London. Thames & Hudson. 1999. First edition. Black cloth-bound hardback, dust jacket. 275 pages. With 313 illustrations, 257 in duotone and 56 in colour. 340 x 270mm (13½ x 10¾"). 2.4kg. 0500542295. English. Near fine, in very good dust jacket; some light shelf wear; no tears or inscriptions.
A generously illustrated survey of David Bailey's life and work from 1957 to 1969. It begins with his early days in London's East End, then follows his progress from an assistant to John French to his early years with Vogue. It explores his place in the Swinging Sixties and his friendship with celebrities of the age, including Jean Shrimpton, Penelope Tree, Catherine Deneuve, the Beatles and the Rolling Stones.
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