Images 1923-1974. Photographs by Ansel Adams. Foreword by Wallace Stegner. First Edition. Large oblong folio. Slipcase. Hardbound with library protected dust jacket. Photo-illustrated front and rear pastedowns and endpapers. 115 extended range photolithographic reproductions. New York Graphic Society, Boston, 1974.
First Printing of a landmark book published in 1974 (and re-issued in 1981). This selection of Adams' finest works from 1923 to 1974 remains a classic. "These are without reservation among the best pictures ever taken of California natural wonders, from Yosemite through the Sierra Nevada down to the dramatic wave patterns of the San Mateo coast."--The Los Angeles Times.
Fine in Fine library protected dust jacket; slipcase is Very Good with a four inch break near upper edge, a loose corner near its crown with shelf wear and rubbing.