NY: Duell Sloan & Pearce, 1947. Weston, Edward. First edition. 4to., 16 pp. text and 51 plates. Cloth-backed heavy beveled boards. This is a near fine copy in the original dust jacket that shows moderate wear at the corners and spine ends, with one short closed tear on the front panel. One of 1500 copies, INITIALED in ink by the photographer. Item #52044
Weston was seriously ill at this time. From his thousands of negatives he chose the fifty photos that he considered his best. It is difficult to argue with him.