DICTIONARY OF PHOTOGRAPHY by WALTER E. WOODBURY THE SCOVILL & ADAMS COMPANY OF NEW YORK 60 and 62 East Eleventh Street 1899 Rare deluxe edition, quarto, 536pp. Frontispiece entitled "The Old Mill" (1894). Image size 5"x7"; paper size. On bottom left of image : "ALFRED STIEGLITZ STUDIO".On bottom right: PHOTOGRAVURE E. Printed on heavy, high quality paper, excellent tonal values. Tiny spot on image, most likely correctable by any. An amazing A to Z compendium of everything photographic. In 1899, profusely illustrated with over 2000 references.
A sturdy, very good+ copy, spine with slight mellowing, all gilt nicely readable, cover. Illustration excellent, covers show rubbing, soiling to. Extremities, very lightly bowed, contents of text is fine. And unmarked but for owner name to front endpaper. An extremely rare deluxe limited edition.An important 19th-century photography book. And an original Stieglitz photograph. A SAMPLE OF RECENT FEEDBACK. A true pleasure to trade with.
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