River of Shadows
Viking: 2003. Signed first edition. Hardcover in dust jacket, signed on the title page. Fine.
Eadweard Muybridge and the Technological Wild West.
''. . . that man who seems in retrospect like a bullet shot through a book. His trajectory ripped through all the central stories of his time . . . He is the man who split the second, as dramatic and far-reaching an action as the splitting of the atom.''