more 2nd Hand photo books

more second hand books

are photo book titles that have already passed through different hands and may have various signs of use (damaged or missing dust jacket, entries or other damage). Here, these are returned to the market at a discount, as they are quite still usable, for example, for study.


'Die Amerikaner' is the German edition of this work that looked at the Americans from a new perspective and which revolutionized the aesthetics of the photo book. It was first published in 2008, on the occasion of the anniversary of the French original.
from 198,00 € Weight 0.8 kg
'Post script' by Laura EL-TANTAWY, designed by Sybren KUIPER in accordeon format, contains previously unpublished images & written reflections in which she takes the reader behind the images and into the thoughts and emotions that led to their creation.
20,00 € * Weight 0.2 kg
US photographer Edward WESTON kept a diary in which he recorded his struggle to understand himself, society and his art. 'The Daybooks of Edward Weston' were edited by Nancy Newhall in two volumes: one for his time in Mexico and one for Californian time.
98,00 € Weight 1.6 kg
In the out-of-print photo volume 'Die unbequeme Zeit', Michael RUETZ has documented the upheaval around 1968: students in the lecture hall and on the street, the periphery, the eastern part of Berlin, the citizen on the street & the so-called Third World.
38,00 € * Weight 1.5 kg
The Anti-War book 'Kriegsfibel' (War primer) by Bertolt Brecht and Ruth Berlau processes press photos from the Second World War. Images of machines and gruesome scenes were given new captions, socialist-realist epigrams to give the scenes a primal meaning
46,00 € * Weight 0.9 kg
Out-of-print 'Leipzig. Photographs 1956-1959' by Günter BLUTKE shows the saxonian city in the mid-fifties, taking us back to that time and the people living this time of new beginnings, 10 years after the war and before Germany was divided in two states.
24,00 € * Weight 0.4 kg
'Krystyna's World', includes 37 color photographs by Todd HIDO, both published and previously unpublished material, from intimate photos to succinct large format images. The Khrystyna model can always be seen in the various scenes, hence the book title.
178,00 € * Weight 0.8 kg
Out-of-print book on the Cuban-born artist Ana MENDIETA provides the most comprehensive overview of her career available in English. Early performances to Land Art works, sculptures, and drawings are considered in color plates, in-depth essays, & writings
178,00 € * Weight 1.2 kg
Out-of-print book 'Mann für Mann' by Roswitha HECKE contains over 40 images from all over the world. Around half of the b/w images were taken in New York City, the rest in Barcelona, Naples, Cairo, London a.o. They all show men, individually or in groups.
29,80 € * Weight 0.9 kg
For her self-published, out-of-print photo volume 'Plánētes', German photographer Birgit KRAUSE trusts her unusual gaze completely and finds a new foreign country in reality. It is as if you are looking at images from an astronomical voyage of discovery.
48,00 € * Weight 0.5 kg
The out-of-print double volume 'Talents 06' contains the photo series 'The Cast' by Tobias ZIELONY as well as the text contribution 'I love America. On the adaptation of reality in the photographs of Tobias Zielony' by Jutta von Zitzewitz.
28,00 € * Weight 0.3 kg
The images in out-of-print '...als der Pott noch kochte' (when the pot was still boiling) by Horst LANG, taken from the 1950s in Essen, Oberhausen, Gelsenkirchen, document blast furnaces, collieries, mines & smelters that spread in and between the cities
98,00 € * Weight 1.3 kg
The out-of-print photo book 'Die Poesie der Form' (The Poetry of Form) contains around 75 b/w images by Imogen CUNNINGHAM, neither strictly chronologically nor thematically organized: Bodies, plants, still lifes and portraits, including with August SANDER
24,00 € * Weight 0.9 kg
The color and b/w images in the out-of-print volume 'Pinhole Shots. 2000-2011' by Chris DREIER and others from Berlin & Poland are supplemented by undated, found photos from the 'Forbidden City', an abandoned Russian barracks town in Wünsdorf near Berlin.
58,00 € * Weight 1.1 kg
In his out-of-print photo book 'Dark Knees', Mark COHEN documents his hometown of Wilkes-Barre for more than 40 years through the eyes of a stranger. With their dazzling combination of lines, the images convey this sense of restless energy and strangeness
248,00 € * Weight 0.9 kg
Gebundene Ausgabe mit Schutzumschlag, 29 x 26,5 cm., 255 S., S/W- und Farbaufnahmen, deutsch-sprachiger Text - GERMAN TEXT ONLY!
68,00 € * Weight 2 kg
Linen bound HC with dust jacket, 29 x 33 x 3 cm., 344 pp., b/w ills., trilingual text: English / German / French
0,00 € *
The out-of-print photographic volume 'Japan' by prominent British photographer Michael KENNA is the result of intensive travels to Japan. Printed in Triton, the volume has a red cloth cover and is also surrounded by a Japanese folding slipcase.
298,00 € * Weight 1.9 kg
The photo object '3DPRK' by Matjaz TANCIC presents an extensive collection of North Korean people, photographed in stereo, focusing on common people: those who work in the fields and in the cooperatives, factories and steel mills throughout the country.
178,00 € * Weight 0.6 kg
Out-of-print monograph on William Eugene SMITH shows images from six series: 'Country Doctor', 'Spanish Village', 'Nurse Midwife', 'A Man of Mercy', 'Minamata', as well as 'Pittsburgh'. It contains texts by himself about his working methods and principles
198,00 € * Weight 2 kg
The out-of-print catalog volume 'Anthony Hernandez' shows in over 30 street photographs the social landscape of Los Angeles, which Anthony HERNANDEZ has been documenting for more than forty years. The b/w and color photographs date from the 1970s and 80s.
68,00 € * Weight 0.8 kg
Most of the b/w and color images in Jaroslav PONCAR's out-of-print photo book 'Paris in Panorama' date from the years 1976 to 1986. At the end of the 1990s, he went back to the city on the Seine with his old Russian panoramic camera to update the portrait
38,00 € * Weight 1.6 kg
The images in 'In einem stillen Land' (In a quiet country) by Roger MELIS bear witness to the skepticism & resignation of the East Germans, but also to their pride, spirit of contradiction & longings - an interior view created after the fall of the GDR.
48,00 € * Weight 1.3 kg
The self-published volume 'Starschnitt' by Martin LIEBSCHER consists of fifty-five parts on 110 pages. Here no. 161 of 175 numbered copies, signed by the artist.
99,00 € * Weight 0.5 kg
Out-of-print 'The Whiteness of the Whale' brings together the American series by Paul GRAHAM which reflect on the social fabric of contemporary USA while attempting to find something closer to the experience of being and seeing in the contemporary world.
158,00 € * Weight 1.8 kg
Gebundene Ausgabe mit Schutzumschlag, 16,5 x 24 x 1,5 cm., 200 S., 40 S/W-Aufnahmen (+9 grün eingefäbte Seiten) sowie 25 Farbaufnahmen, deutsch-sprachuger Text - HERE GERMAN TEXT ONLY!
350,00 € *
Gebundene Ausgabe mit Schutzumschlag, 15,5 x 21 x 2 cm., 120 Seiten, S/W-Aufnahmen, deutsch-sprachier Text - TEXT ONLY IN GERMAN, Ltd. to 500 copies
28,00 € * Weight 0.5 kg
This out-of-print photographic volume 'London 1949' by René GROEBLI is the result of a two-week-staying in the bombed-out capital with his rolleiflex camera. The 2nd part of the book contains a series of images shot at London's Crystal Palace Park in 1951
120,00 € * Weight 0.6 kg
The out-of-print photo volume 'The Vienna Album' accompanied the exhibition, 2005/2006 at KunstHausWien. Among other icons in photography, it contains also distinctive images which were featured on more than 250 Vogue titles and in countless publications.
36,00 € * Weight 2.3 kg
In his out-of-print photo book 'Schultenhöfe', Martin ROSSWOG shows what has been preserved of the old structures and furnishings, what changes the building type has undergone over time and how today's residents have settled into this 'cultural heritage'.
34,00 € * Weight 0.9 kg
The out-of-print and hard-to-find volume 'In Search of Dignity and Justice. The untold story of Conservancy Workers in Mumbai' by Sudharak OLWE shows the fate of workers in Bombay. It contains fourty-six mostly full-paged b/w images and six pages of text.
78,00 € * Weight 0.9 kg
Out-of-print 'A World in Ruins. Vienna 1945-1948' by Ernst HAAS tells history as a psychic collage. The images of the deep depression in the rubble of bombed-out history contrast with the optimistic awakening. A little-documented part of Austria's history
248,00 € * Weight 1.1 kg
Out of print since a long time, this photo volume, 'Death Valley' by French photographer Jeanloup SIEFF, contains sixty black-and-white photographs, mainly landscapes of California's Death Valley.
24,00 € Weight 0.4 kg
The photographic volume 'Approximate Joy' by Christopher ANDERSON offered here is from the 1st edition and is signed by the Magnum photographer. Collector's edition (1 of 30) with a signed C-print on metallic paper. Book with print and yellow slipcase.
850,00 € * Weight 1.1 kg
The volume 'Genesis' by Magnum photographer Sebastiao SALGADO is the result of 8 years of intensive travel. It contains images of the last natural spaces that have escaped the grasp of our modern civilization, and the people and animals that live in them.
220,00 € * Weight 3.9 kg
In his photo volume 'LA', Hans-Christian SCHINK generates - based on the precise investigation of the no man's land of Los Angeles - a contrast of nocturnal panoramic shots with extreme cropped enlargements that only hint at traces of urban action spaces.
36,00 € * Weight 0.6 kg
The book 'For your pleasure' shows works by Johannes BRUS. Since the 1970s, he plays with the medium of photography by reversing, violating or ignoring its rules. By reworking, collaging, destroying & breaking the rules, he creates new photographic images
40,00 € * Weight 0.8 kg
In 'Mädchen' Diana SCHERER portrays both young girls & dresses for girls in an endearing but troubling reflection on innocence and the fostering of gender roles. Doll-like dresses accentuate the contrast between stylised appearances & child’s disposition.
28,00 € * Weight 0.5 kg
Open spined pb. (wrap around dust jacket), 21 x 26 cm., 184 pp., 49 color & 22 b/w ills., text language: English
148,00 €
'Das Positiv' shows the concept of visualization, in which photographers imagine the final image in all its tonal gradation even before taking the picture. Ansel ADAMS points out all the possibilities that make the work on the positive a creative process.
24,00 € * Weight 1 kg
The very limited edition volume 'Everyday Abstracts' by Luke Drozd is a silkscreened publication, part of the 'Accumulation Primitive' series , featuring abstract works created from collected textures. Here volume 69 of 70.
24,00 € *
Softcover (no dust jacket, as issued), approx. 22 x 22 x 0,5 cm., 18 pp., 6 b/w ills., 100 gr., English, details in German/English
98,00 € *
The out-of-print photo volume 'Deus ex Machina' by Ralph GIBSON offers the fruit of four decades of image making. The collection shows, how the prominent US-American photographer is ranging with his work between genres, creating new categories of vision.
38,00 € * Weight 1.6 kg
The photo volume 'Niagara' by Alec SOTH is less about the natural wonder than the human desires associated with this place. They were taken with a large-format 8x10 camera over the course of two years on both the American and Canadian sides of the Falls.
948,00 € * Weight 1.2 kg
In the out-of-print 'Gathered Leaves' box contains long unavailable Alec SOTH titles 'Sleeping by the Mississippi', 'Niagara', 'Broken Manual' & 'Songbook' as miniature volumes. In addition, 28 color prints with the most famous images are also a part.
98,00 € * Weight 1.1 kg
The out-of-print volume on August SANDER shows around 40 b/w photographs that are exemplary for the portrait work created between 1921 and 1930 - around the time of the Weimar Republic: people from Cologne, the Westerwald, the Eifel, Hamburg and Berlin.
18,00 € * Weight 0.5 kg
The out-of-print catalogue 'Photographien der zwanziger Jahre' contains over 50 works by Cologne photographer Hannes Maria FLACH. It shows that the perspective & subject matter in his work were innovative at the time: any situation could become a picture
38,00 € * Weight 0.4 kg
Out-of-print 'Night & Day' contains a selection of Kodachrome pictures by David ARMSTRONG of the late 70s / early 80s downtown New York. The images illuminate an intimate & carefree epoch of innocent-bohemian wilderness - just before the tumultuous 1980s.
248,00 € * Weight 1 kg
This new printed edition of Todd HIDO's legendary and coveted first monograph has been reissued to celebrate the upcoming 20th anniversary of this important photo book - undoubtedly one of the most influential and most cited photo monographs of our time.
298,00 € * Weight 2.2 kg
The out-of-print photo catalog 'Command Performance' contains a total of 100 photographs by Paul OUTERBRIDGE - from all of the photographer's creative periods and styles, such as his cubist still lifes, commercial magazine photography and nude photography
45,00 € * Weight 1.2 kg
Linen bound HC with dust jacket, 32 x 27,5 x 2 cm., 120 pp., 87 color ills. + 3 panorama views, English
35,00 € *
In out-of-print photo book 'Die Deutschen', René BURRI mainly depicts everyday life in Germany, where the bullet holes from the war can still be seen on the wall of the building. Hepursued his project for many decades. In 1986 and 1999, it was republished
0,00 € * Weight 1.5 kg
'Berlin on a Dog's Night' by Gundula SCHULZE ELDOWY contains images made in old East Berlin from the cycles 'Berlin in einer Hundenacht', 'Der Wind füllt sich mit Wasser', 'Aktporträt', 'Arbeit', 'Straßenbild' & 'Tamerlan' together for the first time.
198,00 € * Weight 1.6 kg
This out-of-print monograph 'Aus dem fotografischen Werk 1938-2004' on the work of Robert HÄUSSER contains countless b/w images, which have been assigned in chronological order to chapters by various well-known authors (the texts are written in German!).
158,00 € * Weight 4.6 kg
Linen bound HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 27 x 22 x 2 cm., 136 pp., 76 b/w ills., bilingual texts: German / English
0,00 € * Weight 0.9 kg
SC (no dust jacket, as issued), 23 x 28 x 1,5 cm., 116 pp., approx. 100 b/w ills., German text only
35,00 €
The book 'American Winter' by Gerry JOHANSSON shows half-empty cities across the U.S., with as much beauty as misery in snow-covered landscapes: a lonely church floating in a dappled sea of white, or bare trees lining endless highways tending to nothing.
228,00 € * Weight 1.3 kg
In this out-of-print photo volume, 'Nude', American photographer Ralph GIBSON shows a collection of nudes, his best works. His mysterious, dreamlike images pay homage to such greats as MAN RAY and Edward WESTON, while continually pursuing new frontiers.
78,00 € * Weight 3.4 kg
Out-of-print photographic volume 'Liebes Leben' (Dear Life) by Roswitha HECKE consists of 94 images documenting the everyday life of street prostitute Irene. The b/w photographs were taken partly in Germany and partly in Italy (Rome?) in the mid-1970s.
14,80 € * Weight 0.4 kg
The images in the self-published volume 'da denk ich, dass ich fliegen kann' by Conny HÖFLICH give insight into the parallel world of children and the loss of immediate access. The pictures also tell of this in their ambivalence of closeness and distance.
30,00 € * Weight 0.2 kg
For her erotic volume 'Wicked', Ellen von UNWERTH has compiled 40 images of the highest art of seduction. With the Brazilian beauty Adriana Lima she stages a small intimate witches' sabbath, lets her romp, dance and ride through the pictures of the book.
58,00 € * Weight 0.6 kg
In 'Invisible City', Ken SCHLES documents New York's East Village neighborhood during its heyday in the 1980s. Using scans of original negatives and the five-plate technique, this reprint surpasses the original and brings the classic into the 21st century
98,00 € * Weight 0.5 kg
Out-of-print book 'Erich Salomon. Berühmte Zeitgenossen in unbewachten Augenblicken' with portraits of politicians, artists and intellectuals from an entire era is a document of photographic history as well as the political history of the Weimar Republic.
32,00 € * Weight 0.6 kg
For 'Tree, Stone, Water', Gerry JOHANSSON captured the environment surrounding the Japanese, not the people. He took photographed rocks & mountain streams of the Nametoko Valley, deep inside forests teeming with the energy of life and the Seto inland Sea.
78,00 € * Weight 0.2 kg
Out-of-print 'Werner Bischof. Pictures' presents the work, which is in the area of tension between art and reportage and was created in a short time because of the early death of the photographer. It also contains the color photographs he took in the USA.
58,00 € Weight 2.6 kg
The out-of-print photo publication 'Umbra' by Viviane SASSEN delves into the world of shadows. A seductive and deceptive darkness that lies in every human soul, like a silent black lake with a surface as flat as a mirror that can only be broken.
178,00 € * Weight 0.8 kg
Out-of-print photo book 'Amerikabilder by Gerry JOHANSSON' contains photographs from 1962 and 1963. His black-and-white shots of New York and Chicago breathe the aura of famous American photographers such as Robert FRANK, Lee FRIEDLANDER and Walker EVANS.
98,00 € * Weight 0.4 kg
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 24 x 30,5 x 1,5 cm., 148 pp., color & b/w ills., bilingual texts: German / English
30,00 € *
'Perspektive Fine-Art' by Andreas weidner is a textbook about analog, thoughtful b/w photography. It is a sophisticated textbook that familiarizes the practitioner with analog technique and materials and shows him how to use them for his own image ideas.
from 48,00 € Weight 1.5 kg
Out-of-print volume 'NY JS DB 62' features photos of David BAILEY in wintry New York in 1962. By leaving the confines of the studio behind and taking photos on the street, he set new standards and brought the UK back to the forefront of popular culture.
from 19,95 € Weight 0.8 kg
In out-of-print book 'A Clearing', Raymond MEEKS documents the stark geological & human assertion of presence against the flattening insistence of time, erosion & poverty. The figures in the landscape appear so isolated that they take on a mythical power.
220,00 € * Weight 1 kg
The German-language photo volume 'Bericht aus China. 1957-1980' by Magnum photographer Marc RIBOUD - simultaneously published as 'Visions of China' - contains around 100 documentary black-and-white photographs from the years 1957, 1965, 1971 and 1979.
24,00 € Weight 1.1 kg
This out-of-print new edition of the 1965 monograph 'The Flame of Recognition' about American photographer Edward WESTON contains a cross-section of his work, with portraits and nature photographs as well as texts from his diaries and letters.
32,00 € Weight 0.4 kg
The out-of-print photo volume 'Pontiac' by Swedish Gerry JOHANSSON' shows a desolate American industrial landscape as a result of the financial crisis and as the third and final part of the series that began with 'Kvidinge' and continued with 'Ulan Bator'
798,00 € * Weight 0.8 kg
Gebundene Ausgabe mit Schutzumschlag, 22,5 x 28,5 x 2,5 cm., 142 S., ganz- u. doppels. Farb- und S/W-Abb., 1.300 gr., deutsch-sprachiger Text - TEXT ONLY IN GERMAN!
0,00 € * Weight 1 kg
The out-of-print volume 'Buzzing at the Sill' by Peter van AGTMAEL is a collection of reflections on war, militarism, identity, family and landscape, among other things. It is both an examination of the limits of photography and a tribute to its power.
0,00 € * Weight 0.6 kg
The images in 'Berlin' by Daisuke YOKOTA exhibit his signature experimental processing techniques whilst also demonstrating unconventional shooting methods like re-appropriating thermographic & infrared cameras and rendering the images onto analog film.
110,00 € * Weight 0.9 kg
Alessandra SANGUINETTI documents the lives of cousins Guille & Belinda, living in rural Argentina, as they journey through childhood and adolescence to become women. 'The Enigmatic Meaning of Their Dreams' traces the first 5 years of their collaboration.
98,00 € * Weight 1.2 kg
The out-of-print volume 'Deutsche Bilder: Fotografien 1965-1980' by Dietmar GOTTSCHALL documents the life in Germany covering a broad photographic spectrum, from everyday events on the streets of Germany to the world of the successful business journalist.
28,00 € * Weight 1.3 kg
Vol.2 of late 1970s book series 'Photo-Galerie. Die Bibliothek berühmter Photographern' (The Library of Famous Photographers) is dedicated to the work of Hungarian photographer André KERTÉSZ.
19,80 € * Weight 0.4 kg
Partly autobiographical images in 'Still' by Patrick HOGAN present an intimate view of his everyday encounters and surroundings in a remote area of County Tipperary. The powerful images explore expansive existential themes of love, fragility, decay & loss
35,00 € * Weight 0.7 kg
The out-of-print photographic volume 'A Letter from Japan.' with its black-and-white photographs by U.S. wartime photographer John SWOPE, include shots taken mostly in war-torn Japan in 1945, contrasting with his work as a Hollywood photographer.
35,00 € * Weight 1.5 kg
Out-of-print photographic volume 'Remaining Light' by Jordan SULLIVAN combines photographs taken on Skid Row and in an office building in downtown Los Angeles with text excerpted from Eugene Ionesco's novel 'The Hermit'. Laser-printed on uncoated paper.
58,00 € * Weight 0.4 kg
Out-of-print 'Architectures of Waiting' by Ursula SCHULZ-DORNBURG shows bus stops in Armenia and stations of the Hejaz Railway in Saudi Arabia on a railroad line that once connected Damascus with Medina, but on which no trains have been running for long.
75,00 € * Weight 0.3 kg
'The Photography of Nature & The Nature of Photography' was published on the occasion of the Hasselblad Award to Joan FONTCUBERTA. It contains 6 of his most famous series, revealing his ingenious work as a photographer, essayist, humorist & fantasy artist
78,00 € * Weight 1.1 kg