The viaLibri website requires cookies to work properly. You can find more information in our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Recently found by viaLibri....

Some account of the Art of Photogenic Drawing, or the Process by which Natural Objects may be made to delineate themselves without the aid of the Artist's Pencil.' Pp. 120-1 extracted from Proceedings of the Royal Society 4: 36 (6 December 1838 – 7 February 1839).
1839 1839 - Extract. 2 pp. Very Good. A report of Talbot's paper, read before the Royal Society on Jan. 31, 1839, also appears in The Athenæum No. 588 (2 February 1839), 97. In addition a different and shorter report appeared in The Literary Gazette No. 1150 (2 February 1839), 75. Talbot's paper was never published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society, as has been well documented (see Larry J. Schaaf, ' 'On the Art of Fixing a Shadow' – Talbot's first publication on photography', 5th February 2016, Talbot Catalogue RaisonnĂ© Web site), but by Taylor in a separate, 14-page edition of 250 copies. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]
      [Bookseller: Ted Kottler, Bookseller]
Last Found On: 2017-09-30           Check availability:      AbeBooks    


Browse more rare books from the year 1839

      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     562 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service      Privacy     

Copyright © 2018 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.