SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Fine cloth-bound hardcover in a Fine dust jacket, protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Mann's meditation on mortality and death, shot on glass plates and presented in a series of chapters: the remains of the family dog; decaying corpses at a body farm; traces left by the death of a fugitive on Mann's property; the landscape where the Civil War battle of Antietam was fought; and finally, a series of extreme close-up portraits of Mann's children. Photographs and introduction by Sally Mann. SIGNED BY MANN on the title page; no inscription. 132 pages; 85 full-page tri-toned b&w plates + 1 color plate; 11.75 x 13 inches. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.