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I Can Take it. The Autobiography of a Photographer
4.00
JACK CATO 1889-1971
F.R.P.S. 1916.

John Cyril Cato was born near Launceston, Tasmania and was inspired by the career of his cousin, John Watt Beattie,...more
Jan 1969
Oct 10, 2010
 
The Service of Clouds
3.60
There are not too many novels that I want to re-read and not too many novels that I have chanced upon about photographers. This one I have read time a...more
Jan 2009
Oct 07, 2010
 
Beryozka Dance Company  Russian Folk Dance Company under the direction of Nadezhdina
4.00
I loved this book the moment my grandmother gave it to me although for the wrong reasons. Wasn't it nearly every young girls' dream to be a ballerina....more
Jan 1968
Mar 21, 2011
 
Shades Of Light: Photography And Australia 1839 1988
3.33
Many early Australian photographers are forgotten or go unrecognized ~ Gael Newton's book is a good introduction. Shades of Light was published to cel...more
Jan 1988
Dec 18, 2010
 
Edie: Girl on Fire
4.18
Forgot we had this till it somehow ended up in my room last night. Wonderfully stunning collection of photographs of Edie. More a coffee table book -...more
Jul 19, 2011
Jul 19, 2011
 
Dreaming of East: Western Women and the Exotic Allure of the Orient
4.04
Like I said it's more of a coffee table book and a wee one at that. It gives an introduction to 19th C women who traveled through the "East" usually o...more
Jun 20, 2010
Jun 17, 2010
 
Vanishing Ireland: Further Chronicles of a Disappearing World
4.40
VANISHING IRELAND - THIRD VOLUME NEARING COMPLETION

Apparently work is nearing completion on a third volume of the highly acclaimed 'Vanishing Ireland'...more
not set
Apr 16, 2011
 
Diane Arbus: A Biography
3.99
A lot of Arbus's life in this that was new to me. It seemed though to be rather weighty at the beginning about her younger life in terms of facts and...more
Jul 04, 2010
Jun 08, 2010
 
The Dark Room
3.65
there is a good review here;
http://spikemagazine.com/1002seiffert...

oops bought this today vintage international edition 2001 29/11/2013 but already h...more
Jan 25, 2008
Jan 21, 2008
 
City of Shadows: Sydney Police Photographs 1912-1948
4.87
* 30/12/2010 as an aside, anyone catch the new tv advertisement for "Underbelly" on Channel 9 tonight. The photograph on the cover of this book was sp...more
not set
Mar 26, 2010
 
The Mathematics Of Love
3.05
Going by other GR responses this seems to be either a love it or hate it book. I gave it four stars overall but there was one supernatural element tha...more
May 19, 2011
May 16, 2011
 
Private Pictures
3.00
These Ninety pages contain some of the most revealing snaps taken during the seventies. We can identify Jackie Kennedy, Aristotle Onassis, Eliot Trude...more
Jan 1987
Mar 11, 2011
 
The Love of Horses
3.78
Dramatic photographs of rodeo, show jumping and racing, rare and beautiful pictures of little known breeds from Russia, Eastern Europe and Southern Am...more
Jan 1973
Apr 11, 2011
 
Hard Copy
3.00
This was a quick and easy read. Not great literature but the setting reminded me of my old days working for a national newspaper - fairly true to life...more
Aug 10, 2013
Oct 29, 2012
 
Highways to a War
4.22
Forgotten I had read this one. Excellent. Mine has a different cover. It was this book that led me to Koch's writing. His epic "Out of Ireland" is ter...more
Jan 2009
Jun 11, 2011
 
Ferris Wheels
3.25
More a children's coffee table type book - not a lot of text. I bought it for the photography. I have a thing for ferris wheels. Good notes on the sou...more
Jan 1985
Oct 23, 2010
 
Voodoo: Africa's Secret Power
3.86
The documentary photography is amazing and overall is a good starting point for those interested in the Yoruba. The book unfortunately lacks a decent...more
Jan 1986
Mar 11, 2011
 
Rebel Youth: Karlheinz Weinberger
4.16
Fabulous photos of the 60's era. Great introduction by John Waters. I saw this in the bookstore of the NSW State Library on my training day there a sh...more
Mar 2011
May 16, 2011
 
Two Women Look West Notecard Collection
0.00
Toni Frisell was mentioned in To War with Whitaker
By Hermoine Ranfurly. They met during WW2.
not set
Apr 23, 2013
 
Toni Frissell: Photographs 1933 - 1967
4.00
Toni Frisell was mentioned in To War with Whitaker
By Hermoine Ranfurly. They met during WW2.
not set
Apr 23, 2013
 
The King Ranch, 1939 1944: A Photographic Essay
5.00
Toni Frisell was mentioned in To War with Whitaker
By Hermoine Ranfurly. They met during WW2.
not set
Apr 23, 2013
 
Fotografi Di Moda: Diane Arbus, Oliviero Toscani, Herb Ritts, Gordon Parks, Floria Sigismondi, Herbert List, Toni Frissell, David LaChape
0.00
Toni Frisell was mentioned in To War with Whitaker
By Hermoine Ranfurly. They met during WW2.
not set
Apr 23, 2013
 
Life on the King Ranch
3.33
Toni Frisell was mentioned in To War with Whitaker
By Hermoine Ranfurly. They met during WW2.
not set
Apr 23, 2013
 
RePublica. Issue 3. Scarred for Life.
0.00
(one of 24 books found today at 2nd hand shop...24 for $10!)
not set
Sep 27, 2010
 
Outlaw Animation: Cutting-Edge Cartoons from the Spike & Mike Festivals
3.89
looks sweet enough for my wishlist.
not set
Aug 07, 2010
 
The Mosquito Syndrome
4.00
kindle cloud
not set
Sep 20, 2013
 
Dark Odyssey
4.25
want badly!
not set
Dec 29, 2011
 
Sisters
4.18
Soft focus images
Jan 1978
Jun 20, 2010
 
South with Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition 1914-1917
4.36
While I loved the book and gave it 4 stars. Have just recently found out about the supposed "fake" shots Frank Hurley made with composite photographs....more
Jan 2006
Mar 26, 2010
 
One Crowded Hour
4.27
wow finally got hold of this- been on my wishlist forever. $1. Mine has a different cover - A&R ed 1994.
May 27, 2011
Apr 05, 2011
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