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Alpha & Omega Postmortem Portraits of Children By David Morrish
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This is a collection of 19th Century portrait photographs mainly of deceased children, i.e. postmortem portraits, that were made for family albums at the time. Includes a brief essay on the history... More > and context of the practice and a complete inventory of the author's collection. Full color large scale reproductions fill the other pages. None of these images are published any where else. This is a must-have for collectors of the genre.< Less
Les Poubelles de Saint-Pierre By David Morrish
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Saint-Pierre & Miquelon are two tiny islands just off the south coast of Newfoundland on Canada's Atlantic coast. These French territories are under French rule, requiring entry with a passport... More > and using the Euro as currency even though they are within sight of Newfoundland's coast. In this small fishing town, les poubelles (garbage containers) found on the narrow streets of Saint-Pierre are unique in their brilliance and speak of the quest for identity through colour. The foggy grey weather makes the use of colour an important relief from the monochrome monotony and inclement weather that can dominate this rocky island.< Less