First Edition of James Nachtwey's Inferno; Signed by Him
Nachtwey, James; Introduction by Luc Sante.
Item Number: 1451
New York: Phaidon Press, 1999.
First edition of the photojournalist’s second book. Thick folio, original black cloth. In fine condition. Signed by James Nachtwey. Illustrated throughout with 382 war-crime photos, Nachtwey calls himself an “antiwar photojournalist”, which this volume powerfully demonstrates.
American photojournalist James Nachtwey has won several awards, such as the Robert Capa Gold Medal four times since in 1983-1998, the 2002 Dan David Prize, and the 2006 Heinz Award. His work has also been adapted into a documentary War Photographer, which received an Academy Award. Inferno continues Nachtwey's poignant award-winning war photography.