Modern Age, 1937, Softcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, Early Edition
MARGARET BOURKE-WHITE and ERSKINE CALDWELL. You Have Seen Their Faces, New York: Modern Age Books, 1937. Quarto, reprint of first softcover edition, pp. 54, 64 halftone plates, wraps, with a dust jacket that shows same image as cover photo. Iniquities of Depression-era Southern tenant farmer system, as seen by a non-Southerner. Parr and Badger, V.1, p. 140: "Caldwell's text has been much criticized for the fact that he put words that weren't actually there into the mouths of Bourke-White's subjects." Condition of this book: Minor losses at spine ends, front hinge cracked, overall good. The jacket is poor, with chunks missing and the front flap detached. Size: Quarto. 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; 1930s; Travel & Places. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53842.