THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF JOHN MUIR WOOD, 1805-1892: AN ACCOMPLISHED AMATEUR. Sara Stevenson, Julie Lawson, Michael Gray.

THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF JOHN MUIR WOOD, 1805-1892: AN ACCOMPLISHED AMATEUR.

London: Dirk Nishen Publishing and Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 1988. Wood, John Muir. First edition. 4to., 95 pp., text illustrations, 66 plates. Illustrated stiff wrappers. Subtle creases to cover; else very good. Item #11398

A professional musician, Wood was active in Edinburgh at the same time as Hill and Adamson. In the 1840's and 50's he made many photographs of the wild scenery in Scotland, towns he visited on the Continent, and of his friends and relations.

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