American Ruins: Ghosts on the Landscape (First Edition)

By: Maxwell MacKenzie

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One of the most important architectural photographers working today, MacKenzie chronicles a fast-disappearing manifestation of the American Dream---the eloquent remains of barns, houses, and schools erected by immigrant settlers. His crisp black-and-white prints provide a poignant reminder that architecture sometimes becomes most evocative when it slips toward ruin. Paperback. Foldover covers. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. 79pp. Full refund if not satisfied.


One of the Most Important architectural photographers working today, MacKenzie chronicles a fast-disappearing manifestation of the American Dream -- the eloquent remains of barns, houses, and schools erected by immigrant settlers. His crisp black-and-white prints provide a poignant reminder that architecture sometimes becomes most evocative when it slips toward ruin.With an artist's eye, an architect's sensibility, and a native son's passion, MacKenzie has made poetic images of these primitive but elegant structures that transcend both time and place.

Title: American Ruins: Ghosts on the Landscape (First Edition)

Author Name: Maxwell MacKenzie

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: Photography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Afton, MN, Afton Historical Society Press: 2001

ISBN Number: 1890434418

ISBN Number 13: 9781890434410

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 031740

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