Amsterdam: Letteren & Kunst, 1964. First German language ed. Small thick 4to., 303 pp., plus (14) pp. notes and index, profusely illustrated in gravure, several color plates, one of which has an embossed illustrated acetate overlay. Previous owner's neat signature on the blank free endpaper. Light foxing on the cloth, else a very good copy in a moderately worn dust jacket. Item #51335
A remarkable illustrated historical survey and an excellent reference. It includes equipment, books, journals, photographer's advertising stickers and posters, portraits, panoramas, etc. and is especially valuable for the inclusion of European images and materials not found in many English language histories. Text in German.