London: George Newnes, Ltd., 1898. First edition. 12mo., 169 pp., 6 adverts, illustrated from engravings and halftones. Blue cloth illustrated with black and gilt. Occasional foxing, else very good. Item #26355
An excellent book in which the author surveys the history of the medium, and details the various printing processes. He also raises the possibility of photography as a fine art.
Issued in the series: The Library of Useful Stories. Roosens and Salu No. 4923 incorrectly listing the priority as: NY:Appleton, 1898; London: George Newnes, 1899. Alfred T. Story was a British journalist whose books were first printed in England.