London Thames & Hudson 2002
Unpaginated, with 84 colour ills. Long 4to. In decorated, laminated firm card covers. Fine. Title page signed by the author, "Dublin 2011". Dramatic collection of photographs recording the monsoon season in India and the tropics of the eastern hemisphere, as part of a two-year commission by National Geographic. Introductory chapters include photojournalist McCurry's personal account of the challenging project, 'The Monsoon Paradox', Between the desert and forest: the Sahel', and 'The Meteorology of the Monsoon'. A memorable volume.