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The great Nadar : the man behind the camera / Adam Begley.

Begley, Adam, (author.).
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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 921 NADAR, FELIX (Text) 31951004243470 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781101902608
  • ISBN: 1101902604
  • Physical Description: 248 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Tim Duggan Books, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Nadar aloft -- Félix -- La vie de bohème -- The writing life -- "All is lost! Nadar has learned to draw!" -- On Rue Saint-Nadar -- Nadar vs. Nadar Jeune -- On the boulevard -- High and low -- Siege balloons -- A long good-bye -- Après Nadar -- Appendix: Momentos of Nadar's World.
Summary, etc.:
A portrait of the fabled Parisian photographer, adventurer, and pioneer discusses his bohemian youth, larger-than-life studio, pioneering exploits as a balloonist, and photography sessions with such famed subjects as Victor Hugo, Gustave Courbet, and Alexandre Dumas. --Publisher
Subject: Nadar, Félix, 1820-1910.
Photographers > France > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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