TJ - Johannesburg Photographs 1948-2010 / Double Negative: A Novel: Johannesburg - 50 Years of the City by David GoldblattTJ - Johannesburg Photographs 1948-2010 / Double Negative: A Novel: Johannesburg - 50 Years of the City by David Goldblatt

TJ - Johannesburg Photographs 1948-2010 / Double Negative: A Novel: Johannesburg - 50 Years of the…

Photographed byDavid GoldblattText byIvan Vladislavic

Book & Toy | December 31, 2010

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This is a luxurious box containing two books, a large book on Johannesburg,TJ, with astonishing pictures by David Goldblatt, and a smaller second book,Double Negative, with a novel by Ivan Vladislavic. This collection is an exceptional duo-edition in a special format-part fiction and part photo-essay.The book is about Johannesburg and about life in the city, home, habit, change, memory, mortality, friendship, ghosts, gardens, walking, falling, selling, and stealing. It is a partial account of both authors' lives in their neighborhoods; it is a selective self-portrait.David Goldblatt is the recipient of Henri Cartier-Bresson Award 2009 for this work.Ivan Vladislavic is one of the most talented authors of South Africa.
David Goldblatt was born in 1930 in Randfontein, South Africa, the son of Lithuanian-Jewish parents. He became interested in photography in high school, and started his professional career in 1962. Goldblatt's photographs are in the collections of the South African National Gallery, Cape Town; the Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris; the Vi...
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Title:TJ - Johannesburg Photographs 1948-2010 / Double Negative: A Novel: Johannesburg - 50 Years of the…Format:Book & ToyDimensions:524 pages, 11 × 12 × 1.2 inPublished:December 31, 2010Publisher:ContrastoLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:8869652181

ISBN - 13:9788869652189

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