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Original blindstamped green cloth decorated and lettered in gilt on bevelled boards. "Acer dasy carpum" (White or silver maple) under leaf. Previous owner's name and address, children's rubber stamp images, and rear endpaper notated in pencil, none of which affects the text or albumen print. Historical introduction, Leaf negatives, Waxed prints as negatives, Silver process, Printing by development, Processes without silver, Removal of stains, Apparatus and chemicals. Silver Maple, Solomon's Seal, and Maidenhair are the three specimens in the albumen frontispiece, representing three different families of leaf designs. Photo shows dark cover edge spot. Himes was Professor of Natural Science, Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pa. 38 pp.
Title: Leaf Prints: Or Glimpses at Photography
Illustrator: Albumen Print Frontispiece
Edition: First ( No Additional printings)
Publisher: Philadelphia, Benerman & Wilson: 1868
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Good Plus
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 003576
Keywords: NOISBN Negative. Albumen. Silver. Exposure.