"Eisenstaedts Album - Fifty Years of Friends and Acquaintances" has an introduction by Philip Kunhardt, Jr. and was published by Viking Press in 1976. Alfred Eisenstaedt was a celebrity photography for many decades. His photographs were prevalent in Life Magazine and he was called the "father of photojournalism". This book contains not only his collection of photographs but also the signatures and sayings of the fascinating people he met during his international travels since the 1920s. George Bernard Shaw, Charlie Chaplin, Gloria Swanson, Bertrand Russell, Winston Churchill, Katherine Hepburn, Robert Frost, the Kennedys, Marlene Dietrick, Beverly Sills, Tennessee Williams, Leonard Bernstein, Sir Laurence Olivier and Gerald Ford are just a few of the friends and acquaintances to be found on these pages.
This over sized vintage book is complete with its dust jacket. It has red cloth covers and a photographic dust jacket. It is in very good vintage condition with a tight binding and clean pages.