THE SILVER SUNBEAM: A PRACTICAL AND THEORETICAL TEXT-BOOK ON SUN DRAWING AND PHOTOGRAPHIC PRINTING: COMPREHENDING ALL THE WET AND DRY PROCESSES AT PRESENT KNOWN, WITH COLLODION, ALBUMEN, GELATINE, WAX, RESIN, AND SILVER; AS ALSO HELIOGRAPHIC ENGRAVING, PHOTOLITHOGRAPHY, PHOTOZINCOGRAPHY, MICROPHOTOGRAPHY, ETC...

NY: Joseph H. Ladd, 1869. Sixth ed. 8vo., xv, 518 (1) pp., adverts., illustrations in text. Newly bound in paper over boards with paper labels affixed to front and spine. Dampstaining throughout, several pages have large closed tears which have been repaired; previous owner's name and some childish scribbling on one page. Item #28098

Dr. Towler was the editor of HUMPHREY'S JOURNAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY and other works on photography. The SILVER SUNBEAM was his best manual and the most often used of its day, going through nine editions. The contributors included the following: Blanquart-Evard, John W. Draper, M. Carey Lea, R.J. Fowler, et al.

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