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A Dictionary of Photography

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Product description

A thorough and practical dictionary of Victorian photography. Updating their first 1858 edition, Sutton and Dawson abridged and developed the dictionary content for functional and easy reference. Beyond its dictionary, the book contains chemical tables for photography, and sixteen pages of advertisements covering photographic equipment and the publisher's other works. Numerous diagrams are present in the book, and provide a visual reference for the comprehensive study of Victorian photography within.

The book is in fair condition considering its significant age. The binding is fragile, yet remains mostly intact. Some of the spine has peeled, yet it is present and the gilding remains clear. The hardcovers are held onto the spine by the cover cloth only. The pages all appear to be present and legible, with some damp-staining, and only the first blank page is detatched. The diagrams remain clear.

Item details

Added value:
16 further pages of advertisements
Author(s):
Edited by T. Sutton and G. Dawson
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
19cm x 13cm x 4cm
Edition:
1867
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
390
Publisher:
Sampson Low, Son & Marston
Title:
A Dictionary of Photography

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A thorough and practical dictionary of Victorian photography. Updating their first 1858 edition, Sutton and Dawson abridged and developed the dictionary content for functional and easy reference. Beyond its dictionary, the book contains chemical tables for photography, and sixteen pages of advertisements covering photographic equipment and the publisher's other works. Numerous diagrams are present in the book, and provide a visual reference for the comprehensive study of Victorian photography within.

The book is in fair condition considering its significant age. The binding is fragile, yet remains mostly intact. Some of the spine has peeled, yet it is present and the gilding remains clear. The hardcovers are held onto the spine by the cover cloth only. The pages all appear to be present and legible, with some damp-staining, and only the first blank page is detatched. The diagrams remain clear.

Added value:
16 further pages of advertisements
Author(s):
Edited by T. Sutton and G. Dawson
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
19cm x 13cm x 4cm
Edition:
1867
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
390
Publisher:
Sampson Low, Son & Marston
Title:
A Dictionary of Photography

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