Paris: Gauthier-Villars, Imprimeur-Libraire, 1885. First edition. 2 volumes 8vo., xvi, 348 pp., illustrations in text; x, 238 pp., text illustrations. Half morocco and paper over boards, raised bands on spine with gilt title and rules. The top and bottom of the spines are lightly rubbed; other edges are rubbed with light chipping in a few places. The owner's name is stamped in gilt on the upper board of each volume. Both frontispieces are lacking. A good or better set. Item #53485
An excellent and comprehensive manual covering a wide array of apparatus, techniques, and processes, including platinotype; primarily for landscape and photography in the field. INSCRIBED by the author to his mother.
Roosens and Salu No. 5763.