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  1. In Boksburg.
    signed

    In Boksburg.

    First edition, first impression. Signed by the photographer on the title page. Learn More
    £650

    Date of Publication: 1982

    Published: Cape Town

    Stock Code: 112296

    Signed: Yes

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  2. Representative American Yachts.

    Representative American Yachts.

    A Collection of One Hundred Views. Photographed by … With Descriptive Sketches by George A. Stewart. [together with;] Representative American Yachts, 1893 Supplement. Photographed by … With Descriptive Sketches by William E. Robinson.
    First editions, extremely uncommon OCLC lists just six copies of the first, all in the United States, two copies of the 1893 supplement and a few copies of subsequent portmanteau editions. A superb collection of images of some the great yachts of a Golden Age of American boat-building. Missouri-born and Dartmouth College-educated, Peabody initially embarked on a career as an engineer, but after a year joined the studio of photographer Alexander Helser in Chicago, making photography his lifelong profession. Learn More
    £6,500

    Date of Publication: 1891

    Published: Boston

    Stock Code: 112236

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  3. Nothing Personal.
    £250

    Date of Publication: 1964

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 112198

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  4. Die Soldaten des F

    Die Soldaten des F

    First edition. Stereographically illustrated popular account of the invasion of Poland. A superb example retaining the flimsy, rather dull, and consequently rarely encountered jacket. Learn More
    £750

    Date of Publication: 1939

    Published: Munich

    Stock Code: 111904

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  5. Air of Glory.

    Air of Glory.

    A wartime scrapbook.
    First edition, first impression. Quite scarce in nice condition. Learn More
    £475

    Date of Publication: 1941

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 111742

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  6. Formes Nues.

    Formes Nues.

    Edited by Albert Mentzel and Albert Roux.
    First edition, first printing. The book features work by Pierre Boucher, Louis Caillaud, Andreas Feininger, John Havinden, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Man Ray, Emmanuel Sougez, and Maurice P. Verneuil, among others, and contains contributions from them in French, English and German. Learn More
    £1,500

    Date of Publication: 1935

    Published: Paris

    Stock Code: 111429

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  7. Sun Pictures of the Norfolk Broads.

    Sun Pictures of the Norfolk Broads.

    One hundred photographs from nature of the rivers and broads of Norfolk and Suffolk.
    First edition. Jennings, a photographer from Surrey, "was commissioned by the fledgling advertising department of the Great Eastern Railway Company to take pictures of the Norfolk Broads. The format he used was designed to fit the frames above the seats in the railway carriages, where they saw considerable exposure" (Goodrum, Norfolk Broads, ch. 4, online). Learn More
    £175

    Date of Publication: [1890]

    Published: Ashtead, Surrey

    Stock Code: 110944

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  8. image1

    Die Welt ist schön.

    First edition, first printing of one of the greatest and most influential photobooks of any era, with the scarce original card slipcase. Learn More
    £7,500

    Date of Publication: 1928

    Published: Munich

    Stock Code: 110930

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  9. Anonyme Skulpturen. Eine Typologie technischer Bauten.

    Anonyme Skulpturen. Eine Typologie technischer Bauten.

    First edition, first printing. Widely regarded as their magnum opus, the Bechers' first monograph of their photographs of industrial structures followed the catalogue of the same title which accompanied the 1969 exhibition at the Städtische Kunsthalle in Düsseldorf. Learn More
    £2,250

    Date of Publication: 1970

    Published: Dusseldorf

    Stock Code: 110929

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  10. In Flagrante.
    signed

    In Flagrante.

    With an essay by John Berger & Sylvia Grant.
    First edition, first impression, of the uncommon hardback issue. In Flagrante, Killip's "subjective book about my time in England" during its "de-industrialisation" (Killip's preface) is one of the greatest photobooks of the late 20th century, "a dark, pessimistic journey, perhaps even a secret odyssey, where rigorous documentary is suffused with a contemplative inwardness, a rare quality in modern photography" (Gerry Badger). Learn More
    £1,500

    Date of Publication: 1988

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 110928

    Signed: Yes

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  11. Zero Mostel Reads a Book.
    signed

    Zero Mostel Reads a Book.

    First edition, first printing, inscribed inscribed by Frank on the half-title: "Robert Frank. 1995, NYC." Frank, in this unusual and amusing photobook, captures the hilarity of Mostel's expressive high humour as he intones from a book in his living room. Learn More
    £975

    Date of Publication: 1963

    Published: [New York]

    Stock Code: 110623

    Signed: Yes

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  12. Praha panoramatick.

    Praha panoramatick.

    First edition, first printing. Sudek's most famous book, this volume collects 284 beautiful panoramic views of Prague. "No photographer, save possibly Atget, was so devoted to the task of portraying a city, and with such stunning results, as Sudek" (Sawyer, Creative Camera, No. 190, April 1980). Learn More
    £1,500

    Date of Publication: 1959

    Published: Prague

    Stock Code: 110178

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  13. Bailey's Democracy.
    signed

    Bailey's Democracy.

    Introduction by Desmond Morris.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £75

    Date of Publication: 2005

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 110171

    Signed: Yes

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  14. On the Mines.
    signed

    On the Mines.

    First and only Edition. Inscribed by the photographer on the half-title: "With fond thoughts of Daphne and gratitude for her talents!, David. April 1984", and signed by him and Nadine Mortimer on the title page. Learn More
    £875

    Date of Publication: 1973

    Published: Cape Town

    Stock Code: 110169

    Signed: Yes

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  15. TJ: Johannesburg Photographs 19482010; Double Negative. A Novel.
    signed

    TJ: Johannesburg Photographs 19482010; Double Negative. A Novel.

    First editions, first impressions. Signed by David Goldblatt and additionally inscribed by him on the title page of TJ: "For Daphne, greatly missed for her friendship and skills, with love, David". Laid in is a letter from the photographer to the recipient concerning the practicalities of acquiring a copy for him to sign. The title page of Double Negative is inscribed Ivan Vladislavic, "To Daphne, with my best wishes, Ivan Vladislavic, 06/11/2010". Learn More
    £425

    Date of Publication: 2010

    Published: Cape Town

    Stock Code: 110159

    Signed: Yes

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  16. Shooting Sex.

    Shooting Sex.

    The Definitive Guide to Undressing Beautiful Strangers.
    First edition, published in a limited edition of 3,000 copies for the UK market and 2,500 for Europe and the US. A candid autobiographical account of his experiences with his subjects, alongside his erotic photographs. Learn More
    £175

    Date of Publication: 2002

    Published: Zurich:

    Stock Code: 110148

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  17. The Transported of KwaNdebele.
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    The Transported of KwaNdebele.

    A South African Odyssey. Texts by Brenda Goldblatt and Phillip Van Niekerk.
    First edition, first printing, wrappered issue. Inscribed by the photographer on the first page: "For my friend Daphne Osborne with love, David Goldblatt. 6 September 1989". Learn More
    £275

    Date of Publication: 1989

    Published: New York [& Durham, NC]

    Stock Code: 110116

    Signed: Yes

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  18. William Egglestons Guide.

    William Egglestons Guide.

    Essay by John Szarkowski.
    First edition, first printing. Published in conjunction with Eggleston's landmark exhibition at the MoMA in 1976, the first solo exhibition of colour photography held at a major Western art institution. Learn More
    £500

    Date of Publication: 1976

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 110107

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  19. Recent Travels.

    Recent Travels.

    First edition, first impression. Commissioned by HSBC, it features images from Kenna's travels to Asia and Europe, as well as the US. Learn More
    £225

    Date of Publication: 2008

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 109957

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  20. In Bloksburg.
    signed

    In Bloksburg.

    First edition, signed limited issue. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page, "For Daphne - in gratitude, David. September 1982." Number 13 of 50 copies signed and numbered by the author on the half-title; it was issued simultaneously with the trade edition. Learn More
    £2,750

    Date of Publication: 1982

    Published: Cape Town

    Stock Code: 109922

    Signed: Yes

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