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Feste Religiose in Sicilia
Ferdinando Scianna
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Format: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
Pages: 222 pages
Publisher: Leonardo da Vinci editrice, Bari, 1st Edition, 1965
Scianna, Fernando und Leonardo Sciascia: Feste Religiose in Sicilia - Leonardo da Vinci editrice, Bari, 1965. First edition, first printing (there was also a later printing in 1987). Cloth in linen with original dustjacket. 222 pages. 135 mm x 190 mm. Text in Italian.  Remarkable cooperation between famous Italian author Leonardo Sciascia and the great Italian photographer Fernando Scianna. Fernando Scianna started taking photographs in the 1960s while studying literature, philosophy and art history at the University of Palermo. It was there that he also began to photograph the Sicilian people, their surroundings and their customs. Feste Religiose in Sicilia (1965) includes an essay by the Sicilian writer Leonardo Sciascia, and was the first of Scianna's many collaborations with famous writers. 

Fine / Near Fine: A tight, clean copy throughout. Dust Jacket with light rubbing, light soiling, and edge wear with areas of very slight loss to top and more so about ¼” across the bottom of the spine.