Paris: Leiber, 1864. First edition. 12mo., vii, 287 pp., illustrated from engravings. Contemporary half morocco gilt and marbled paper over boards. Slight rubbing at the tips with the previous owner's ink signature on the first blank leaf; the owner has also written his name "C. CABOCHE" across the top edge. Else, a fine and bright copy. Item #53217
An early text on the chemicals used in the photographic process.
Roosens and Salu No. 1818. WorldCat lists only nine copies.