Large format quarto bound in black cloth lettered in gold, in publisher’s black dust-jacket lettered in red and white. xi, 703 pages. Detailed information provided on nearly 6,000 exhibition quality prints and illustrated with almost 1,400 black and white reproductions. First edition. A major reference of photography in America from the earliest period to the present. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy in a nice dust-jacket with no chips or tears and only a touch or shelf-wear. A fine copy in a near fine dust-jacket. A massive tome, Priority and International orders will require additional postage, calculated as close to actual cost as possible.