Brown cloth. 443 pages + 34 pages of wonderful photographic related ads, some with illustrations of photo equipment of the period. This is an unusually nice copy -- virtually no wear to cloth, perhaps some light fading to the spine, otherwise this is a ve SELLING USED AND RARE BOOKS ON ABE SINCE 1997 AND OUT OF OUR BOOKSTORE SINCE 1988. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: THE SILVER SUNBEAM: A PRACTICAL AND ...
Editorial: Joseph H. Ladd, Pub.
Año de publicación: 1866
Edición: 5th Edition.
Descripción Josephy H. Ladd, New York, 1864. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Fair. Title continues: "Also heliographic engraving, photolithography, photozincography, celestial photography, photography in natual colors, tinting and coloring of photographs, printing in various colors; the carbon process, the card-picture, the vignette, and sterography." Third edition, enlarged. 373 pp, + 28 (ads). Lacking endpapers, general wear and soiling to boards, foxing and occasional staining to pages; binding sound. A highly detailed, widely used manual of photographic processes that was first published in 1863 and went through at least nine editions. Nº de ref. de la librería 2665
Descripción Joseph H. Ladd, New York, 1864. Hardcover. 1st edition. Small octavo in original embossed green publisher's cloth with gilt on spine. A well-used copy with stains and wear; scattered foxing internally with some damp stains. Topics include the history of photography, celestial photography, tinting and coloring of photographs, printing in colors, carbon process, the Card-Picture, the Vignette, Stereography, &c. &c. Includes formulas for all aspects of the photographic and printing processes of that time. Index and with 29 pages of advertisements at rear. Scarce. Nº de ref. de la librería 812