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    A Photography Book that "has achieved cult status... few have attempted such a programmatic exploration of the psychology of emotion and the human psyche" (The Photobook)

    [Photography]. Dave Heath. A Dialogue with Solitude. A Community Press Publication, 1965. First edition of this ground-breaking photo essay book. Quarto. [100] pages. Publisher's full grey buckram, spine lettered in black, original dust jacket. Some wear and thumbsoiling to jacket, original price sticker from Doubleday (no price just a code) on rear jacket panel. Still, a very good copy. This book revolutionized the photo essay book, "into a personal and poetic dimension which was almost unique... and which has rarely been matched to this day" (Contemporary Photographers). Auer, p. 444. The Photobook, II, p. 104.

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    April, 2013
    10th Wednesday
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