Paris: Administration du "Bulletin de l'imprimerie" 1888. First edition. 8vo., ix, 343 pp., 6 plates, text illustrations, adverts. Printed paper wrappers, with a short chip lacking at the base of the spine. Near fine. Item #26669
A review of printing techniques, including stereotype, electro-galvanography, photogravure, phototypie, photochromie, and typochromie. More than a hundred illustrations detailing processes, with six plates from a variety of processes, including progressive and full color, photoglyptique (photogravure) and phototypique (photolithography). An authoritative compendium of the processes in use at this time. Roosens and Salu #8177. Nadeau, Encyclopedia of Printing, Photographic and Photomechanical Processes, cccxiv and p. 377.