The Hakima: A Tragedy in Fez

Betsch, William; Paul Bowles (Introduction)

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Price: $20.00

Publisher: Aperture
Date Published: [1991]
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 0893812870
Book Id: 37510


Quarto [29 cm] Hardcover with the pictorial dust jacket. Both are in fine condition. Still in the publisher's shrink-wrap.


First Photo Book Award (City of Paris/Kodak-Pathe Foundation). From the dust jacket- "True-to-Life mystery, The Hakima: A Tragedy in Fez is a wholly unprecedented form of novelistic photojournalism. Investigating the apparent suicide of a Moroccan bride whose virginity is suspect, prize-winning photographer William Betsch interviews Hakima's intimates and captures on film her sensual and terrifying world."

By This Publisher: Aperture