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A SALUTE TO WESTERN AUSTRALIA
1 A SALUTE TO WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Perth, W.A., Australia Western Australian Newspapers Ltd. (in Association with The Weldon-Hardie Group) 1986 090969933x / 9780909699338 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good Folio 
280pp., small section of sepia historic photographic illustrations, plus stunning colour photographic illustrations throughout, including fold-outs. Book clean, square. Faux-leather spine firm. Gilt title to front panel of undamaged blue boards. Leaves clean. Illustrated, French-fold dustjacket mildly sunned on spine and a thin, short strip of upper front panel, minimally scuffed. "In this book a group of the world's leading photographers have together captured the spirit that is Western Australia, from the cosmopolitan lifestyle of Perth to the isolation of remote outback settlements. They have captured, too, the natural beauty of Western Australia, a beauty that emerges from the harshness of its ancient mountain ranges, the grandeur of its coastline and the softer contours of its farmland." Book weight approx. 2.2 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG.. Please email for quote. 
Price: 20.68 AUD
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THE ART OF PORTRAITS AND THE NUDE
2 THE ART OF PORTRAITS AND THE NUDE
Time-Life Books, in Association with Kodak 1984 Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
104pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Plain yellow boards very good. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly sunned on spine (title clearly legible) and a small strip at head, minor edge-creasing. A stand-alone title in the Kodak Encyclopaedia of Creative Photography. From the jacket flap: "In this volume you will learn how to choose background, poses, accessories and dress to suit your intended mood . . . how to relax your subject and achieve the desired expressions and gestures . . . use selective lighting, focusing, viewpoint and special effects to manipulate and control the various elements in a setting - and greatly extend your portraiture range . . . " Includes Index. Book weight approx. 660g. 
Price: 15.04 AUD
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3 THE INVISIBLE WORLD : Sights Too Fast, Too Slow, Too Far, Too Small for the Naked Eye to See
London Martin Secker & Warburg 1983 0436376814 / 9780436376818 First Thus Softcover Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
160pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, Spine firm, reading crease there-on. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed. "we are unaware of radiations beyond the spectrum of visible light, Yet today, through unusual photographic techniques and by means of precise modern cameras attached to microscopes, telescopes, strobe lights, radiation detectors and computers, our conception of the world is undergoing a radical transformation. This remarkable book is a celebration of the invisible universe now made available to us through these dramatic new processes . . . " Includes Introduction and Picture Credits, Book weight approx. 625g. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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PHOTOGRAPHIC MEMORIES OF DEVON & CORNWALL, (The Francis Frith Collection)
4 (The Francis Frith Collection) PHOTOGRAPHIC MEMORIES OF DEVON & CORNWALL
Wiltshire, England The Francis Frith Collection (Selectabook) 1996 1859370217 / 9781859370216 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
111pp.., plus Index. Sepia-toned photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Photographically-illustrated (Clovelly, Main Street, 1894) card wrapper negligibly scuffed. A stand-alone volume in the 'Photographic Memories Series'. "The images in this series have been selected only from the Frith archive, which is world renowned for the quality and clarity of its photographs . . . in this book, as we make circular tours of these two counties, you will find much of beauty and tranquillity . . . " Book weight approx. 460g. 
Price: 18.75 AUD
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THE DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY MANUAL : An Introduction to the Equipment and Creative Techniques of Digital Photography, Andrews, Philip
5 Andrews, Philip THE DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY MANUAL : An Introduction to the Equipment and Creative Techniques of Digital Photography
Seven Oaks 2004 1862001545 / 9781862001541 Reprint Softcover Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
192pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn and scuffed. " . . . explains the techniques of digital photography step-by-step - without swamping you in complicated jargon. All aspects of the medium are covered: setting up equipment, shooting great images, processing and manipulating them and printing the end result . . . " Includes Index. Book weight approx. 600g. 
Price: 20.68 AUD
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6 B.T.J.Glover and G.L.Wakefield PERFECT NEGATIVES
London Fountain Press 1947 7th Edition, 2nd Impression Original Cloth Hardcover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
110pp., paginated, 8 page b/w halftone plate section, plus intext line-drawings and graphs throughout. Book clean, square. Slightly shaken. Spots and mild dampstain on cloth. Leaves tanned, particularly endpapers and title-page, otherwise clean. No dustjacket. First published on 1923, this book has been completely rewritten. Intended primarily for beginners, however experienced photographers may derive some benefit . . . Contents, in 10 chapters, include: Prelims., Intro., Subjects, Printing papers, Properties of films and plates, Exposure, Development, Fixing-washing and drying negatives, Mechanical faults, After processes, Negative making under tropical conditions, Index. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 12.22 AUD
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7 Baddeley, H. HOW TO MAKE HOLIDAY FILMS
London Focal Press 1952 1st. U.K. Card Softcover Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
120pp. Intext, b/white illustrations. Spine firm. Small, original seller's stamp on ffep, minor stain on foredge of round-cornered text-block. Art-illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn and finger-marked on yellowing varnish. Contents include: First essentials, To script or not to script, Preparing for a holiday film, Camera technique, At the seaside, Touring holiday, Climbing-hiking and cycling, Holidays afloat, Documentaries, Completing at home. Book weight approx. 120gms. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 12.30 AUD
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8 Baliko, Bela PORTRAIT OF THE CANADIAN ROCKIES (Signed Copy)
Alberta, Canada Bela Baliko Photography 1994 0921146027 / 9780921146025 First Edition Oblong Hardback and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
80pp., book clean, tight and square. Signed, along with a number [194], by author/photographer on ffep. Also on same page is an inscription separate from author's. Leaves clean. Stunning colour plates [geography, flora and fauna, in and around the Canadian Rockies], on recto pages, with relevent text on adjacent verso. Pictorial loose-plastic protected dustjacket has minimal edgewear, else very good. Numerous hours hiking in difficult terrain with camera and tripod, have rewarded this professional photographer with the array of breathtaking photos depicted in this book.Book weight approx. 630g. 
Price: 16.92 AUD
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THE WORLD OF ISLAM, Belt, Don (Edited by)
9 Belt, Don (Edited by) THE WORLD OF ISLAM
Washington, D.C., U.S.A. National Geographic Society 2001 0792268946 / 9780792268949 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
285pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn and scuffed, with a small, faint stain to inside rear cover. "Islam's long, rich tradition and often far-flung and exotic locales have been explored in the pages of National Geographic magazine from the very first article on an Islamic subject in 1904 to the most recent in 2001. This extraordinary collection of the society's coverage has been selected by the magazine's Middle East specialist, Senior Editor Don Belt. With more than 150 illustrations, it presents a historical and geographical portrait of the Islamic world and a vivid glimpse of how it has appeared to Western eyes for almost a century . . . " Book weight approx. 805g. 
Price: 18.75 AUD
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VICTORIAN AND EDWARDIAN LONDON from Old Photographs, Betjeman, John (Introduction and Commentaries by)
10 Betjeman, John (Introduction and Commentaries by) VICTORIAN AND EDWARDIAN LONDON from Old Photographs
London B.T. Batsford 1969 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Good+ Good+ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Unpaginated (approx. 160 pages). B/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain brown boards undamaged. Previous owner's name to ffep., foxing to endpapers, mild tanning to textblock edges, else leaves clean. Number stamp to lower rear pastedown. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edge-rubbed, a couple of tiny nicks, foxing to reverse. " . . . illustrated entirely with contemporary photographs. The earliest pictures belong to the 'forties, when Fox Talbot's camera was just in time to record the old Hungerford Suspension Bridge and the erection of Nelson's Column. The latest show the London of seventy years further on, when the motor-car had begun to supplant the carriage, the Hansom and the horse-drawn bus. These photographs illustrate every aspect and district of London . . ." Book weight approx. 903g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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PROJECTIONS 8: Film-Makers on Film-Making, Boorman, John and Donohue, Walter
11 Boorman, John and Donohue, Walter PROJECTIONS 8: Film-Makers on Film-Making
London, U.K. Faber & Faber 1998 0571193552 / 9780571193554 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
x, + 406pp., b/white halftone illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Small, faint spot to foredge, otherwise leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated (Tony Leung and Leslie Cheung from War Kar-wai's 'Happy Together) card wrapper minimally edgeworn, scuffed and corner-creased. " . . . this issue of 'Projections' looks at the position of film criticism today . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Criticism: The Historical Context, The Critics, Critical Writings, The Diary, The Craft, The Legacy, In Memoriam, Acks., Book weight approx. 705g. 
Price: 15.98 AUD
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FRAGMENTS OF FEAR : An Illustrated History of British Horror Films, Boot, Andy
12 Boot, Andy FRAGMENTS OF FEAR : An Illustrated History of British Horror Films
London/San Francisco Creation Books 1999 1840680555 / 9781840680553 Updated and Revised Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
287pp., b/white halftone illustrations (from the Jack Hunter Collection), throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper nominally scuffed only. This illustrated history of the British Horror Movie " . . . examines a wide array of British horror films, and the stories behind them, from the early melodramas of Tod Slaughter right through to Hammer and their rivals Tigon and Amicus, plus mavericks like Michael Reeves, sex/horror director Peter Walker and more recent talents such as Clive Barker, director of 'Hellraiser'. Films featured range in scope from the sadism of 'Peeping Tom' to the mutant SF of 'A Clockwork Orange' . . . " Contents include: Intro., 17 chapters, Appendix: addenda, Filmography, Index. Book weight approx. 500g. 
Price: 24.44 AUD
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13 Bowler, Stanley BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO THE MINIATURE CAMERA
London Newnes 1962 First Edition Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] Very Good Good + 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
143pp., mostly b/w half-tones and line drawings throughout, but also includes 8 colour plates. Book is square and tight. Leaves clean except for 3 tiny spots on ffep and pastedown. Loose-plastic protected, colour illustrated dustjacket has remnants of old sticker on front flap, else minor edgewear and abrading. By an experienced writer on the subject, contents include: Choice of camera, Choice of subjects, Choice of film, Exposure and exposure meters, Film development, Printing and enlarging, Using flash, Artificial lighting, New fields, Glossary, Index, more. Book weight approx. 350g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 15.04 AUD
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THE ENGLAND OF HENRY TAUNT: Victorian Photographer. His Thames, His Oxford, His Home Counties and Travels, His Portraits, Times and Ephemera, Brown, Bryan (Edited by)
14 Brown, Bryan (Edited by) THE ENGLAND OF HENRY TAUNT: Victorian Photographer. His Thames, His Oxford, His Home Counties and Travels, His Portraits, Times and Ephemera
The Arts Book Society/Readers Union 1973 0710075421 / 9780710075420 First Thus Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
xviii, + (unpaginated) sepia plates, throughout (170 illustrations in total). Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Gilt title to front panel of brown cloth boards, which are lightly bumped on rear foredge corner. Leaves clean. Photographically-illustrated (Front: King's Weir on the Thames, 1865; Rear: Roadmenders replacing kidney stones outside Henry Taunt's shop in Broad Street, Oxford, 1881), loose-plastic protected dustjacket has a short, closed tear to head of spine, minor edgewear. "Henry Taunt was one of the great photographers of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries: a master of the camera and possessed of a profoundly creative sense of scene and composition . . . Sympathetically introduced and captioned by Bryan Brown, this collection of Taunt's finest work is a striking visual essay on the Victorian and Edwardian eras, a magnificent record of places and their past." Contents include: Preface, Introduction, The Thames, Oxford, Taunt's Home Counties, Taunt's Travels, Portraits, Victorian and Edwardian Life, Taunt's Ephemera, Afterword, Acks. & Pictorial Sources. Book weight approx. 865g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. 
Price: 18.75 AUD
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REALITY RECORDED: Early Documentary Photography, Buckland, Gail
15 Buckland, Gail REALITY RECORDED: Early Documentary Photography
Newton Abbot, Devon, U.K. David & Charles 1974 0715362178 / 9780715362174 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
128pp., b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout, including frontispiece: an amazing array of early photography. Book clean. Bright gilt title on slightly cocked spine. Boards lightly bumped. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn. A fascinating collection of some of the earliest photography, by some of the world's earliest photographers, using calotype and wetplate camera techniques. Contents include: Prelims., 6 chapters, Notes, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 940g. 
Price: 20.68 AUD
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16 C. Leslie Thomson HOW TO USE COLOUR FILM
London Focal Press 1950 First Edition Softcover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
136pp., intext, b/w illustrations throughout. Book square. Suppliers stamp on title-page, minor foxing specks on round-cornered block edges and lead pages, otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated card wrapper has small chips to head and heel of spine, else minor specks on yellowing varnish. Contents include: What is colour film? Varieties of film, Role of equipment, Problem of exposure, Light on colour, Shooting, How to handle colour, Editing-Titling-Fades and After-treatment, Projection and care of colour films, Faults and mishaps, Indexed glossary. Book weight approx. 160g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 12.22 AUD
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17 Chesney, D. Noreen and Chesney, Muriel O. RADIOGRAPHIC PHOTOGRAPHY
Oxford Blackwell Scientific Publications 1976 0632083700 / 9780632083701 3rd Edition, 3rd Impression Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xvii, + 487pp., 2 x 16 page, unpaginated, b/w half-tone plate sections. Intext b/w line drawings and graphs. Book clean, square. Scuff mark along top of front cover. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket very slightly edgeworn and sunned on spine, which has a small, light waterstain. 19 chapters, Appendices, Prelims., Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 1,002g. [1.02 KG.] * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 15.51 AUD
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JAZZ, Claxton, William
18 Claxton, William JAZZ
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Chronicle Books 1996 0811813517 / 9780811813518 First Thus Softcover with Fold-in Flaps Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
124pp., full-page b/white photographic illustrations throughout by William Claxton. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, soft crease to title page. Illustrated, flapped card wrapper nominally scuffed and edgeworn only. " . . . an exciting and original collection of over seventy duotone portraits of such jazz greats as Charlie Parker, Billy Holiday, Gerry Mulligan, Mahalia Jackson, Dave Brubeck, Chet Baker, Theolonius Monk, Art Pepper and Max Roach . . . By turns exuberent, joyful and contemplative, Claxton's keen, intuitive photographs capture the nuances of the intimacy between jazz musicians and their music. With a foreword by Leonard Feather and an afterword by Terry Southern, this seminal classic is a must for anyone who appreciates jazz and fine photography." Book weight approx. 740g. 
Price: 20.68 AUD
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MAKING BLACK HARVEST : Warfare, Film-Making and Living Dangerously in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea, Connolly, Bob
19 Connolly, Bob MAKING BLACK HARVEST : Warfare, Film-Making and Living Dangerously in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea
Sydney, N.S.W., Australia ABC Books 2005 0733315747 / 9780733315749 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xi, + 307pp., 2 x b/white maps, plus 2 x 8 page, colour and b/white, photographically-illustrated sections. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, slightly tanned on edges. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. Foreword by Helen Garner. "Some months after the death of his beloved wife and film-making partner, Robin Anderson, Bob Connolly read her diaries from the year they had spent filming a vicious tribal struggle in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea . . . Using Robin's diaries as his inspiration, augmented by 60 letters he wrote in the field, Connolly has written a narrative that not only sheds light on film-making, but honestly recounts the pair's moral dilemmas as they document the unfolding disaster that overwhelms the Ganiga tribespeople they live among. " Contents include: Foreword, Author's Note, Maps, Chapters 1-41, Postscript, Endnotes, Ganiga sub-clans, Glossary of Pidgin and Temboka. Book weight approx. 465g. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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CLOSE-UP PHOTOGRAPHY, Constant, Alan R.
20 Constant, Alan R. CLOSE-UP PHOTOGRAPHY
Massachusetts, U.S.A. Focal Press 2000 0240803809 / 9780240803807 First Edition, First Impression Softcover Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
x, + 136pp., b/white and colour photographic illustrations, and b/white diagrams, throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper has corner crease to rear panel, else very good. "Close-up photography is used in many different venues including nature, medical, advertising, instruction manuals, reference books, and of course by hobbyists and collectors . . . This book is the first to examine the techniques in an understandable and comprehensive manner." Contents include: Preface, 18 chapters over two 'parts', Glossary, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 530g. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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