The Evolution of Photography. With a Chronological Record of Discoveries, Inventions, Etc. Contributions to Photographic Literature and Personal Reminiscences Extending Over Forty Years. Piper & Carter and John Werge, London, 1890. viii + 312 pp. + 4 collogtype plates + ads. Octavo. First edition. Original dark blue cloth.
An historical and anecdotal discussion of 19th century photographic history. "Interesting [and] opinionated early history with dates for many photomechanical patents in England. 4 Collotype plates"--Hanson Collection catalog.
Very Good; fading to spine; moderate wear to extremities; creasing to rear free-endpaper.