Around the World

Levine, Barbara; Jensen, Kirsten

Published by Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN 10: 1568987080 / ISBN 13: 9781568987088
Used / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this specific copy is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. We've listed similar copies below.

Description:

Num Pages: 192 pages, 200 colour. BIC Classification: AM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 311 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1398. . 2007. 1st Edition. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory #

About this title:

Book ratings provided by GoodReads:
4.67 avg rating
(3 ratings)

Synopsis: Snapshots, passenger lists, itineraries, and postcards from San Francisco flapper Vera Talbot's Far East adventure. Chicagoan Clara E. Whitcomb's travel diary containing pages filled with souvenir photos, maps, and a list of titles for a future book about her travels in Egypt. These are only two of the narratives that unfold in the beautifully designed pages of Around the World. From Cairo to Burma and back again, authors Barbara Levine and Kirsten Jensen transport readers back tothe dawn of world travel when, Brownie cameras in tow, the middle class toured the world for the first time and painstakingly documented their discoveries within scrapbooks, diary entries, and pasted-on souvenir postcards.

Around the World traces the development of the travel photo album, from primarily narrative formsships' logs and diariesinto rich multimedia objects of sublime beauty. The book features a wealth of turn-of-the- twentieth-century photographs and ephemera such as passports, ship menus, calling cards, and newspaper clippings. Around the World evokes the pleasures of a time when the surroundings were taken in slowly and travel was an art in and of itself.

About the Author: Barbara Levine runs Project b, a curatorial services and project management company. She was formerly Director of Exhibitions at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and is the co-author of Snapshot Chronicles: Inventing the American Photo Album.

Kirsten M. Jensen has a PhD in art history from the City University of New York. Her most recent book is Picturing Arizona: The Photographic Record of the 1930s.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: Around the World
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press


Book Condition: New

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Barbara Levine, Kirsten Jensen
Published by Princeton Architectural Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 1568987080 ISBN 13: 9781568987088
Used First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Better World Books
(Mishawaka, IN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Princeton Architectural Press, 2007. Book Condition: Good. 1st Edition. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP72108024

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
3.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Levine, Barbara; Jensen, Kirsten
Published by Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN 10: 1568987080 ISBN 13: 9781568987088
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Princeton Architectural Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1568987080. Bookseller Inventory # HGT2850ECDB110116H0356

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
1.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.38
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Barbara Levine; Kirsten Jensen
Published by Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN 10: 1568987080 ISBN 13: 9781568987088
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Sierra Nevada Books
(Reno, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Princeton Architectural Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Excellent condition with minimal visible wear. Bookseller Inventory # G1568987080I2N00

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
5.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Barbara Levine; Kirsten Jensen
Published by Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN 10: 1568987080 ISBN 13: 9781568987088
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Blue Cloud Books
(Phoenix, AZ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Princeton Architectural Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Cover Missing. Bookseller Inventory # G1568987080I5N01

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
5.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Barbara Levine; Kirsten Jensen
Published by Princeton Architectural Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 1568987080 ISBN 13: 9781568987088
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Princeton Architectural Press, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG1568987080

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
4.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.22
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Barbara Levine
ISBN 10: 1568987080 ISBN 13: 9781568987088
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97815689870883.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
7.20
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.22
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Barbara Levine, Kirsten Jensen
Published by Princeton Architectural Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 1568987080 ISBN 13: 9781568987088
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Zubal-Books
(Cleveland, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Princeton Architectural Press, 2007. Book Condition: New. 208 pp., Hardcover, NEW!!!. Bookseller Inventory # ZB1043214

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.83
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Barbara Levine
ISBN 10: 1568987080 ISBN 13: 9781568987088
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97815689870881.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.22
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Kirsten Jensen, Barbara Levine
Published by Princeton Architectural Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 1568987080 ISBN 13: 9781568987088
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Books From California
(Simi Valley, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Princeton Architectural Press, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001449158

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.22
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Kirsten Jensen, Barbara Levine
Published by Princeton Architectural Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 1568987080 ISBN 13: 9781568987088
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Sandpiper Books Ltd
(NEWTON ABBOT, DEVON, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Princeton Architectural Press, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New, mint condition. Orders are despatched from our UK warehouse next working day. Bookseller Inventory # 24252

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
11.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are 19 more copies of this book

View all search results for this book