1966. Item #A6165
Cendrars, Blaise, and Robert Doisneau. La Banlieue de Paris. Paris: Seghers 1966 (1st pub. 1949). 142p, 24 photos by Robert Doisneau. Good paperbound (average shelf wear). ** Cendrars's evocative description of tough postwar life in the suburbs of Paris, followed by Doisneau's equally evocative photos of Aubervilliers, Montrouge, Ivry-sur-Seine, and elsewhere. A reduced-size, abridged version of the original inspired collaboration, which Parr and Badger call "Doisneau's best book" (Photobook I:187). Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.