1939. Item #A6393
Goldschmidt, E.P. & Co. Catalogue 52: Old Books. A Collection of Early Photographs and Books Commemorating the Centenary of Fox Talbot and Daguerre. London . 80p, several pls. Very good paperbound (light cover soil, top of spine chipped). ** Items 121-294 consist of books about Fox Talbot, Daguerre, the Fizeau Process, various photographically illustrated subjects, and the beginnings of cinematography, as well as original calotypes, early historical photos, early portraits of scientists, etc. The first part of the catalogue also includes early books on navigation and maritime law. (Payne, Great Catalogues by Master Booksellers, no. 38). Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. Scarce.