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A Road Trip Journal

Shore, Stephen

Published by Phaidon Press Ltd., London, 2008
ISBN 10: 0714848018 / ISBN 13: 9780714848013
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Title: A Road Trip Journal

Publisher: Phaidon Press Ltd., London

Publication Date: 2008

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: As New

Dust Jacket Condition: As New

Edition: Signed / Numbered


256 pp. 300 four colour illustrations. Special limited edition of 3300 copies, signed with annotations on a bound in sheet. Bound in black leather in colour illustrated laminated slipcase."This book contains a complete archive of Stephen Shore's pioneering road trip across America in 1973, featuring a facsimile of the journal he made about his trip, memorabilia he collected along the way and a plate selection reproducing every photograph he took." As new in the publisher's original shrinkwrap with publisher's printed cardboard shipping carton. Due to weight (3.7 kg / 8.14 lbs. + packaging) we must ask for extra shipping charges for international orders. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 005689

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Stephen Shore is one of the most important photographers of the twentieth century. A pioneer of colour photography, his photographs of everyday American scenes paved the way for future art photographers like Martin Parr, Nan Goldin and Thomas Struth. This special, highly collectible, limited edition book ? numbered and signed by the photographer ? is a complete reproduction of the journal that Shore made on a month-long American road trip in 1973, during which he began work on his influential project Uncommon Places. In the journal Shore included his own photographs, lists detailing information on his travels like where he stayed, what he ate, how many miles he drove, and various ephemera like receipts and postcards. Each page of the journal is reproduced along with a plate section featuring every photograph he took on his journey to provide the complete story of the journey at this seminal moment in his career. The book also includes a set of postcards, reproductions of cards that Shore himself made and distributed on his journey, to ensure this is an essential title for any collector, photography enthusiast, or student.

Review: ?fascinating?

?One of the most remarkable, yet understated imagists of modern photography ? Shore?s skill at capturing mundane scenes and transforming them into crisp, fascinating images is unparalleled.?
Gay Times

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