New York: E. & H.T. Anthony & Co., 1884. 8vo., 184 pp., illustrated from engravings. Decorative color printed paper wrappers; slight chipping and soiling along the spine and foredge of the front cover. Very good. Item #29802
E. & H. T. Anthony & Co. was the largest manufacturer, distributor, and publisher of photographic equipment, supplies, periodicals and instructional manuals in the America's. They provided their catalogue, imprinted with the name of a major photographic store; this copy bears the imprint of Edgar James Pullman (1836-1923) a pioneer Washington, D. C. photographer and supplier. He set up the first photographic show in the city and sold the first camera brought to the Capital. Numerous Washington photographers owed their start to him. His first shop was located on the third floor of 935 Pennsylvania Avenue.