SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Fine cloth-bound hardcover in a Fine dust jacket; virtually as new. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Photographs by Ralph Gibson. 144 pages; 118 duo-toned b&w plates; 9 x 11.25 inches. SIGNED BY GIBSON on the title page and inscribed. LAID IN is a postcard from powerHouse Books announcing a booksigning with Gibson. Gibson shifts his eye from the female form to the printed word, featuring images from the world's greatest book collections and libraries.