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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,
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,
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,
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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