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Books by Eliot Porter

“In Wildness Is the Preservation of the World.” San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1962.

The Place No One Knew: Glen Canyon on the Colorado. San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1963.

Forever Wild: The Adirondacks. Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y.: Adirondack Museum, and New York: Harper & Row, 1966.

Summer Island: Penobscot Country. San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1966.

Baja California and the Geography of Hope, with Joseph Wood Krutch. San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1967.

Galápagos: The Flow of Wildness. San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1968.

Down the Colorado. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1969.

Appalachian Wilderness: The Great Smoky Mountains, with Edward Abbey. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1970.

Birds of North America: A Personal Selection. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1972.

The Tree Where Man Was Born: The African Experience, with Peter Matthiessen. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1972.

Moments of Discovery: Adventures with American Birds, with Michael Harwood. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1977.

Antarctica. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1978.

Intimate Landscapes. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1979.

The Greek World, with Peter Levi. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1980.

American Places, with Wallace Stegner. New York: E/P/ Dutton, 1981.

All Under Heaven: The Chinese World, with Jonathan Porter. New York: Pantheon Books, 1983.

Eliot Porter's Southwest. New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1985.

Maine, Boston: Little, Brown, 1986.

Eliot Porter. Boston: Little, Brown, 1987.

Mexican Churches, with Ellen Auerbach. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1987.

The West. New York: New York Graphic Society, 1988.

Iceland, with Jonathan Porter. Boston: Little, Brown, 1989.

Mexican Celebrations, with Ellen Auerbach. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1990

Monuments of Egypt, with Wilma Stern. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1990.

Nature's Chaos, with James Gleick. New York: Viking, 1990.

The Grand Canyon. Munich and New York: Prestel-Verlag and ARTnews, 1992.

Vanishing Songbirds, The Sixth Order, Wood Warblers and Other Passerine Birds. Boston: Bulfinch Press, 1996.


Books about Eliot Porter

John Rohrbach. A Passion for Birds: Eliot Porter’s Photography. Fort Worth: Amon Carter Museum, 1997.

John Rohrbach, et. al. Eliot Porter: The Color of Wildness. New York: Aperture in association with the Amon Carter Museum, 2001.

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