For more about Berenice Abbott:
Abbott, Berenice Abbott Photographs,|
New York: Horizon Press,
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An overview of the work of Berenice Abbott shown through photographs selected
by Berenice Abbott, with an introduction by poet Muriel Rukeyser.
ONeal, Berenice Abbott American Photographer,|
McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1982
The only biography of Abbott in print, it covers all of her work
through the 1980s.
Yochelson, Berenice Abbott: Changing New York,|
New York: The
New Press, 1997
A new and improved edition, this book includes all of the photographs
in Abbotts ten-year photo documentary of New York. More than 300 pictures
are divided into regions with detailed maps and captions from the original research.
Includes a lively essay by Yochelson about Abbotts New York work.
Abbott, New Guide to Better Photography, |
New York: Crown Publishers,
The second updated edition of Abbotts Guide to Better Photography,
this how-to manual is illustrated with photographs by Abbott and others. Includes
a revealing chapter on composition, Abbott-style.
Weaver and Martha Wheelock, Berenice Abbott, A View of the 20th Century,|
Los Angeles: Ishtar Films, 1992 (Color, 59 minutes)
An entertaining documentary film about Berenice Abbotts
career, narrated by the artist.
Essays on Photography, ed. Alan Trachtenberg,|
New Haven, Conn.: Leetes Island Books, Inc., 1951
Abbotts essay written for a photo magazine detailing her
views on both photography as art and documentary photography.
to Museum of the City of New York|
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the Abbott photos from her study of New York on-line, plus the essay by Bonnie
Yochelson from the newly released book, Changing New York
Evans G. Valens, The Attractive Universe: Gravity
and the Shape of Space,
Cleveland: World Publishing Co.,
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Illustrated by Berenice Abbott, this little book explores the laws of gravity
on earth and in space and exemplifies Abbott's ideas about explaining scientific
theories through photography.
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