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BRANDT, Bill.

The English at Home.

Introduced by Raymond Mortimer.

London, B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1936 Stock Code: 123373
£2,000.00
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Notes

First edition, first impression, of the photographer's first book. "The book is notable for its pointed contrasts of upper- and working-class life, but also for Brandt's sheer relish for the mysteries and rituals of Englishness" (ODNB).

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Description

Quarto. Original glazed photographically illustrated boards, titles to front board and spine in red. With the glassine dust jacket.

Illustrations

63 full-page photographs by Brandt.

Condition

Minor rubbing to edges, dust jacket torn and chipped to edges, lacking about a third of the back panel.

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