Millerton, NY: Aperture, 1973. First edition. Hardcover. 132 pages. Published in conjunction an exhibition that ran November 1973 to January 1974. Introduction by Jonathan Williams. Features stories by Lafcadio Hearn along with captions by Laughlin. Includes numerous black and white images. A tight near fine copy with some light bumping to the corners and top of the spine in a near fine dust jacket with the same minor bumping. Signed and inscribed by Laughlin on the verso of the front free endpaper: "for Gerald Nordland with the hope we will meet again in 1976! Clarence John Laughlin Oct 1975." A nice association copy as the recipient was an author and museum curator.