Shooting Stars. The Rolling Stone Book of Portraits
San Francisco: Straight Arrow Books, 1973. 1st Edition. Folio, publisher's stiff photo-illustrated wraps.
First edition photobook of portraits of rock stars taken for Rolling Stone magazine. Compiled, edited, and with contributions by Annie Leibovitz when she was just beginning as a photographer, this compilation comprises images of performers and ensembles such as Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Bob Dylan, Diana Ross, Janis Joplin, John Lennon, Tina Turner, Laura Nyro, Simon and Garfunkel, the Grateful Dead, and more, captured by twenty-one Rolling Stone photographers, including Leibovitz, Michael Cooper, Barry Feinstein, Norman Seeff, Baron Wolman, and others. Illustrated with black-and-white plates; with statements from each photographer. Moderate creasing and soiling to wraps. Very good. Item #7378