Muybridge's Complete Human and Animal Locomotion (Fine 3 Volume Set all 1st/1st)

By: Muybridge, Eadweard

Price: £350.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


3 volume set. First edition first printing. All hardback books are tight clean and square. Boards sharp and clean, title gilt perfect. Text block clean, white edges, top edges have a hint of light toning. The pages are crisp and unblemished. Feel mostly unread. Beautiful sharp spine ends. Fine condition. Jackets are lovely, volume 3 has two 2mm edge tears to the top edge, else perfect. Overall a fine 3 volume set. For grading accuracy books are photographed without a protective book cover. This book is fitted with a non adhesive archival quality book protector to make a worthy addition to your collection. Note we do not use stock images, the book pictured is the book described. Please note : this set of books are very heavy (9000g / 20lbs ) all purchasers may be charged additional shipping. Overseas buyers the cost of postage will be considerable. Please contact bookseller for exact price. A superb one owner set, in first edition first printings. Muybridge a pioneer of early photography, here is presented the complete 781 plates from the "Animal Locomotion" series from 1887. The volumes contain all of the thousands of images originally taken on the 781 plates and originally issued in 11 volumes Volumes: 1&2: Males, 3&4: Females; 5: Males, 6: Females & Children, 7: Males & Females & Miscellaneous Subjects, 8: Abnormal Movements, Males & Females; 9: Horses, 10: Domestic Animals, 11: Wild Animals & Birds, Original Prospectus & Catalogue of Plates. A fine set for the collector.

Title: Muybridge's Complete Human and Animal Locomotion (Fine 3 Volume Set all 1st/1st)

Author Name: Muybridge, Eadweard

Categories: Art History & Photography,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Dover Pubns: 1979

ISBN Number: 0685926591

ISBN Number 13: 9780685926598

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall

Seller ID: 004164

Keywords: Human Animal Locomotion early photography