Bill Owen — SUBURBIA

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New York: FotoFolio, 1999. Squarish hardcover, no jacket as issued. 120pp, 117 tritone and 19 color illustrations. Fine clean copy

First Edition thus of the much sought-after cult classic. A finely printed re-issue / revised hardbound edition containing a new introduction by David Halberstam along with many vintage color images published here for the first time. A (…) dissection of the Northern California suburban sprawl of the late sixties and early seventies is truly one of the great American photography books of the last quarter of the 20th Century

Included in Martin Parr and Gerry Badger’s “The Photobook: A History Volume II”, page 25 and pages 296-297 of The Hasselblad Center’s “The Open Book”, and pages 224-225 of “The Book of 101 Books”‘

Bill Owen — SUBURBIA