Dimensions: 400 pages, 4.23 × 3.64 × 0.49 in
Published: October 30, 1985
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0821215965
ISBN - 13: 9780821215968
About the Book
This popularly priced edition of Adams' acclaimed 1985 autobiography preserves all the text but reproduces fewer photographs than the original. With characteristic warmth, vigor, and wit, America's most beloved photographer-environmentalist recalls his extraordinary six-decade career. "A warm, discursive, and salty document."--The New Yorker.
From the Publisher
In this bestselling autobiography, completed shortly before his death in 1984, Ansel Adams looks back at his legendary six-decade career as a conservationist, teacher, musician, and, above all, photographer. Written with characteristic warmth, vigor, and wit, this fascinating account brings to life the infectious enthusiasms, fervent battles, and bountiful friendships of a truly American original.
About the Author
In a career that spanned over six decades, Ansel Adams was at once
America''s foremost landscape photographer and one of its most
ardent environmentalists. A master photographer, teacher and
naturalist, the profound impact of his work continues to expand as
each generation discovers the magnificent, luminous beauty of his
Mary Street Alinder was Executive Assistant to Ansel Adams from
1979 to 1989 and worked with Ansel Adams on many of his books
during that time. She is co-editor of Ansel Adams: Letters and
Images (NYGS, 1988
"A warm, discursive, and salty document"