• The Lines of My Hands.

The Lines of My Hands.

Item Number: 263

New York: Lustrum Press, 1972.

First American edition. Folio, original black and white wrappers. Signed by Robert Frank on the title page. In near fine condition with some light wear to the extremities.

This candid book includes a number of images from Robert Frank's best-known work, Les Americains, a collection of documentary photographs of everyday American life during the 1950s, particularly among the Beats. Also contains photographs of Frank's family, and images made during his travels abroad in Peru, Spain, England, France. "The publication in Japan was confirmation that the stream-of-consciousness style was the prevailing mode in Japanese photography" (Parr & Badger).