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Riassunto: GARDNER'S PHOTOGRAPHIC SKETCHBOOK OF THE CIVIL WAR
This is the most important book published at the end of the Civil War. Published in 1866, the original edition contained 100 original photographs each accompanied by text from the editor Alexander Gardner in two large format volumes.
Now, Delano Greenidge Editions has republished the book in a single volume with high quality reproductions of the photographs with the original text.
This book is a compilation of photographs and text made during the Civil War: Appomattox; Antietam; Army of Northern Virginia; Army of the Potomac; Arsenal at Richmond; General Augur; General Beauregard; Belle Isle; General Breckenridge; John Brown; Bull Run; General Butler; Centreville, Virginia; Colored Brigade; President Jefferson Davis; Fifth Corps (Army of the Potomac; Fort Fisher, North Carolina; First Masschusetts Light Battery; General Ulysses S. Grant; Guerrillas; General Hancock; Harper's Ferry; General Hooker; President Abraham Lincoln; General Robert E. Lee; Mortar Dictator; Manassas Junction; Ninth Army Corps; Norfolk Navy Yard; General Reynolds; Orange and Alexandria Railroad; Pamunkey River, Virginia; Pontoon bridges; Quaker guns; Richmond, Virginia; Redoubts, lunettes, and rifle-pits; General Stonewall Jackson; Slave pens; Sanitary Commission; Telegraph; Veteran Bermaont Brigade; Zoaves.
L'autore: ALEXANDER GARDNER 1821-1882 immigrated to the US from Scotland in 1855 with an invitation from the well-known photographer Matthew Brady. Gardner then worked in Brady's New York studio and later became the manager of Brady's Washingon studio. In 1862, he left Bradys's studio taking his own negatives because Brady refused to give Gardner and the other photographers emloyed by him individual credit for their Civil War photographs. Gardner susequently became the official photographer of the Union's Army of the Potomac serving until the end of the Civil War. He published the original editon of this book, Gardner's Photographic Sketchbook of the War in 1866. The book was edited and written by Gardner and it included photograplhs by other photogrpahers as Timothy O'Sulliven, George Barnard, Wood & Gibson as well as by Gardner himself.
As a photographer, Gardner is known for photographs of the dead soldiers after the battle of Gettysburg and his memorable portraits of President Lincoln. He coninued to be a successful portrait photographer in Washington DC until his heath in 1882
Titolo: Gardner's Photographic Sketchbook of the ...
Casa editrice: Delano Greenidge Editions
Data di pubblicazione: 2002
Condizione libro: very good
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Descrizione libro Delano Greenidge Editions, 2002. Oversize hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good+. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good+. 12.15 X 10.19 X 0.92 inches. Codice libro della libreria 339729
Descrizione libro Delano Greenidge Editions, U.S.A., 2002. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Fine. Excellent shape. Tight binding. Codice libro della libreria 000743
Descrizione libro Delano Greenidge Editions, New York, 2001. Hardcover. Condizione sovraccoperta: good. Oblong, 220p., illus. Very good condition in very good d.j. Codice libro della libreria 22317
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