London: John William Parker, 1840 - 1841. First editions. 4tos., variable paginations, illustrated with numerous engravings. 2 volumes. These 2 bound volumes comprise Vols. XVI to XIX, No. 482 (January 4, 1840) through No. 608 (December 25, 1841) of this weekly periodical. There is some light transferring of ink from engravings to the page opposite. Bound in later cloth over boards, with slight wear to edges, and wear at one hinge. Very good. Item #30038
Containing early mentions and articles about photography and the Daguerreian process.