foredge.Think Bosch, Masks, Erotic Nightmare, Mythology that Messes with your Head now, and then. View more info

Image for Five Gravure Prints in Portfolio, taken from Karsh Portraits, printed by Roto/Sadag.

Five Gravure Prints in Portfolio, taken from Karsh Portraits, printed by Roto/Sadag.

By: Karsh, Yousuf.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N.Y. & toronto, University of Toronto Press, New York Graphic Soc., 1977

Images vary in exact size, approx. 11.5" x 9.5" each, including Norman Mailer, John Steinbeck, Edward Steichen, Igor Stravinsky, and Nikita Kruschev. Printed in Geneva by Roto/Sadag. Housed in original printed white portfolio; publishers printed biographical promo sheet and a signed cover letter on the letterhead of Ruggles de Latour, Inc. laid in. View more info



Price: $200.00

Publisher: N.Y., Clark, (1979)

Edition: 2nd Edition

(61) pp., 4to; black cloth in photo-pictorial black jacket with just a nick of wear near lower spine corner; black & white photographs throughout depicting a sort of recurring Tulsa hight school reunion of the class of 59' with an unflinching celebration or addiction and death. Originally published in paperback: New York: Lustrum Press, 1971. According to World Cat: 3,000 copies printed by Rapoport Press under the author's supervision, cloth-bound and issued in ... View more info

The Widening Stream Poems by richard Mack; Photographs by Wynn Bullock

By: Mack, Richard and Wynn Bullock.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: No Place, Peregrin Publications, [1965]

Edition: Limited Edition

Unpaginated [23]pp.; cloth-backed marbled boards with title label on front cover; square 4to; 13 full page photographs, black & white, two in color; facing text. Minor edge wear to boards; ownership label of [Jim] Robertson-Montgomery on rear endpaperFrom the library of Jim Robertson, Yolla Bolly Press, Covelo California. This a relic of his early working library during the 1960's with Bruce Montgomery and their printing & design firm, Robertson-Montgomery at 300... View more info

Children in the Big City. Photographs by Oscar van Alhen.

By: Morrien, Adriaan .

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Oldbourne, [1958]

Edition: First Edition

Unpaginated; 4to; cloth, in tattered dust jacket; black & white photographic plates throughout. Cloth a little rubbed & soiled. Ownership name on top edge of front pastedown [Elaine Mayes]. View more info

Image for Icicles, Waterfall - Mt. Whitney.  An Original Photograph.

Icicles, Waterfall - Mt. Whitney. An Original Photograph.

By: Mundy, Michael.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: San Francisco, 1985

Edition: Limited Edition

Single leaf printed on both sides & folded to 8" x 10" over the black & white print [4.75" x 6.75"], mounted on archival board with tissue guard; pencil signed by Mundy. Printed leaf includes title, passage from Whitman's, Leaves of Grass, colophon notes on the photograph and printing.Limited to 174 numbered and 26 lettered copies printed. This copy, numbered 5, from the first 130 copies presented by James Linden to members of the Colophon Club a... View more info

Passage: A Work Record.

By: Penn, Irving.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: N.Y., Knopf, 1991

Edition: First Edition

4to; cloth in dust jacket; as new in original shrinkwrap; 397 quadritone and 71 four-color plates; drawings by Iriving Penn. View more info

Heinrich Zille, Draughtsman and Photographer.

By: Ranke, Dr. Winfried, compiled & commentated by.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Goethe Institute, 1982

Exhibition Catalog. 23 pp.; 8vo; black wrappers; black & white photographic reproductions; biographical chronology. View more info

The Lord of the Isles.

By: Scott, Sir Walter.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Provost & Co., 1871

186 pp., (i)-(viii) ads; sq. 8vo; original gilt stamped red cloth; all edges gilt; nine mounted albumen photographs with tissue guards of scenes and landscapes, including one circular vignette on title page. Publisher's advertisemet in back names Russell Sedgfield, and Stephen Thompson as photographers for the nine images. Front joint cracked with wear to top of spine; modrate soil; front hinge cracked with rough & jagged repair still holding fairly firm. Moderate fox... View more info

AA, Ansel Adams, 1902 - 1984. A tribute by his Roxburghe Club friends. [cover title].

By: Waters, George.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: [San Francisco], [The Roxburghe Club], [1984]

2 sheets folded to 8.75" x 11.5" to form cover, 5 text pages printed double column, colophon; black & white photograph [7.5" x 9.5"], Golden Gate Headlands from Lincoln Park, San Francisco by Adams, ca. 1950, tipped in facing first page; b&w portrait photo [4" x 5"], of Adams tipped in on third page. Designed and printed by Adrian Wilson. Fultone reproductions by Gardner/Fulmer Lithograph. View more info