Title: Mexico City
ISBN Number: 0393045498 / 9780393045499
Seller ID: 50652
LEVITT, HELEN. Mexico City, New York: Doubletake and W.W. Norton, 1997. Quarto, copy No. 31 of a first edition of 200, pp. 141, green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine, signed by Levitt on the limitation page, 67 duotone photos, with a 19-page introductory essay by James Oles that is reprinted in Spanish in the back of the book. Levitt, who made her name photographing the streets of New York City, traveled to Mexico City in 1941 and spent several months photographing the city and its people. However, most of the photos in this 1997 book were never publicly seen before it came out. This copy is fine in a fine dust jacket and near fine gray cloth slipcase.