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Masterpieces of Medical Photography: Selections from the Burns Archive

Publisher: Pasadena, California: Twelvetrees Press, 1987
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 094264221X
Condition: Fine / Near Fine
Item #: 100911



First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine cloth, with dust jacket. Edited and with an introduction by Joel-Peter Witkin. Captions and Afterword by Stanley B. Burns, M.D. Unpaginated. 40 four-color plates on uncoated paper. 12-1/4 x 9-1/2 inches. This first edition was limited to 3000 hardbound copies. Out of print. Scarce.


Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket, with crinkling to rear cover of dust jacket (as is usual with this title) and slight sunning to the spine, else Fine.


Selection of photographs from the "Burns Archive," which contains over 700,000 vintage prints including the world's largest collection of early medical photographs.