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Valicourt Manual Roret Photography Photo On Metal Paper Glass Daguerreotype 1851
Paris: Nouveau Manuel Complet de Photographie sur Métal. Valicourt Manual Roret Photography Photo On Metal Paper Glass Daguerreotype 1851 The description of this item has been automatically translated. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. Please consult the conditions of sale at the end of the description before any purchase. VALICOURT (from Seranvillers), Edmond de. New Complete Manual of Photography on Metal, Paper and Glass. Containing all the Discoveries of MM. Niepce and Daguerre, F. Talbot, Herschell, Hunt, Blanquart-Evrard, Niepce de St-Victor, Fizeau, Clauder, Baron Gros, Humbert de Molard, Legray, etc., etc. As well as the improvements which have been brought to it, preceded by a historical and critical summary on the Origin and the progress of Photography, by E. de Valicourt. New edition, completely redesigned, adorned with figures, and updated on the most recent improvements. In Paris, at the Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, 1851. In-16 - 9.5x14.5cm. Vintage blue half-sorrow binding, smooth back decorated with triple threads, dotted lines and golden lace, marbled paper on the dishes, speckled edges. XVI, 368pp. Good copy complete with its folding board. Slight ink transfers on the first 150 pages of the work (without great consequence, the work remains very clean and quite legible), a small marginal tear (also without consequence) on the sheet of pages 197/198, if not very beautiful and extremely rare copy. Published 3 years after the original edition, this work is mainly interested in the daguerreotype (technique used by Valicourt himself … [Click Below for Full Description]
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