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    DescriptionSam Abell (born 1945) is one of America's most influential documentary photographers, celebrated in particular for his in-depth color photo-essays for "National Geographic" magazine. He has also made a considerable impact as a teacher and author. Abell's career is now the subject of "The Sam Abell Library," a new publication project from Radius inaugurated with this volume--the first in a series of four multi-volume sets. Each of these sets is themed around a particular genre: the photography of places; the photography of nature; the photography of the past; and the photography of ideas. Essays by Abell appear in all of the books. In "Life and Still Life," Abell explores three different cultures: Newfoundland; Hagi, Japan; and Northern Australia. This first boxed set also includes a fourth book with an illustrated essay by writer and curator Leah Bendavid-Val examining Abell's evolution as an artist.


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    Title
    The Sam Abell Library - Life and Still Life. 4 Vols.
    Authors and contributors
    Text by Leah Bendavid-Val, By (photographer) Sam Abell
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 312
    Width: 240 mm
    Height: 260 mm
    Thickness: 51 mm
    Weight: 2,926 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781934435458
    ISBN 10: 1934435457
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: PHO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.4
    BIC subject category V2: AJC
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC subject category V2: AJB
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15870
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    B&T General Subject: 625
    Ingram Subject Code: AP
    Libri: I-AP
    LC classification: TR
    BISAC V2.8: PHO004000
    Abridged Dewey: 770
    B&T Approval Code: A06306400
    BISAC V2.8: PHO019000, PHO011030
    DC23: 779.092
    Thema V1.0: AJC, AJCD
    Edition statement
    New.
    Publisher
    Radius Books
    Imprint name
    Radius Books
    Publication date
    31 January 2013