Robert Flynn Johnson is Curator Emeritus of the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. He is the author of many books, including Anonymous: Enigmatic Images from Unknown Photographers. Alexander McCall Smith is the author of over sixty books, including the award-winning No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series.Alexander McCall Smith
is the internationally best-selling author of numerous novels, including the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series, the Isabel Dalhousie series, the Portuguese Irregular Verbs series, and the 44 Scotland Street series. His books have been translated into forty-six languages. Formerly a professor of medical law, he now devotes himself to writing. He lives in Scotland.
“A very eclectic collection of beautiful but strangely intriguing photographs.” - Roanoke Times
“This mounting of photographs taken by now-unknown hands is different, and if you can keep from smiling broadly at several of them, you should loosen up.” - Booklist
“Almost without exception (the pictures) are arresting accidents of artistic expression, alive with personality.” - San Francisco Magazine
“(Explores) unintentional beauty, one that owes its existence to the nature of the camera itself.” - Art & Antiques