Paris: Gauthier-Villars, Imprimeur-Libraire, 1885. First edition. 2 parts bound together. 8vo., [part 1] xvi, 348 pp., phototypie frontispiece, illustrations in text; [part 2] x, 238 pp., gelatin silver portrait frontispiece, text illustrations. Half morocco and marbled boards, raised bands on spine with gilt title and rules, t.e.g.; lightly rubbed. The frontispiece to the second part is detached and is foxed on the blank reverse. A very good copy. Item #26369
An excellent and comprehensive manual covering a wide array of apparatus, techniques, and processes, including platinotype; primarily for landscape and photography in the field. INSCRIBED by the author to his mother.
Roosens and Salu No. 5763.