BOOKS

Since the mid-1980s Richard Sexton has been a committed author of photographically illustrated books. His approach is descended from the tradition of the photo essay as embodied by the major picture magazines of the mid-20th century. He is the author or co-author/photographer of the following titles:

Creole World: Photographs of New Orleans and the Latin American Sphere (cover)

Creole World: Photographs of New Orleans and the Latin Caribbean Sphere (2014)

 

New Roads and Old Rivers: Louisiana's Historic Pointe Coupee Parish (cover)

New Roads and Old Rivers: Louisiana’s Historic Pointe Coupee Parish (2012)

 

Destrehan: The Man, The House, The Legacy (cover)

Destrehan: The Man, The House, The Legacy (2008)

 

Terra Incognita: Photographs of America's Third Coast by Richard Sexton; 2nd edition

Terra Incognita: Photographs of America’s Third Coast (2007)

 

Rosemary Beach Cover

Rosemary Beach (2007)

 

Gardens of New Orleans: Exquisite Excess (cover)

Gardens of New Orleans: Exquisite Excess (2000)

 

Vestiges of Grandeur: The Plantations of Louisiana's River Road (cover)

Vestiges of Grandeur: The Plantations of Louisiana’s River Road (1999)

 

Parallel Utopias: The Quest for Community (cover)

Parallel Utopias: The Quest for Community (1995)

 

New Orleans: Elegance and Decadence (cover)

New Orleans: Elegance and Decadence (1993)

 

In the Victorian Style Cover

In the Victorian Style (1991)

 

The Cottage Book (1989)

 

American Style: Classic Product Design from Airstream to Zippo (cover)

American Style: Classic Product Design from Airstream to Zippo (1987)