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William Eggleston: Ancient and Modern

Publisher: New York: Random House, 1992
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 0679414649
Condition: Near Fine / Very Good
Item #: 111098



First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Yellow cloth-covered boards with title debossed on cover and stamped in red on spine; with photographically-illustrated dust jacket. Photographs by William Eggleston. Introduction by Mark Holborn. Includes a chronology and bibliography. 168 pp. with 130 four-color and 4 black-and-white plates. 10-1/4 x 11-1/4 inches. Published on the occasion of the 1992 exhibition "Ancient and Modern" at the Barbican Art Gallery, London. Out of print. Scarce.


Near Fine (binding loose, sunning to the endpapers), in Very Good dust jacket (price-clipped, pronounced scratch to rear panel and spine, wear to the extremities, and the dust jacket is folded off-center).


One of Eggleston's finest monographs, next to 'William Eggleston's Guide' and the recently published book 'Los Alamos.'