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1 Hawaii Blossoms: Over 100 Full Color Pictures with Authentic Descriptions, Text and Color Photography
Hargreaves, Dorothy; Hargreaves, Bob Lahaina, Hawaii Ross-Hargreaves 1958 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Stapled wraps, 62 pages, First Printing; Color Photographs; Text is clean and free of internal markings with all pages securely attached; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; . (The blossoms of Hawaii were photographed here in their natural colors and natural setting, and published with authentic descriptions for the new comer (malihini) and the old timer (kamaaina) to enjoy. The flowers and flowering vines are arranged alphabetically, followed by the flowering trees in alphabetical order with reference to specific locations where the blooms can be found (at time of printing). 
Price: 6.01 USD

2 John Hedgecoe's Darkroom Techniques
Hedgecoe, John U.S.A. Fireside Books 1988 0671664425 / 9780671664428 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 191 pages; Color photographs; Black & white photographs and illustrations throughout; Textblock is tight with no internal markings and no names; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; . (For all photographers who process and print their own photographs, or would like to. Both a perfect introduction and an invaluable reference for this type of processing. It contains information on equipment, chemicals, and printing papers, plus more than 100 photographs and 200 step-by-step diagrams. Covers all the principal darkroom techniques, from elementary to advanced. With useful tips on troubleshooting, procedures, and on special techniques to create imaginative, experimental compositions. Individual chapters cover photograms, retouching, solarization, hand coloring, montage, airbrushing, strip-ins, masking, dye transfer, texturing, and much more. Useful note pages are included for recording details of exposure and filtration settings, and chemicals and materials used.) 
Price: 5.95 USD

3 The Photoguide to Mountains : For the Backpacker and Climber
Milner, Cyril Douglas U.S.A. Focal Press 1977 0240509692 / 9780240509693 Soft cover Near Fine Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
; Wraps; 184 pages with index; Color photographs; Black & white photographs; Line illustrations; Textblock is tight & clean with no underlining, no highlighting, no marginalia; Bright pictorial cover with no tears, no creasing to spine; Has minimal shelf & edge wear; Small crease to front panel, far right hand side; .....(This Photoguide tells you how, where and why. So where there are mountains, you can climb, walk or drive, taking your camera with you. Learn to use it to advantage in the hills, rocks and the mountains to get the pictures you really want.) 
Price: 6.22 USD

4 Photogrammetry
Moffitt, Francis H. U.S.A. International Textbook Company 1970 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 540 pages with index; Second edition; Black & white photographs and line drawings; Textblock is tight and bright save for some underlining in pen; Dark green cloth covered boards with a bright gold title to the front and to the spine; Dust-jacket is unfaded and has modest shelf and edge wear including rubbing, and small nicks/small pieces missing to edge and corners; We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (This second edition includes seventy-two new illustrations, photographs and diagrams, and an extensive bibliography. This text was intended for advanced undergraduate Civil Engineering and Forestry students. The author also recognized the importance of aerial photogrammetry as well as terrestrial photogrammetry, which was the pioneer in the field of map-making by photogrammetry. Because of the intense development of the art and science of aerial photogrammetry as applied to mapping, this book undertook to explain that phase first, placing the subject of terrestrial photogrammetry in the final chapter. Has 14 chapters.) 
Price: 6.34 USD

5 Portrait of Portland
Nicholas, Jonathan U.S.A. Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company 1991 1558680683 / 9781558680685 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall C. Bruce Forster (Photography by) 
; Wraps; 80 pages; Color photographs; Oversize book; Textblock is tight with no internal markings and no names; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; . (A refreshing book, embracing the spirit of Portland, Oregon, USA, as a city both intimate and international, as a place that takes seriously its notion of livability and works hard to make sure that it shows. Jonathan Nicholas, columnist for 'The Oregonian' writes here about his beloved city with beautiful photography depicting a place where people have taken pride in their city. And throughout the fabric of his story, he delicately weaves the vivid threads of the city's history.) 
Price: 5.95 USD

6 The San Francisco I Love
Peterson, Joyce; Amiel, Leon New York, New York Tudor Publishing Company 1970 0814804098 / 9780814804094 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Peter Fink (Photographer) 
; 129 pages, no edition indicated; Oversize-heavy book; Photographs, map; Introduction by Joseph L. Alioto (former Mayor of the City of San Francisco); Textblock is tight with no names, no marginalia; Clean cream cloth-covered boards, title in black on front board & spine; Bright pictorial dust-jacket with modest shelfwear including 1/3" close-tear top right of front panel, some nicks at tips/spine; We have placed the dust-jacket in a protective, removable, clear mylar cover; .....(In this lovely volume, famous photographer Peter Fink captured San Francisco in a portrait that stretches from the Golden Gate Bridge to the top of Telegraph Hill, embracing Pacific Heights mansions and Fisherman's Wharf, Market Street and Chinatown, the Presidio and North Beach, The Cannery and Ghirardelli Square. To this pictorial exploration is added an affectionate text and captions that add to the reader's enjoyment, which provides informative glimpses into San Francisco's history, and fascinating anecdotes about some of her famous eccentrics. Illustrated with 130 gravure photographs, 12 in full-color.) 
Price: 13.82 USD


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