Hartford: H.J. Rodgers, Publisher, 1872. First edition. 12mo., 235 pp., plus errata leaf, frontispiece with tissue guard, numerous engraved illustrations. Cloth mottled; a near fine copy. Item #18834
Consists largely of advice to sitters, much of it humorous. Running title: The people's guide to photography. Contains the following chapters: Phrenological Photography, Facial Resemblance Between Man and the Brute Creation, To Young Men - How to Look Well in Pictures, To Young Women - How to Look Beautiful in Pictures, Perplexities of a Photographers' Life, Hair Invigorators and Restorers, etc.
Roosens and Salu No. 9369.