Classic Essays on Photography
Classic Essays on Photography

Classic Essays on Photography

PHOTOGRAPHY

314 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $18.95 (US $18.95) (CA $20.95)

Publication Date: December 1980

ISBN 9780918172082

Rights: WOR

Leete's Island Books (Dec 1980)

Price: $18.95
 
 

Overview

Containing 30 essays that embody the history of photography, this collection includes contributions from Niepce, Daguerre, Fox, Talbot, Poe, Emerson, Hine, Stieglitz, and Weston, among others.

Author Biography

Alan Trachtenberg is the Neil Gray, Jr. professor emeritus of English and American studies at Yale University and the author of several books, including Reading American Photographs: Images As History, Mathew Brady to Walker Evans and Shades of Hiawatha.