On Reading


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This classicu2015both playful and poeticu2015is reissued with striking new duotone reproductions.

AndrxE9 KertxE9sz (1894-1985) was one of the most inventive, influential, and prolific photographers in the medium's history. This small volume, first published in 1971, became one of his signature works. Taken between 1920 and 1970, these photographs capture people reading in many parts of the world. Readers in every conceivable placeu2015on rooftops, in public parks, on crowded streets, waiting in the wings of the school playu2015are caught in a deeply personal, yet universal, moment. KertxE9sz's images celebrate the absorptive power and pleasure of this solitary activity and speak to readers everywhere. Fans of photography and literature alike will welcome this reissue of this classic work that has long been out of print. 68 duotone photographs

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