[New York]: Phaidon, . 128pp. Small octavo. Pictorial wrappers. Frontispiece. Black and white illustrations. Minor dusting to wrappers, else about fine. Item #WRCLIT72928
First edition. Eugene Atget (1857-1927) took over 10,000 photographs of the trades, shops, architecture and street scenes of Paris and its surrounds. Intended only as records for libraries and museums, Atget modestly called his images "documents for artists."