ONE BIG SELF: PRISONERS OF LOUISIANA, by Deborah Luster & C.D. Wright -2003 [1st Ltd Ed]


One Big Self: Prisoners of Louisiana

photographs by Deborah Luster 

text by C.D. Wright

FIRST EDITION. Limited Edition, First of 2000. Published by: Twin Palms Publishers, Santa Fe, NM, 2003.

Hardback is overall in NEAR FINE condition with VERY GOOD+ DJ.

  • ISBN: 1931885257
  • Volume displays minimal overall signs of wear to covers and interior.
  • Black cloth covers feature blind-tooled text on front.
  • Spine features blind-tooled text.
  • Binding is secure.
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks. 
  • DJ features white text on front and sepia photograph illustration on back.
  • DJ displays minor overall rubbing and rare scuffs, along shoulder on front and to upper corner of back. (See photos)
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • SC20181220

Pages not numbered. Approx. 190 pages. 11.25 x 12.75 inches.

The photographs of Deborah Luster give portraits of the prisoners of Louisiana in her direct, honest and compassionate way. The text associates moving poetry with these portraits, giving words to the images. In addition is a text by the photographer that narrates the event which brought her to the vocation of a lifetime: illustrating the suffering and sadness caused by violence and its result.

Lavishly illustrated with captioned sepia photographs. Text by C.D. Wright. The Reappearance of Those Who Have Gone by Deborah Luster.

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Condition: Used
Modified Item: No
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Binding: Hardcover
Region: North America
Original/Facsimile: Original
Special Attributes: 1st Edition
Year: 2003
Topic: Photography
Original/Reproduction: Original
Subject: Art & Photography
US State: Louisiana
Publication Year: 2003
Language: English
Format: Hardcover
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