The Origins of Photography
First Edition Thus
(New York): Thames and Hudson, (1982). 280 pages. 10-1/4 by 11-1/2 inches. With 191 illustrations "that have been specially reproduced to bring out the silver and sepia tints of the original prints" -- from the front flap. First published in 1955 and enlarged in 1969. This edition further revised and with a new chapter on the the origins of photography in Italy. ISBN: 9780500540800.
First edition thus. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. In the publisher's near fine matching slipcase with lamination beginning to peel in a few places. A large, heavy book.