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1 Laughlin, Clarence John C. J. Laughlin
Toulouse Galerie Municipale Du Chateau D'Eau 1980 First Edition; First Printing Softcover 
Wraps, a fine copy of this exhibition catalog for a show that ran from June 1 - 30, this copy signed CJL and inscribed to Franklin and Penelope [Rosemont]. In the inscription he refers to this exhibition as his "French circulating show," asks their opinions of the catalog, thanks them for a copy of Surrealism and Its Popular Accomplises, and orders four more Surrealist books. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall 
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 Laughlin, Clarence John Edward Weston and Clarence John Laughlin. An Introduction to the Third World of Photography
New Orleans New Orleans Museum of Art 1982 First Edition; First Printing Softcover 
Wraps, near fine with tiny tear / bump at foot of spine. Signed and inscribed "for Franklin and Penelope [Rosemont], Surrealist Salutations and best wishes for a New Year. Here's hoping it will see the crushing of Reagan." Signed with his initials. He has added a PS promising to telephone, and on the front wrap in the lower right corner, he directs them to a certain page of the catalog. On that page, he brackets the entry that refers to a certain photograsph, "Apparition of Disaster No. 1." Laid in is the 3-page program notes. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 54 pp 
Price: 150.00 USD
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3 Laughlin, Clarence John Ghosts Along the Mississippi. an Essay in the Poetic Interpretation of Louisiana's Plantation Architecture
New York Bonanza (1961) New Revised Edition; Reprint Hardcover 
Fine in lightly used dust jacket with two short tears, This copy warmly signed and inscribed to US Surreallsts "Penelope and Franklin [Rosemont] with the hope this will lead to a return visit. 3/77" ; Folio 
Price: 100.00 USD
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4 Laughlin, Clarence John Introduction and Photographs in Gallery Series Two
Chicago Harper Square Press 1968 First Edition; First Printing Softcover 
Wraps, a very good copy with rubbing and corner creases on rear wrap, and small corner crease and short wrinkles at the staples. This copy is signed and inscribed by Laughlin to Franklin Rosemont in 1975. In the later 1970s, Laughlin came to identify himself more and more with the Chicago Surrealists. This inscription came early in their relationship. ; tall narrow small 4to (10 x 5"); 80 pp 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5 Caillois, Roger; (Laughlin, Clarence John, Association Copy) The Mask of Medusa
New York Clarkson N. Potter 1964 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Very good+ with previous owner's name obliterated on f. E. P. , in very good dust jacket with quite mild stain visible on upper quarter of rear panel. An interesting association copy: Toward the end of his life, photographer Clarence John Laughlin identified quite strongly with the Chicago Surrealist Group, and this was a favorite book of his. This copy is signed and inscribed by Laughlin to leading American surrealists, Franklin and Penelope Rosemont. "To Franklin and Penelope, lovers of strange analogies...The book philosophically investigates parallels and relationships between humans and insects." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 127 pp 
Price: 150.00 USD
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6 Laughlin, Clarence John The Personal Eye
Millerton Aperture 1973 First Edition Paperback 
Wraps, very good- with short tear on fore-edge of front wrap with paper thinned around tear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Laughlin, Clarence John The Personal Eye
[chicago] N. P (1975) Softcover 
Wraps, a very good+ copy with tiny tears at top edge of front wrap. Apparently a piracy of the text of the Aperture book of the same name, but without illustrations. Prepared for a Laughlin speaking engagement in Chicago, and signed and inscribed to "Franklin and Penny" [Rosemont] ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 75.00 USD
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