First Edition of David Goldblatt: Intersections; Signed by the Photographer
David Goldblatt: Intersections.
Item Number: 533
Prestel Publishing, 2005.
First edition. Oblong quarto, original boards. Signed by Goldblatt on the title page. Fine in a fine jacket. Uncommon signed.
South African photographer David Goldblatt has been recurrently made a fellow at universities such as Harvard and has received repeated titles as Honorary Doctor in Fine Arts and Literature. Most recently, he has been awarded the 2009 HCB Award and the 2010 Lucie Award. These are images of a white middle-class suburb of Johannesburg under apartheid, "are indispensable first-hand records of an important place and time, buoyed by persistent grace" (New York Times).
Other Books by this Author
Capetown: The Gallery Press, 1982.
First edition of the photographer’s third book. Large square quarto, original cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by David Goldblatt opposite the title page. Parr & Badger; Photobook II.
New York: Monacelli Press, 1998.
First edition of this photographic record of a range of structures built during the Era of `Baasskap’ (1652-1990) which gave expression to the forces shaping South African society. Introductory text by the David Goldblatt. Large square quarto. Original boards. Signed by David Goldblatt. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Johannesburg: Goodman Gallery Editions, 2003.
First edition one of only 500 copies, with 27 black-and-white photographic plates Large sqare quarto. Signed by the photographer, David Goldblatt. In fine condition, with the original wrapping.
"I was born and grew up in Randfontein, a gold-mining town 40 kilometres west of Johannesburg": First Edition of Some Afrikaners Photographed; Signed by David Goldblatt
South Africa: Murray Crawford, 1975.
First edition of the photographer’s second book. Limited to one thousand copies, of which this is number 437, signed by the photographer. An excellent copy in a dust jacket that shows very light wear. A very sharp example of this rare book, the nicest we have seen.
Cape Town: Struik, 1981.
First edition. Original beige cloth. Signed by the photographer, David Goldblatt. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
First American Edition of Lifetimes Under Apartheid; Signed by Photographer David Goldblatt and Nobel Prize-winning Author Nadine Gordimer
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1986.
First American edition of the photographer’s second collaboration with novelist Nadine Gordimer. Quarto, original cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by both David Goldblatt and Nadine Gordimer on the title page.
First Edition of On the Mines; Signed by Photographer David Goldblatt and Nobel Prize-Winning-Author Nadine Gordimer
Capetown: Struik Press.
First edition of the photographer’s first book. Quarto, original cloth. Signed by both David Goldblatt and Nadine Gordimer, who contributed the essay to this volume. Near fine in a very good dust jacket with some of the usual rubbing to the extremities.
FIRST BRITISH EDITION OF LIFETIMES UNDER APARTHEID; SIGNED BY PHOTOGRAPHER DAVID GOLDBLATT AND NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR NADINE GORDIMER
London: Jonathan Cape, 1986.
First British edition of the photographer’s second collaboration with novelist Nadine Gordimer. Quarto, original cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Signed by both David Goldblatt and Nadine Gordimer on the title page.
"The answer must be, I think, that beauty and grace are performed whether or not we will or sense them. The least we can do is try to be there": First Edition of the The Pilgrim of Tinker Creek; Signed by Annie Dillard
New York: Harper's Magazine Press, 1974.
First edition with all points present of the author’s Pulitzer Prize-winning work. Octavo, original brown cloth with gilt letters to the spine. Signed by the author on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows light shelf wear. A very sharp copy.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989.
First edition of this classic volume on investing; one of the all-time best-selling books in the field. Octavo, original half cloth. Pages tanned, fine in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by Peter Lynch on the title page.
New York: Wiley, 2004.
First Illustrated edition. Quarto, original boards. Inscribed by William J. O’Neil, who contributed the foreword to this volume. Lightly bumped, near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
First Edition of The New Economics: Keynes' Influence on Theory and Public Policy; Signed by Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Paul Samuelson
London: Dobson, 1947.
First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth. Very good in a very good dust jacket. Signed by economist Paul Samuelson, who contributed an essay to this volume, entitled “General Theory.” Other contributors include John Maynard Keynes, Wassily Leontief, Lloyd Metzler, Joseph Schumpeter and James Tobin. A very nice volume dedicated to the work and influence of Lord Keynes.