Pasadena: Twelvetrees, 1988. Schles, Ken. Limited. hardcover. Beautifully illustrated with finely printed full-page gravure plates on heavy stock, juxtaposed with limited text by Lewis Mumford, George Orwell, Jorge Luis Borges, Franz Kafka and Jean Baudrillard. Slim 8vo, black cloth, d.w. Pasadena: Twelvetrees Press, 1988. Limited first edition -- one of 2000 copies. A fine copy, as new, in a fine dust wrapper. fine / fine.
Despite the fairly high limitation, this debut collection of Schles' gritty urban photographs is scarce and highly collectible.