SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY First edition, first printing. Signed and inscribed to an important figure in contemporary photography (please inquire) by Myers. Hardcover. Brown cloth-covered boards with title stamped in gold on spine; with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Photographs by Joan Myers. Text by William deBuys. Includes a bibliography and an index. Designed by Kristina Kachele. 328 pp., with 79 duotone plates and additional illustrations. 10-1/4 x 8-3/4 inches. CONDITION: Near Fine (1/4-inch closed tear at heel of spine, else Fine), in Near Fine dust jacket (slight bump to heel of spine, else Fine). Far-ranging photographic, historical, social and environmental study of the Salton Sea area of Southern California.