David Bailey & Peter Evans. Photographs by David Bailey.
New York. Coward-McCann. 1969. First American Edition. Cloth-bound hardback, dust jacket. 240 pages. Illustrated throughout with Bailey's black and white portrait photographs. 365 x 290mm (14¼ x 11½"). 2.4kg. . English. Near fine, in near fine dust jacket; not price-clipped, no inscriptions, some slight shelf wear, but generally the nicest copy we have seen of this book.
An excellent copy of David Bailey's cult book on the Swinging Sixties. Bailey's portraits of the great and the good of Young London and New York are supported by Peter Evans' distinctive, journalistic writings on the people and the times. The sitters include Brigitte Bardot, Cecil Beaton, Marisa Berenson, Jane Birkin, Michael Caine, Julie Christie, Ossie Clark, Catherine Deneuve, Mia Farrow, Albert Finney, Jean-Luc Godard, Mick Jagger, Brian Jones, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Dudley Moore, Rudolf Nureyev, Oliver Reed, Keith Richard, Peter Sellers, Jean Shrimpton, Barbra Streisand, Andy Warhol, Franco Zeffirelli and many, many more.