Paris: Gauthiers-villars, 1879. First edition. 12mo., [iii], 78,  pp., mounted photographic frontispiece with printed tissue guard, double page mounted photographic plate with printed tissue guard. Printed paper wrappers; front wrapper detached, spine largely eroded, rear wrapper and terminal signature loose; foxed and stained. A good copy. Item #53125
Instructions for painters, travelers and tourists on simplifying the mechanics of photography and how to build the necessary instruments; also, how to make photographic negatives on oiled paper.
Roosens and Salu No. 7825.