Book by Slavin, Neal
Paul Theroux's Kingdom by the Sea ( LJ 10/15/83) created a dolorous narrative image of England, but Neal Slavin's photography book presents a series of group portraits of a people still full of civility, humor, and grace. Slavin used a 24 x 20 Polaroid view camera to produce exquisitely detailed pictures replete with significant information. Gathering people by interest group association, he allowed them to pose themselves and freely display the dress and mannerisms that defined their collective identities. Whether it is the studied boredom of the debutantes or the arch gesture of a lawn bowler, Slavin has created an eloquent document of a timeless people. Rusted factories may abound, but the droll resolve of the British to endure (and have a little fun doing it) comes through in these portraits. James L. Jablonowski, History Dept . , Marquette Univ., Milwaukee
Copyright 1986 Reed Business Information, Inc.
Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.
Descrizione libro Aperture, 1986. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110893812080
Descrizione libro Aperture, 1986. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0893812080
Descrizione libro Aperture. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. 0893812080 New Condition. Codice libro della libreria NEW6.0596602
Descrizione libro Aperture. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. 0893812080 New. Looks like an interesting title, learn more! We provide domestic tracking upon request. We provide personalized customer service and want you to have a great experience purchasing from us. 100% satisfaction guaranteed and thank you for your consideration. Codice libro della libreria S-0893812080