The World's Best Photographs, Third Series, Odhams Press, 1947. 1st Edition. SOLD 09.07.2014.
Published by Odhams Press Limited, Long Acre, London, W.C.2. Dimensions : 251mm x 178mm x 16mm. Weight : 0.680kg net. Condition : Good.
The World's Best Photographs, Third Series (Post War), published by Odhams Press Limited, Long Acre, London, W.C.2. Printed by Odhams (Watford) Ltd., Watford, 1947. First Edition.
Dimensions : 251mm x 178mm x 16mm. Weight : 0.680kg net.
4to, 192 gloss medium duty numbered pages. Full plate sepia photographs with title.
Condition/Notes : Good. No DJ. The blue linen front board has light wear to edges, sunning and marking to face. Slightly concave. Back board similar with marking and sunning; W (Watford) stamp lower rh corner. Spine with wear top and tail sunning and black print. Blank e/p and p/d. pp with title; verso photograph of ship on the rocks. Title page follows with details. Introduction commences p5 with Royal Family by Cecil Beaton facing. A wonderful selection of photographs categorized into Action, Expression, Landscape, Children, Animals and Design and Pattern. This Third Series covers the post-war period but does include some photos from the war. Pages very good condition and plates very good. Binding quite tight. Dusting to edges. Please view the images below :
Please note the pink tone is not in the actual book plate.
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