The place no one knew: Glen Canyon on the Colorado

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Peregrine Smith Books, 1988 - Nature - 184 pages
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One of the important historic and aesthetic records of Glen Canyon. The sheer exquisite beauty of Eliot Porter's photographs of this wilderness gorge makes this one of the loveliest books ever published. Contains the best photographs from the 1963 edition and previously unpublished photographs from Porter's archives. 80 color plates.

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User Review  - BookWallah - LibraryThing

Hauntingly beautiful photographs of a land that is no more. Read full review

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User Review  - pansociety - LibraryThing

Eliot Porter's photography combined with quotations about the value of wilderness: see especially the second part of the book, "The Idea". Read full review

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