UK & Portland: HSBC Holdings & Nazraeli Press, . 4to. Hardbound in textured silk-covered boards. First edition. Signed by Kenna. This book was privately commissioned and not commercially available. As new in publisher's cloth-covered slipcase with a photographic plate tipped to the front. Item #SKB-16125
Tokyo: Fiction, Inc., 1996. Hardbound in photo-illustrated boards and clear yellow acetate dust jacket. First edition. Photographs of edgy, pierced, gun-wielding, tattooed nudes from the NYC art and music scene. Published by a gallery as a way to get around the Japanese censors. Rubbing to edges of boards (as usual)... Item #SKB-16148
KEROUAC, Jack & FRANK, Robert & GINSBERG, Allen & CORSO, Gregory.
NY: Grove, . Softbound (no hardbound issued). First edition. An important copy signed on the half-title by the following people who appeared in or were involved with the production: Robert Frank, Alfred Leslie, Allen Ginsberg, Peter Orlovsky, David Amram, Larry Rivers, John Cohen (the still photographer for the film), and... Item #SKB-15199
Koln: Galerie Wilde, . 8vo. Hardbound in brown linen-covered boards. First edition. Edited by Thomas Walther. One of 1000 numbered copies signed by Kertesz. Published on the occasion of an exhibition at Galerie Wilde. As new. Item #SKB-16118
[Lausanne]: The Manchester Collection, . 4to. Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition, limited issue. One of 150 numbered copies signed by Kertesz. A festschrift for Kertesz with contributions by Cartier Bresson and many others. Fine in dust jacket with a minute blemish to bottom of front panel. Housed in publisher's... Item #SKB-16138
n.p.:n.p., . The photo shows the subjects nicely dressed in suits and dresses standing amidst the debris of a fallen building. The San Francisco Playhouse Group, an important fixture in the Bay Area avant-garde of the early sixties, included Bob Wrobel, Warner Jepson, Kermit Sheets, Helen Adam, James Broughton, Joel... Item #SKB-14974
KETCHUM, Robert Glenn.
[NY]: Aperture, . Oblong 4to. Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition. Preface by William Simon. Commentary by Barry Lopez. Splendid color photographs of Alaska, Canada, and Greenland. As new. Item #JB-12181
[Portland]: Nazraeli, . Folio. Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition. Limited to 100 signed numbered copies with an original 11" x 14" signed numbered print laid in. Originally issued as part of the set Six by Six: Set Six but here offered separately. As new. Item #JB-16400
NY: Distributed Art Publishers, . Folio. Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition. Signed on the title page by Klein in white ink making a nice contrast against the black stock. Fabulous photographs handsomely reproduced. Very fine. Item #SKB-14493
NY: Distributed Art Publishers, . Folio. Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition. Fabulous photographs handsomely reproduced. Very fine. Item #JB-14498
Canada: Privately published, ca. 2007. Square 8vo. Softbound. First edition. Illustrated with color photographs throughout. Fine. Item #SKB-15158
NY: St. Martin's, . 4to. Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition. Very fine. Item #SKB-14158
[NY]: Aperture, . 4to. Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition. Surreal, dynamic still lifes utilizing fish and fish body parts---must be seen to be appreciated. Narrative by Ryu Murakami. Essay by Toshiharu Ito. As new. Item #JB-12907
KRASS, Angela R. (ed.).
[NY]: Graphis, . 4to. Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition. A collection of work by 50 photographers, along with their artists' statements and interviews about their work. Fine in near fine dust jacket. Item #SKB-15928
Santa Fe: Arena, . 4to. Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition. Gritty, expressionistic portraits of actors, directors, and musicians. As new. Item #JB-11388
Tokyo: Dai San Shokan, 1980. 8vo. Softbound in illustrated wraps with French flaps. First edition. A nice collection of photos documenting Japanese biker gangs. Stunning and very inventive typography and graphic design that must be seen to be appreciated. Minor wear to spine extremities, else a bright, near fine copy. Scarce. Item #JB-14428
[Tucson]: Nazraeli, . 16mo. Hardbound, issued without dust jacket. First edition. Limited to 500 numbered copies signed by the photographer. Includes one original tipped-in print. As new. Item #JB-13907
NY: Simon & Schuster, 1996. Small folio. Hardbound in illustrated boards. First edition. Vivid, innovative celebrity portraits by LaChapelle. Very fine in publisher's pictorial box designed by Tadanori Yokoo. Item #SKB-12832
[Portland]: Nazraeli Press, . 16mo. Hardbound, issued without dust jacket. First edition. Limited to 500 numbered copies with an original print signed by Lake tipped-in. As new. Item #JB-14330
LE BLANC, Craig.
Canada: Harcourt House Arts Centre, 2005. Square 16mo. Pamphlet. First edition. Review copy with publisher's letter laid in. Illustrated with Le Blanc's sports-themed photographs. Published to coincide with an exhibition. Very fine. Item #SKB-15156
Vancouver: Presentation House Gallery, 2006. Softbound with fold-out covers. First edition. Exhibition catalog illustrated with photographs. Texts by Jeff Wall, Christopher Brayshaw, William Wood, and Peter Culley. Couple of minor handling impressions, else fine. Item #SKB-15106
Toronto: Privately published by the author, 1980. Oblong 4to. Pamphlet. First edition. Illustrated with photos accompanied by text. Corner crease to front cover and first couple of pages, else near fine. Item #SKB-15178
NY: Pantheon/Rolling Stone Press, . 4to. Hardbound in dust jacket. First edition of the author's first book. Fine. Item #JB-13284
SF: The Friends of Photography Ansel Adams Center, 1993. 4to. Softbound. First edition. Exhibition catalog with lots of color, soft-focus erotic photos and an essay by Andy Grundberg. Fine. Item #SKB-14458
Vienna: Galerie H.S. Steinek, 1993. 4to. Softbound. First edition. Exhibition catalog with color photos and English/German text. Barely perceptible touch of yellowing to page edges, else fine. Item #SKB-14456