London: Hazell, Watson, & Viney, 1899. Wall, E.J. Fifth edition. 12mo., vii, 104 pp., viii-xxi pp. (adverts), original carbon print mounted as frontispiece. The cloth is showing light fading from moisture and wear; tissue repair at the front hinge; text shows leght wear and edgetoning. A good copy. Item #26557
An excellent in-depth manual for the carbon printing process. It includes historical notes, explaining how to prepare the nonsensitive tissues; sensitizing, drying and keeping the tissue; printing, development and fixing; double-transfer process; transferring prints to opal, glass, metal, wood, ivory or any polished surface; retouching and coloring carbon prints, etc. Also with a chapter on Mr. Thos. Manly's "Ozotype" process. The frontispiece is an original carbon photo by the author.
Roosen and Salu No. 1622.