Facing The Light - Historic American Portrait Daguerreotypes An Exhibition At The National Portrait Gallery, September 22, 1978 - January 15, 1979

By: Pfister, Harold Francis

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This is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders. Please check; thanks.; Illustrated pale yellow d/jkt, unclipped; a little worn and marked; small losses at head and tail of spine. Dk grey boards, clean. B/w photos. An utterly compelling collection of historical American figures - many early Presidents, such as Jackson, Polk, Taylor, Pierce, van Buren; politicians such as Daniel Webster, John Calhoun and Jefferson Davis; soldiers like Winfield Scott; writers and poets like Emily Dickinson, Samuel Clemens; and many more persons of contemporary and historial note - quite wonderful! ; 4to (9" x 11"); 378 pages

Title: Facing The Light - Historic American Portrait Daguerreotypes An Exhibition At The National Portrait Gallery, September 22, 1978 - January 15, 1979

Author Name: Pfister, Harold Francis

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institution Press: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 12943

Keywords: photography american history,