Lover of the Fancy

Early C20th American culture and dissent

Letters, 1916-1984
Ansel Adams


This popular edition of Adams’s acclaimed book of letters, originally published in 1988 as a companion volume to his bestselling autobiography, brings the vivid letters of America’s most beloved photographer/environmentalist to a whole new generation of readers.

Paperback (23cm x 15cm), 440pp, 16 photographs
Bullfinch Press, 2001 (1988)
ISBN 9780821226827


ANSEL ADAMS 1902 – 1984) was the most honored American photographer of the twentieth century. Through the exhibition and publication of his work, his writings, and his leadership in the Sierra Club, Adams was also a prescient and highly effective voice in the fight to preserve America’s remaining wilderness.