Portraits of Greatness


Portraits of Greatness

KARSH, Yousuf

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Includes many of Karsh's best known portraits such as Churchill and Hemingway. In his introduction, the photographer muses about what makes "greatness." Do great people possess any traits in common? He concludes that they do and that those traits are what he tries to capture in their photos.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: University of Toronto Press
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Date Published: 1960
  • Place Published: n/a
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: Yes
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Good +
  • Details:
    207 p. 31 cm. 96 b&w portrait photos. Black cloth hardcover in mylar-covered dustjacket. Signed by Karsh on front free endpaper. Blind stamp on dedication page. A few spots to top edge of text block. Some green marks to edge of jacket front and some soiling to edges of jacket.

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