Portrait of Myself

By: Bourke-White, Margaret

Price: $54.00

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Book Condition: Very good


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 384. Gray marbled boards with black quarter cloth and white spine text, Gray speckled endpapers. Signed by author on front free endpaper. "With the compliments of the author" publisher's card laid-in. Illustrated throughout with the author's black and white photography as well as numerous candid photos of her. Light edge wear and damp staining to top corner of text block, not effecting text or photos. Jacket, with $5.95 price, shows significant chipping including the top of spine, thus missing part of the title. The life story of the groundbreaking photographer who "was the first to write social criticism with a lens, ... the most distinguished and venturesome foreign correspondent-with-a-camera to report wars, politics and social and political revolution on three continents." (jacket copy) Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: Portrait of Myself

Author Name: Bourke-White, Margaret

Categories: Biography & Memoir,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very good

Jacket Condition: Good

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 28076