Essential Books, 1945, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition
WEEGEE [Arthur Fellig]. Naked City, New York: Essential Books, 1945. Tall octavo, first edition, pp. 246, gray cloth boards with blue lettering to spine and front, lacking dust jacket, gravure photos, inscribed on the dedication page by Weegee "to Jerry Gerard" and dated 1946. Roth, p. 118; also see Parr & Badger, V.1, p. 145: "This is one of the great documentary photobooks." Condition of this book: Boards darkened, leaves age-toned at edges, overall very good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Photography; United States; 1940s; True Crime. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53068.