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    Edward Weston. The Daybooks of Edward Weston - Volume II - Signed by Ansel Adams and Others. [1961]. First edition. Inscribed by Nancy Newhall, editor of this book, to Weston's second wife and frequent model, Charis Wilson. Also signed by Ansel Adams and "Brett" (presumably Brett Weston, photographer son of Edward Weston and step-son of Charis). Volume II only. Very good.

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    New York: Horizon Press, [1961].

     

    First edition. Quarto. xi, 290 pages. With several of Weston's photographs. Index. Inscribed by Nancy Newhall, editor of this book and a noted photography critic, to Weston's second wife and frequent model, Charis Wilson ("For Charis - for whom Edward would doubtless have dedicated this volume"). Also signed by photographer Ansel Adams and "Brett" (presumably Brett Weston, photographer son of Edward Weston and step-son of Charis). Only the second volume of the two-volume set is offered here; this volume is the one that covers the period that Charis Wilson was part of Edward Weston's life.

     

    Publisher's brownish-orange cloth. Corners lightly bumped. Front board shows light offsetting from photograph on front panel of dust jacket. Very minimal wear to jacket. A very good copy of a wonderful association item.

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