Haunter of Ruins: The Photography of Clarence John Laughlin

Haunter of Ruins: The Photography of Clarence John Laughlin

by John H. Lawrence, Historic New Orleans Collection Staff, Patricia B. Schmit
     
 
Called "Edgar Allan Poe with a camera", Clarence John Laughlin (1905-1984) reveals New Orleans at its most brooding and mysterious in 69 never-before-published images. Compiled by the Historic New Orleans Collection, this volume brings together an eerie gallery of French Quarter facades, funerary sculpture, and other details that summon up the Acadian gothic described

Overview

Called "Edgar Allan Poe with a camera", Clarence John Laughlin (1905-1984) reveals New Orleans at its most brooding and mysterious in 69 never-before-published images. Compiled by the Historic New Orleans Collection, this volume brings together an eerie gallery of French Quarter facades, funerary sculpture, and other details that summon up the Acadian gothic described by six distinguished writers. 69 illustrations. Size D. 112 pp.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780821223611
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company
Publication date:
09/01/1997
Pages:
105
Product dimensions:
9.49(w) x 12.38(h) x 0.64(d)
Age Range:
13 Years

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