by Luc Sante
Publisher's Description
"Arriving on the heels of Low Life, Luc Sante's acclaimed evocation of the underside of New York City's history, Evidence is an investigation into the mysteries of crime, death, and photography that only this incisive writer could conduct."--the publisher. The book contains 55 photographs taken as evidence, including images of startling, brutal, and sometimes spectral beauty. In his text, Sante examines these photographs in minute detail. This exceptional book makes historical, sociological, aesthestic and scientific statements all at once. It is an intriguing addition to the librairies of mystery lovers, scientists, and aficionados of the macabre.
ISBN: 0374150508
Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux (T)
Hardcover : 99 pages
Language: English
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