by Walker Evans
Museum of Modern Art, Garden City, 1938. Very good, some foxing to several leaves affecting two illustrations. First Edition 8 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches, 195 pages, cloth, head of spine slightly frayed, slight wear on bottom corners, some discoloration on head and tail of spine, Dust Jacket (Some wear, creasing, soiling and minor foxing. Head and tail of spine and corners chipped.), With limitation page in rear only found in the first edition. Lacking the errata slip and orginal belly band.
This ground breaking monograph was published for the first exhibition of Evans' photographs at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. It still remains one of the most important photographic books of the 20th century. Essay by Lincoln Kirstein.
(Inventory #: PB43787)