Brooklyn Gang.Twin Palms Publisher, Santa Fe , 1998 Stock Code: 128726
NotesFirst edition, first printing. Signed by the photographer on the title page. This is the first publication of the complete set of a series of photographs taken during the summer of 1959 by Magnum photographer Bruce Davidson. The photographs follow "The Jokers", one of the many youth gangs in Brooklyn at a time when there were "an estimated thousand gang members in New York City". The photographs are accompanied by a short text by the photographer and a longer interview with one of the former gang members.
Quarto. Original black cloth, titles to spine and front board yellow, green endpapers. With the photographic dust jacket.
With 71 black and white photographs.
A near-fine copy.
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