Rescue me! / photographs by Richard Phibbs ; text by Richard Jonas ; typography by James Victore.
Contributor(s): Phibbs, Richard [photographer.].Material type: BookPublisher: New York, N.Y. : Aperture, 2016Edition: First edition.Description: 109 pages : color illustrations ; 17 x 24 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781597113380; 1597113387.Subject(s): Humane Society of New York | Dog adoption -- New York (State) -- New York -- Anecdotes | Dogs -- New York (State) -- New York -- Anecdotes | Dogs -- Pictorial worksDDC classification: 636.7088
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
For three years, fashion and portrait photographer Richard Phibbs has donated his services to the Humane Society of New York, making portraits of dogs up for adoption as part of the Manhattan shelter's work to find them allforever homes.The best of his photographs are featured in this simple and moving album, along with the story of each dog on its journey from often-shocking circumstances of abandonment and rejection, through rescue and the joy experienced in the new homes these pictures helped them find. This heartwarming New York story will appeal to dog lovers all over the world. Phibbs's introduction is a passionate appeal for everyone to rescue a dog. The book is perfectly sized and priced for an impulse buy. Royalties from its sale benefit the Humane Society of New York.