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Von Daguerre Bis Heute II

by Abring, H. D

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Herne, Germany: Herausgeber Privates Foto-Museum, 1981. Hardcover. First edition. Very Good/Near Fine hardcover in cloth-bound, pictorial boards, with a light bump to two tips and moderate bump to the edge of the top boards which has resulted in a short tear, not affecting the text block; no dj, as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. 260 pages; b&w photos throughout; 8.5 x 11.5 inches. Index. Text in German. This volume opens with a 31-page illustrated timeline and history of the Magic Lantern including images and details of specific models followed by a photographic history of the camera and photographic equipment, from the 1840s to the 1970s, with about 6 cameras per page with detailed descriptions. Chapters on cameras include box types, plate models, stereoscope cameras, SLR, instamatics, 2 1/4, specialty cameras, etc. There is a separate chapter on projectors, one on accessories, and lenses.
  • Bookseller: A&D Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 11241
  • Title: Von Daguerre Bis Heute II
  • Author: Abring, H. D
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Herausgeber Privates Foto-Museum
  • Place: Herne, Germany
  • Date published: 1981
  • Keywords: Cameras; Ephemera; History of Photography
  • Bookseller catalogs: Photography; History of Photography; Ephemera; Cameras;
  • Subjects: PHOTOGRAPHY / General;


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