New York: Atheneum Publishers, (1964).
Avedon, Richard. First edition. Full page black-and-white photographs by Richard Avedon, designed by Marvin Israel. 1 vols. Folio. Inscribed. Publisher's white glazed boards stamped in silver and black. Light soiling to covers, rear joint cracked, spine darkened, in lightly soiled and worn slipcase. Item #310954
First edition of Avedon's second book, a broad photographic portrait of America in the late '50s and early '60s interspersed with an essay by James Baldwin on the brutalities and contradictions of American life.
Inscribed by Avedon on the verso of the front free endpaper, "For Dr. (Hyman) Wietzen, who helped to strengthen this book and its photographer — with gratitude — R. Avedon"
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