Reprint, with a new foreword. Originally published: San Francisco : Sierra Club, 1960. Originally published in series: Sierra Club exhibit format series ; 1.
|Statement||Ansel Adams, Nancy Newhall.|
|Contributions||Newhall, Nancy Wynne.|
|LC Classifications||HC103.7 .A68 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiv, 89 p. :|
|Number of Pages||89|
|LC Control Number||91010436|
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