New York: The Macmillan Co., 1949. Hard cover. Good / No jacket. Item #85445
First edition. First printing of this classic book on film noir cinematography. Illustrations by the author John Alton who also won an academy award for his work on An American In Paris in 1951. One of the first books written by a working cinematographer.
Covers slightly rubbed. Clean throughout aside from illustrated plate pasted onto rear endpaper.