Item #54628 HISTOIRE DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE. Raymond Lecuyer.


Paris: Baschet et Cie, 1945. First edition. Folio, iii, 455 pp., profusely illustrated with tipped-in plates, photogravures, negative images, various color printing processes, anaglyphes, die-cut over leaves, etc. Owners neat signature on the front flyleaf. Decorative paper over boards, which is rubbed through along the corners and edges, backed in cloth with title on gilt on the spine. The spine is worn at the spine ends and torn along the front joint, but holding firm. Internally a very good copy with the viewer in front pocket. issued without dw. Item #54628

An extensive treatment from the prehistory of photography through the 20th-century. An elaborate book, using various photo-mechanical methods of reproduction. Certainly the most accomplished history to its time, and in many ways, still.

Price: $100.00

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